O'Brien County Vital Records (Iowa)

Search O'Brien County, IA vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


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

Obrien County Clerk Primghar IA 155 South Hayes Avenue 51245 712-957-3255

Sheldon Clerk Sheldon IA 416 9th Street 51201 712-324-4651


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

O'Brien County Public Health Primghar IA 155 South Hayes Avenue 51245 712-957-0105


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

Obrien County Marriage License Primghar IA 155 South Hayes Avenue 51245 712-757-3045


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

Obrien County Medical Examiner & Coroner Sheldon IA PO Box 10 51201 712-324-5356


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

Calumet City Hall Calumet IA 113 East 2nd Street 51009 712-446-2490

Hartley City Hall Hartley IA 11 South Central Avenue 51346 712-928-2240

Sheldon City Hall Sheldon IA 416 9th Street 51201 712-324-4651

Sutherland City Hall Sutherland IA 409 Ash Street 51058 712-446-2243