Knox County Vital Records (Kentucky)

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


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

Knox County Clerk Barbourville KY 401 Court Square 40906 606-546-3589


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

Knox County Health Department Barbourville KY 221 S Liberty St 40906 606-546-3486

Knox County Health Department Barbourville KY 261 Hospital Drive 40906 606-546-5919


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

Knox County Marriage License Barbourville KY 401 Court Square 40906 606-546-3568


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

Knox County Medical Examiner & Coroner Barbourville KY PO Box 636 40906 606-546-8416