Kent County Vital Records (Maryland)

Search Kent County, MD vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


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

Kent County Clerk Chestertown MD 103 North Cross Street 21620 410-778-7460


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

Kent County Health Department Chestertown MD 125 South Lynchburg Street 21620 410-778-1350


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

Kent County Marriage License Chestertown MD 103 North Cross Street 21620 410-778-7460


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

Betterton Town Hall Betterton MD 3 3rd Avenue 21610 410-348-5522

Chestertown Hall Chestertown MD 118 North Cross Street 21620 410-778-0500

Galena Town Hall Galena MD 101 North Main Street 21635 410-648-5151

Rock Hall Town Hall Rock Hall MD 5585 North Main Street 21661 410-639-7611