Brown County Vital Records (Minnesota)

Search Brown County, MN vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


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

Brown County Clerk New Ulm MN 14 South State Street 56073 507-233-6670

Hanska City Clerk Hanska MN 300 Railroad Avenue 56041 507-354-7055

Sleepy Eye Clerk Sleepy Eye MN 200 Main Street East 56085 507-794-3731

Springfield City Clerk Springfield MN 2 E Central St 56087 507-723-4416


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

Brown County Public Health Department New Ulm MN 1117 Center Street 56073 507-233-6820


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

Brown County Marriage License New Ulm MN Brown County License Center, 14 South State Street 56073 507-233-6653


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

Brown County Medical Examiner & Coroner Sleepy Eye MN 400 4th Avenue Northwest 56085 507-794-3961


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

New Ulm City Hall New Ulm MN 100 North Broadway Stret 56073 507-359-8233

Springfield City Hall Springfield MN 2 East Central Street 56087 507-723-3500