Van Buren County Vital Records (Iowa)

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


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

Cantril City Clerk Mount Sterling IA 104 3rd St W 52573 319-397-2295

Van Buren County Clerk Keosauqua IA 406 Dodge Street 52565 319-293-3108


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

Van Buren County Public Health Keosauqua IA 905 Broad Street 52565 319-293-3431


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

Van Buren County Medical Examiner & Coroner Keosauqua IA 304 Franklin Street 52565 319-293-3171


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

Birmingham City Hall Birmingham IA 511 East Cedar Street 52535 319-498-4296

Bonaparte City Hall Bonaparte IA 616 1st Street 52620 319-592-3400

Farmington City Hall Farmington IA 203 Elm Street 52626 319-878-3711

Keosauqua City Hall Keosauqua IA 804 1st Street 52565 319-293-3536

Milton City Hall Milton IA 319 North Main Street 52570 641-656-4454

Mount Sterling City Hall Mount Sterling IA 104 3rd St W 52573 319-397-2295

Stockport City Hall Stockport IA 212 South Main Street 52651 319-796-2135