Riley County Vital Records (Kansas)

Search Riley County, KS vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


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

Leonardville City Clerk Leonardville KS 118 Erpelding Street 66449 785-293-5211

Manhattan City Clerk Manhattan KS 1101 Poyntz Avenue 66502 785-587-2407

Ogden City Clerk Ogden KS 222 Riley Avenue 66517 785-539-0311

Riley County Clerk Manhattan KS 100 Courthouse Plaza 66502 785-537-6300


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

Riley County-Manhattan Health Department Manhattan KS 2030 Tecumseh Road 66502 785-776-4779


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

Riley County Marriage License Manhattan KS 100 Courthouse Plaza 66502 785-537-6364


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

Clay County Medical Examiner & Coroner Manhattan KS 1133 College Avenue 66502 785-539-5363

Riley County Medical Examiner & Coroner Manhattan KS 1133 College Avenue 66502 785-539-5363