Fayette County Vital Records

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


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

Fayette County Clerk Vandalia IL 221 South 7th Street 62471 618-283-5000


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

Fayette County Health Department Vandalia IL 416 West Edwards Street 62471 618-283-1044


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

Fayette County Marriage License Vandalia IL 221 South 7th Street 62471 618-283-5000


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

Fayette County Medical Examiner & Coroner Vandalia IL 1910 Zent Drive 62471 618-283-5027


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

Brownstown City Hall Brownstown IL 114 East Main Street 62418 618-427-3345

Ramsey Village City Hall Ramsey IL 401 South Superior Street 62080 618-423-2019

St Elmo City Hall St. Elmo IL 411 North Main Street 62458 618-829-3319