Cherokee County Vital Records

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


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

Aurelia City Clerk Aurelia IA 236 Main Street 51005 712-434-2025

Cherokee County Clerk Cherokee IA 520 West Main Street 51012 712-225-6744

Marcus City Clerk Marcus IA 222 N Main St 51035 712-376-4715


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

Cherokee County Medical Examiner & Coroner Cherokee IA 300 Sioux Valley Drive 51012 712-225-6265


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

Aurelia City Hall Aurelia IA 236 Main Street 51005 712-434-2025

Cherokee City Hall Cherokee IA 416 West Main Street 51012 712-225-5749

Cleghorn Town Hall Cleghorn IA 102 North Lewis Avenue 51014 712-436-2474

Meriden Town Hall Meriden IA 113 Eagle Street 51037 712-443-8840

Quimby City Hall Quimby IA 101 E 2nd Ave 51049 712-445-2319

Washta Town Hall Washta IA 206 Main Street 51061 712-447-6216