Sangamon County Vital Records

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


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

Buffalo Village Clerk Buffalo IL 109 South Carter Street 62515 217-623-5788

Sangamon County Clerk Springfield IL 200 South 9th Street 62701 217-753-6707


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

Illinois Health Department Springfield IL 825 N Rutledge St 62702 217-782-6562

Sangamon County Health Department Springfield IL 2833 South Grand Avenue East 62703 217-535-3100


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

Illinois Marriage License Springfield IL Illinois Dept. Of Public Health, Division Of Vital Records, 605 W. Jefferson St. 62702 217-782-6553


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

Sangamon County Medical Examiner & Coroner Springfield IL 200 South 9th Street 62701 217-753-6610


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

Auburn City Hall Auburn IL 324 West Jefferson Street 62615 217-438-6151

Gardner Town Hall Springfield IL 1266 North Bradfordton Road 62711 217-546-0451

Pleasant Plains City Hall Pleasant Plains IL 200 West 4th Street 62677 217-626-1024

Riverton City Hall Riverton IL 1200 Riverton Road 62561 217-629-9122

Springfield City Hall Springfield IL 800 East Monroe Street 62701 217-789-2414