Mercer County Vital Records (Kentucky)

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


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

Mercer County Clerk Harrodsburg KY 235 South Main Street 40330 270-432-4821


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

Mercer County Health Department Harrodsburg KY 900 North College Street 40330 859-734-4522


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

Mercer County Marriage License Harrodsburg KY 207 West Lexington Street 40330 859-734-6310


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

Mercer County Medical Examiner & Coroner Harrodsburg KY 345 East Lexington Street 40330 859-734-4317


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

Burgin City Hall Harrodsburg KY 115 Maple Street 40330 859-748-5220

Harrodsburg City Hall Harrodsburg KY 208 South Main Street 40330 859-734-2383