Sumter County Vital Records

Search Sumter County GA vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Sumter County Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in Sumter County, GA. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for Sumter County vital records, which are available as public records. The office maintains Sumter County 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 Sumter County genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Americus City Clerk Americus GA 101 West Lamar Street 31709 229-924-4411

Sumter County Clerk Americus GA PO Box 295 31709 229-928-4500


Sumter County Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in Sumter County, GA. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records including Sumter County birth certificates, death certificates, marriages certificates and licenses, and divorces decrees. Health Departments have Sumter County 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.

Sumter County Health Department Americus GA 208 Rucker Street 31719 229-924-3637

Sumter County Health Department Americus GA 1601 North Martin Luther King Boulevard 31719 229-924-3637


Sumter County Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in Sumter County, GA. They are typically a division of the local county clerk or the health department. Marriage License Offices also maintain copies of marriage licenses, which are public Sumter County vital records. Sumter County 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.

Sumter County Marriage License Americus GA Lamar Street, Courthouse, Room 22 31709 912-924-7693


Sumter County Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in Sumter County, GA. 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 Sumter County death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Sumter County Medical Examiner & Coroner Leslie GA 1834 Hooks Mill Road 31764 229-938-0255


Sumter County Town Hall or City Halls are the chief administrative office in Sumter County, GA. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including Sumter County vital records. You can find Sumter County 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.

Americus City Hall Americus GA 101 West Lamar Street 31709 229-924-4411

Andersonville City Hall Andersonville GA 106 North Oglethorpe Street 31711 229-924-2068

De Soto Town Hall De Soto GA 134 South Luke Street 31743 229-874-7219