DeKalb County Vital Records

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


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

Cortland Town Clerk Cortland IL 59 South Somonauk Road 60112 815-756-9041

Dekalb County Clerk Sycamore IL 110 East Sycamore Street 60178 815-895-7146

Kirkland City Clerk Kirkland IL 511 Main Street 60146 815-522-6179

Sandwich City Clerk Sandwich IL 144 East Railroad Street 60548 815-786-9321


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

DeKalb County Health Department DeKalb IL 2550 North Annie Glidden Road 60115 815-758-6673


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

DeKalb County Marriage License Sycamore IL 110 East Sycamore Street 60178 815-895-7149


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

Dekalb County Medical Examiner & Coroner Sycamore IL 150 North Main Street 60178 815-895-7206


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

Cortland Town Hall Cortland IL 59 South Somonauk Road 60112 815-756-3030

Genoa City Hall Genoa IL 333 East 1st Street 60135 815-784-2327

Sandwich City Hall Sandwich IL 144 East Railroad Street 60548 815-786-8802

Waterman City Hall Waterman IL 215 West Adams Street 60556 815-264-3652