Buchanan County Vital Records

Search Buchanan County IA vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


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

Buchanan Clerk-District Court Independence IA 210 5th Avenue Northeast 50644 319-334-2196

Fairbank City Clerk Fairbank IA 116 Main Street East 50629 319-635-2869

Hazleton City Clerk Hazleton IA 111 3rd Street North 50641 319-636-2559

Lamont City Clerk Lamont IA 644 Bush Street 50650 563-924-2194

Winthrop City Clerk Winthrop IA 354 W Madison St 50682 319-935-3317


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

Buchanan Health Department Independence IA 1600 1st Street East 50644 319-332-0860


Buchanan County Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in Buchanan County, IA. 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 Buchanan County vital records. Buchanan 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.

Buchanan County Marriage License Independence IA 210 5th Avenue Northeast 50644 319-334-4259


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

Buchanan County Medical Examiner & Coroner Independence IA 1100 1st Street East 50644 319-334-2541


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

Brandon City Hall Brandon IA 400 NORTH St 52210 319-474-2335

Hazelton City Hall Hazleton IA 111 3rd Street North 50641 319-636-2559

Independence City Hall Independence IA 331 1st Street East 50644 319-334-4711

Jesup City Hall Jesup IA 531 Prospect Street 50648 319-827-1732

Quasqueton City Hall Quasqueton IA 113 Water Street North 52326 319-934-3301