Wayne County Vital Records (Michigan)

Search Wayne County, MI vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


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

Beatrice Clerk Detroit MI 3011 West Grand Boulevard 48202 800-972-4283

Dearborn Clerk Dearborn MI 13615 Michigan Avenue 48126 313-943-2010

Detroit Clerk Detroit MI 421 Madison Street 48226 313-965-8727

Harper Woods City Clerk Harper Woods MI 19617 Harper Avenue 48225 313-343-2510

Highland Park City Clerk Highland Park MI 12050 Woodward Avenue 48203 313-852-3068

River Rouge Clerk River Rouge MI 10600 West Jefferson Avenue 48218 313-842-5604

Rockwood City Clerk Rockwood MI 32409 Fort Road 48173 734-379-9496

Southgate City Clerk Southgate MI 14400 Dix Toledo Road 48195 734-246-1300

Taylor City Clerk Taylor MI 23555 Goddard Road 48180 734-374-1474

Wayne City Clerk Wayne MI 3355 South Wayne Road 48184 734-722-2204

Wayne County Clerk Detroit MI 2 Woodward Avenue 48226 313-224-6262

Westland City Clerk Westland MI 36300 Warren Road 48185 734-467-3191


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

Dearborn Health Department Dearborn MI 16301 Michigan Avenue 48126 313-943-2090

Detroit Department Of Health And Wellness Promotion Detroit MI 1151 Taylor Street 48202 313-876-4000

Detroit Health Department Detroit MI 1151 Taylor Street 48202 313-876-4000

Michigan Health Department Detroit MI 17330 Greydale Avenue 48219 313-387-7100

Wayne County Department Health Taylor MI 20701 Wohlfeil Street 48180 313-724-6658

Wayne County Health Department Westland MI 30712 Michigan Avenue 48186 734-727-7605

Wayne County Health Department Wayne MI 33030 Van Born Road 48184 734-727-7000

Wayne County Health Department Belleville MI 19130 Sumpter Road 48111 734-697-9455


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

Wayne County Marriage License Detroit MI Downtown Detroit Office:, Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, 2 Woodward Avenue, Rooms 201 & 207 48226 313-224-6262

Wayne County Marriage License Westland MI Western Wayne Satellite Office, 3100 Henry Ruff Road 48186 734-326-4690


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

Wayne County Medical Examiner & Coroner Detroit MI 1300 East Warren Avenue 48207 313-833-2504


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

Allen Park City Hall Allen Park MI 16850 Southfield Road 48101 313-928-1400

Belleville City Hall Belleville MI 6 Main Street 48111 734-697-9323

Dearborn City Hall Dearborn MI 13615 Michigan Avenue 48126 313-943-2000

Dearborn Heights City Hall Dearborn Heights MI 6045 Fenton St 48127 313-791-3400

Detroit North Central City Hall Detroit MI 2328 Seven Mile East 48234 313-628-2160

Flat Rock City Hall Flat Rock MI 25500 Gibraltar Road 48134 734-782-2455

Garden City Hall Garden MI 6000 Middlebelt Road 48135 734-793-1600

Grosse Pointe City Hall Grosse Pointe MI 17147 Maumee Ave 48230 313-885-5800

Harper Woods City Hall Harper Woods MI 19617 Harper Ave 48225 313-343-2510

Inkster City Hall Inkster MI 26215 Trowbridge Street 48141 313-563-4232

Lincoln Park City Hall Lincoln Park MI 1355 Southfield Road 48146 313-386-1800

Livonia City Hall Livonia MI 33000 Civic Center Drive 48154 734-466-2200

Northville City Hall Northville MI 215 West Main Street 48167 248-349-1300

Plymouth City Hall Plymouth MI 201 South Main Street 48170 734-453-8600

River Rouge City Hall River Rouge MI 10600 West Jefferson Avenue 48218 313-842-4201

Riverview City Hall Riverview MI 14100 Civic Park Drive 48193 734-281-4200

Romulus City Hall Romulus MI 11111 Wayne Road 48174 734-942-7545

Southgate City Hall Southgate MI 14400 Dix Toledo Road 48195 734-258-3010

Taylor City Hall Taylor MI 23555 Goddard Road 48180 734-287-6550

Wayne City Hall Wayne MI 3355 South Wayne Road 48184 734-722-2000

Westland City Hall Westland MI 36601 Ford Road 48185 734-467-3183

Wyandotte City Hall Wyandotte MI 3131 Biddle Ave 48192 734-324-4570