Marion County Vital Records

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


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

Centralia City Clerk Centralia IL 361 East 17th Street 62801 618-532-1138

Marion County Clerk Salem IL PO Box 637 62881 618-548-3400


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

Marion County Health Department Salem IL 118 Cross Creek Boulevard 62881 618-548-3878


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

Marion County Marriage License Salem IL 100 East Main Street 62881 618-548-3856


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

Marion County Medical Examiner & Coroner Salem IL PO Box 175 62881 618-548-3870


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

Kinmundy City Hall Kinmundy IL 115 West 3rd Street 62854 618-547-3221

Sandoval City Hall Sandoval IL 132 East Commercial Avenue 62882 618-247-3845