McHenry County Vital Records

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


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

Algonquin Village Clerk Algonquin IL 2200 Harnish Drive 60102 847-658-4322

Mchenry County Clerk Woodstock IL 2200 North Seminary Avenue 60098 815-334-4234

Oakwood Hills Clerk Cary IL 3020 North Park Drive 60013 815-444-9453

Riley Township Clerk Marengo IL 21451 Norway Ct 60152 815-568-7335

Wonder Lake Clerk Wonder Lake IL 4200 Thompson Road 60097 815-728-0839


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

McHenry County Health Department Cary IL 100 Northwest Highway 60013 815-459-5151


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

McHenry County Marriage License Woodstock IL 667 Ware Road 60098 815-334-4242


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

Mchenry County Medical Examiner & Coroner Woodstock IL 2200 North Seminary Avenue 60098 815-334-4777


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

Crystal Lake City Hall Crystal Lake IL 100 West Woodstock Street 60014 815-459-2020

Harvard City Hall Harvard IL 201 West Front Street 60033 815-943-6468

Marengo City Hall Marengo IL 132 East Prairie Street 60152 815-568-7112

McHenry City Hall McHenry IL 333 South Green Street 60050 815-363-2100

Seneca Township Town Hall Woodstock IL 16506 Garden Valley Road 60098 815-923-2288

Woodstock City Hall Woodstock IL 121 West Calhoun Street 60098 815-338-4300