Fayette County Vital Records

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


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

Arlington City Clerk Arlington IA 755 Main Street 50606 563-633-2345

Clermont City Clerk West Union IA 220 North Industrial Parkway 52175 563-422-3234

Fayette County Clerk of Court West Union IA 114 North Vine Street 52175 563-422-5694

Hawkeye City Clerk Hawkeye IA 104 S 2ND St 52147 563-427-4830

Maynard City Clerk Maynard IA 135 3rd Street South 50655 563-637-2269

St Lucas City Clerk St. Lucas IA 101 W MAIN St 52166 563-778-2737

Westgate City Clerk Westgate IA 104 North Cass Street 50681 563-578-3258


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

Fayette County Health Department West Union IA 200 West Jefferson Street 52175 563-422-3875


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

Fayette County Marriage License West Union IA 114 North Vine Street 52175 319-422-3687


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

Fayette County Medical Examiner & Coroner Oelwein IA PO Box 527 50662 319-283-4321


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

Clermont City Hall Clermont IA 505 Larrabee Street 52135 563-423-7295

Elgin City Hall Elgin IA 212 Main St 52141 563-426-5998

Oelwein City Hall Oelwein IA 20 2nd Avenue Southwest 50662 319-283-5440

Wadena City Hall Wadena IA 136 South Mill Street 52169 563-774-2875

West Union City Hall West Union IA 612 Iowa 150 52175 563-422-3320