Elkhart County Vital Records

Search Elkhart County IN vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


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

Elkhart City Clerk Elkhart IN 229 South 2nd Street 46516 574-522-5272

Elkhart County Clerk Goshen IN 101 North Main Street 46526 574-535-6469

Millersburg Town Clerk Millersburg IN 201 West Washington Street 46543 574-642-3976

Nappanee Clerk Nappanee IN 300 West Lincoln Street 46550 574-773-2112

Wakarusa Clerk Wakarusa IN 100 West Waterford Street 46573 574-862-4314


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

Elkhart County Health Department Elkhart IN 608 Oakland Avenue 46516 574-523-2127


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

Elkhart County Marriage License Goshen IN 101 North Main Street 46526 574-535-6438


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

Elkhart County Medical Examiner & Coroner Elkhart IN PO Box 192 46515 574-536-0956


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

Bristol Town Hall Bristol IN 303 East Vistula Street 46507 574-848-7007

Elkhart City Hall Elkhart IN 229 South 2nd Street 46516 574-522-5272

Middlebury Town Hall Middlebury IN 418 North Main Street 46540 574-825-1499

Nappanee City Hall Nappanee IN 300 West Lincoln Street 46550 574-773-2112

Wakarusa Town Hall Wakarusa IN 100 West Waterford Street 46573 574-862-2245