Marion County Vital Records (Iowa)

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


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

Marion County Clerk Knoxville IA 214 East Main Street 50138 641-828-2207


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

Marion County Health Department Pella IA 420 West 5th Street 50219 641-628-8399

Marion County Health Department Knoxville IA 2003 North Lincoln Street 50138 641-628-8399

Marion County Public Health Department Knoxville IA 104 South 6th Street 50138 641-828-2238


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

Marion County Marriage License Knoxville IA 214 East Main Street 50138 641-828-2211


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

Marion County Medical Examiner & Coroner Pella IA 405 Monroe Street 50219 641-621-2200


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

Bussey City Hall Bussey IA 313 5th Street 50044 641-944-5532

Knoxville City Hall Knoxville IA 305 South 3rd Street 50138 641-828-0550

Melcher Dallas City Hall Melcher-Dallas IA 305 South Main Street 50163 641-947-6501

Pella City Hall Pella IA 825 Broadway Street 50219 641-628-4173

Pleasantville City Hall Pleasantville IA 108 W Jackson St 50225 515-848-3316