Whiteside County Vital Records

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


Whiteside County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records for their municipality. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for vital records, which are available to the public. The office maintains certificates, death certificate, 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 genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Rock Falls City Clerk Rock Falls IL 603 West 10th Street 61071 815-622-1100

Whiteside County Clerk Morrison IL 200 East Knox Street 61270 815-772-5189


Whiteside County Health Department

Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records for births, deaths, marriages, and divorces that took place in their county or state. Many Health Departments have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Whiteside County Health Department Sterling IL 2350 W Lynn Blvd 61081 815-625-3507


Whiteside County Marriage License Office

Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in the office’s jurisdiction. They are typically a division of the local county clerk or the health department. Marriage License Offices also maintain copies of marriage licenses they have issued, which are available to the public. In many locations, 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.

Whiteside County Marriage License Morrison IL 200 East Knox Street 61270 815-772-5189


Whiteside County Coroner & Medical Examiner

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

Whiteside County Medical Examiner & Coroner Rock Falls IL 210 East 8th Street 61071 815-622-0011


Whiteside County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including vital records. You can find 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.

Fulton City Hall Fulton IL 912 4th Street 61252 815-589-3030

Hannaman Township Town Hall Deer Grove IL 28835 Hub Street 61243 815-438-3113

Morrison City Hall Morrison IL 200 West Main Street 61270 815-772-7657

Sterling City Hall Sterling IL 212 3rd Avenue 61081 815-632-6621