Clinton County Vital Records

Search Clinton County IL vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Clinton County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records for their municipality. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for vital records, which are available to the public. The office maintains certificates, death certificate, 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 genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Breese City Clerk Breese IL 500 North 1st Street 62230 618-526-7731

Clinton County Clerk Carlyle IL 810 Franklin Street 62231 618-594-2464

Trenton City Clerk Trenton IL 14 West Broadway 62293 618-224-7323


Clinton County Health Department

Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records for births, deaths, marriages, and divorces that took place in their county or state. Many Health Departments have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Clinton County Health Department Carlyle IL 930 Fairfax Street 62231 618-594-2723


Clinton County Marriage License Office

Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in the office’s jurisdiction. They are typically a division of the local county clerk or the health department. Marriage License Offices also maintain copies of marriage licenses they have issued, which are available to the public. In many locations, 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.

Clinton County Marriage License Carlyle IL 850 Fairfax Street 62231 618-594-6620


Clinton County Coroner & Medical Examiner

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

Clinton County Medical Examiner & Coroner Breese IL 535 North 5th Street 62230 618-526-7700


Clinton County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including vital records. You can find 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.

Albers City Hall Albers IL 206 West Dwight Street 62215 618-248-5154

Beckemeyer Town Hall Beckemeyer IL 191 E 1st St 62219 618-227-8331

Carlyle City Hall Carlyle IL 850 Franklin Street 62231 618-594-2468

New Baden City Hall New Baden IL 1 East Hanover Street 62265 618-588-3813