Kane County Vital Records

Search Kane County IL vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Kane County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records for their municipality. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for vital records, which are available to the public. The office maintains certificates, death certificate, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Aurora City Clerk Aurora IL 44 East Downer Place 60505 630-256-3070

Elgin City Clerk Elgin IL 150 Dexter Court 60120 847-931-5660

Kane County Clerk St. Charles IL 540 Randall Road 60174 630-232-3413

Kane County Clerk Geneva IL 719 South Batavia Avenue 60134 630-232-5950

North Aurora Village Clerk North Aurora IL 25 East State Street 60542 630-897-8228


Kane County Health Department

Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records for births, deaths, marriages, and divorces that took place in their county or state. Many Health Departments have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Kane County Health Department Aurora IL 1240 North Highland Avenue 60506 630-897-1124

Kane County Health Department Elgin IL 113 South Grove Avenue 60120 847-695-0848


Kane County Marriage License Office

Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in the office’s jurisdiction. They are typically a division of the local county clerk or the health department. Marriage License Offices also maintain copies of marriage licenses they have issued, which are available to the public. In many locations, Marriage License Offices provide online search tools to locate marriage licenses. To access older marriage licenses, you may need to apply in person or by mail.

Kane County Marriage License Geneva IL 719 South Batavia Avenue 60134 630-232-5950


Kane County Coroner & Medical Examiner

Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain records by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Kane County Medical Examiner & Coroner Geneva IL 719 South Batavia Avenue 60134 630-232-3535


Kane County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including vital records. You can find birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees at the Town Hall or City Hall. In some locations, these vital records are available online or by filling out an online request form.

Aurora City Hall Aurora IL 44 East Downer Place 60505 630-892-8811

Batavia City Hall Batavia IL 100 North Island Avenue 60510 630-454-2000

Elgin City Hall Elgin IL 150 Dexter Court 60120 847-931-6100

Geneva City Hall Geneva IL 22 S 1st St 60134 630-232-7494

Hempshire Village Township Town Hall Hampshire IL 234 South State Street 60140 847-683-2181