District of Columbia Vital Records

Search District of Columbia DC vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


District of Columbia Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in District of Columbia , DC. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for District of Columbia vital records, which are available as public records. The office maintains District of Columbia birth certificates, death certificates, 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 District of Columbia genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

District Of Columbia Clerk Washington DC 430 E Street Northwest 20001 360-577-3016


District of Columbia Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in District of Columbia , DC. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records including District of Columbia birth certificates, death certificates, marriages certificates and licenses, and divorces decrees. Health Departments have District of Columbia vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Columbia Health Department Washington DC 825 North Capitol Street Northeast 20002 202-671-5000

Washington Health Department Washington DC 899 North Capitol Street Northeast 20002 202-442-5955


District of Columbia Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in District of Columbia , DC. 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 public records such as District of Columbia death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

District Of Columbia Medical Examiner & Coroner Washington DC 401 E Street Southwest 20024 202-698-9000


District of Columbia Town Hall or City Halls are the chief administrative office in District of Columbia , DC. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including District of Columbia vital records. You can find District of Columbia 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.

Washington City Hall Washington DC 950 24th Street Northwest 20052