Lee County Vital Records (Iowa)

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


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

Lee County Clerk Fort Madison IA 701 Avenue F 52627 319-372-3523


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

Lee County Health Department Fort Madison IA 2218 Avenue H 52627 319-372-5225


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

Lee County Marriage License Fort Madison IA 933 Avenue H 52627 319-372-4662


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

Des Moines County Medical Examiner & Coroner Fort Madison IA 3012 Timberlane Drive 52627 319-470-3867

Lee County Medical Examiner & Coroner Fort Madison IA 3012 Timberlane Drive 52627 319-470-3867

Louisa County Medical Examiner & Coroner Fort Madison IA 3012 Timberlane Drive 52627 319-470-3867


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

Donnellson City Hall Donnellson IA 500 North Oak Street 52625 319-835-5714

Fort Madison City Hall Fort Madison IA 811 Avenue E 52627 319-372-7700

Montrose City Hall Montrose IA 102 South 2nd Street 52639 319-463-5533

West Point City Hall West Point IA 313 5th Street 52656 319-837-6313