Will County Vital Records

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


Will 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.

Beecher Village Clerk Beecher IL 724 Penfield Street 60401 708-946-6388

Bolingbrook Village Clerk Bolingbrook IL 375 West Briarcliff Road 60440 630-226-8411

Braidwood City Clerk Braidwood IL 141 West Main Street 60408 815-458-2333

Elwood Village Clerk Elwood IL 201 East Mississippi Avenue 60421 815-423-5011

Homer Township Clerk Homer Glen IL 14350 West 151st Street 60491 708-301-7042

Lockport Township Clerk Lockport IL 222 East 9th Street 60441 815-838-1031

Monee Village Clerk Monee IL 5130 West Court Street 60449 708-534-8301

Will County Clerk Joliet IL 302 North Chicago Street 60432 815-740-4616


Will 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.

Will County Health Department Bolingbrook IL 323 Quadrangle Drive 60440 630-679-7000

Will County Health Department Joliet IL 1106 Neal Avenue 60433 815-727-8480

Will County Health Department University Park IL 44 Towncenter Drive 60484 708-534-0800


Will 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.

Will County Marriage License Joliet IL 302 North Chicago Street 60432 815-740-4626


Will 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.

Will County Medical Examiner & Coroner Joliet IL 57 North Ottawa Street 60432 815-727-8455


Will 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.

Crest Hill City Hall Crest Hill IL 1610 Plainfield Road 60403 815-741-5102

Custer Town Hall Wilmington IL 37131 Essex Road 60481 815-458-2252

Joliet City Hall Joliet IL 150 West Jefferson Street 60432 815-724-4000

Lockport City Hall Lockport IL 222 East 9th Street 60441 815-838-0549

Wilmington City Hall Wilmington IL 1165 South Water Street 60481 815-476-2175