Carter County Vital Records (Kentucky)

Search Carter County, KY vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


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

Carter County Clerk Grayson KY 300 West Main Street 41143 606-474-5188


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

Carter County Health Department Grayson KY Us Highway 60 E 41143 606-474-5109

Little Sandy District Health Department Grayson KY 300 West Main Street 41143 606-474-6685

West Carter Health Department Olive Hill KY 273 Hitchins Avenue 41164 606-286-6000


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

Carter County Marriage License Grayson KY 300 West Main Street 41143 606-474-5188


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

Carter County Medical Examiner & Coroner Grayson KY 203 West Main Street 41143 606-474-5114