Morgan County Vital Records

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


Morgan 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.

Jacksonville City Clerk Jacksonville IL 200 West Douglas Avenue 62650 217-479-4613

Morgan County Clerk Jacksonville IL 300 West State Street 62650 217-243-8581

Waverly City Clerk Waverly IL 171 North Pearl Street 62692 217-435-4611


Morgan 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.

Morgan County Health Department Jacksonville IL 345 West State Street 62650 217-245-5111


Morgan 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.

Morgan County Marriage License Jacksonville IL 300 West State Street 62650 217-243-8581


Morgan 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.

Morgan County Medical Examiner & Coroner Jacksonville IL PO Box 1261 62651 217-245-7423


Morgan 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.

Chapin City Hall Chapin IL 510 Everett St 62628 217-472-3111

Franklin Town Hall Franklin IL 114 Main Street 62638 217-675-2322

Jacksonville City Hall Jacksonville IL 200 West Douglas Avenue 62650 217-479-4600

Naples Town Hall Meredosia IL 211 McNair St 62665 217-754-3037