Kankakee County Vital Records

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


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

Buckingham Village Clerk Buckingham IL 121 West Maple Street 60917 815-426-2484

Kankakee County Clerk Kankakee IL 189 East Court Street 60901 815-937-2990

St Anne Village Clerk St. Anne IL 190 West Station Street 60964 815-427-6783


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

Kankakee County Health Department Kankakee IL 2390 West Station Street 60901 815-937-3560


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

Kankakee County Marriage License Kankakee IL 189 East Court Street 60901 815-937-2990


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

Kankakee County Medical Examiner & Coroner Kankakee IL 3000 S Justice Way 60901 815-802-7190


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

Essex City Hall Essex IL 219 West Main Street 60935 815-365-2813

Ganeer Town Hall Momence IL 120 West Washington Street 60954 815-472-6229

Grant Park City Hall Grant Park IL 106 W Taylor St 60940 815-465-6531