Shelby County Vital Records

Search Shelby County AL vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Shelby 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.

Calera-City Town Clerk Calera AL 10947 Alabama 25 35040 205-668-3503

Chelsea City Clerk Chelsea AL 11611 Chelsea Road 35043 205-678-8455

Columbiana Clerk Columbiana AL 107 Mildred Street 35051 205-669-5806

Montevallo City Clerk Montevallo AL 277 Park Drive 35115 205-665-2555

Pelham Clerk Pelham AL 32 Philip Davis Street 35124 205-620-6443

Shelby County Circuit Court Columbiana AL 112 North Main Street 35051 205-669-3760


Shelby 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.

Shelby County Health Department Pelham AL 2000 County Services Dr 35124 205-664-2470


Shelby 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.

Shelby County Marriage License Columbiana AL 112 North Main Street 35051 205-669-3710


Shelby 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.

Shelby County Coroner Columbiana AL 112 North Main Street 35051 205-669-3846


Shelby 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.

Alabaster City Hall Alabaster AL 201 1st Street North 35007 205-664-6800

Columbiana City Hall Columbiana AL 107 Mildred Street 35051 205-669-5800

Harpersville City Hall Harpersville AL 157 Alabama 25 35078 205-672-9877

Indian Springs Town Hall Indian Springs Village AL 2635 Cahaba Valley Rd 35124 205-982-1755

Wilsonville Town Hall Wilsonville AL 9905 N MAIN St 35186 205-669-6180

Wilsonville Town Hall Wilsonville AL 9905 North Main Street 35186 205-669-6180