Lucas County Vital Records (Iowa)

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


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

Lucas County Clerk Chariton IA 916 Braden Avenue 50049 641-774-4421

Russel City Clerk Russell IA 115 Maple Street 50238 641-535-2494


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

Lucas County Public Health Nurse Chariton IA 117 South Grand Street 50049 641-774-4312


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

Lucas County Marriage License Chariton IA 916 Braden Avenue 50049 641-774-2413


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

Lucas County Medical Examiner & Coroner Chariton IA 1200 North 7th Street 50049 641-774-8103


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

Lucas City Hall Lucas IA 100 East Front Street 50151 641-766-6713

Russell Town Hall Russell IA 115 Maple Street 50238 641-535-2494