Lee County Vital Records

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


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

Lee County Clerk Dixon IL 309 South Galena Avenue 61021 815-284-5234

Lee County Recorder of Deeds Dixon IL 112 East 2nd Street 61021 815-288-3309


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

Lee County Health Department Dixon IL 309 South Galena Avenue 61021 815-284-3371


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

Lee County Marriage License Dixon IL 112 East 2nd Street 61021 815-288-3309


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

Lee County Medical Examiner & Coroner Dixon IL 112 East 2nd Street 61021 815-288-5724


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

Amboy City Hall Amboy IL 227 East Main Street 61310 815-857-3814

Dixon City Hall Dixon IL 121 W 2nd St 61021 815-288-1485

Franklin Grove City Hall Franklin Grove IL 105 East South Street 61031 815-456-2131

Paw Paw City Hall Paw Paw IL 362 Chicago Road 61353 815-627-2351