Burke County Vital Records (North Carolina)

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

Burke County Clerk Morganton NC PO Box 219 28680 828-764-9354

Burke County Clerk of Court Morganton NC 201 South Green Street 28655 828-433-3200


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

Burke County Health Department Morganton NC 110 North Green Street 28655 828-438-5430

Burke County Health Department Morganton NC 700 East Parker Road 28655 828-439-4400

North Carolina Department-Health Morganton NC 1000 South Sterling Street 28655 828-433-2111

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

Burke County Marriage License Morganton NC 201 South Green Street 28655 828-438-5450


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

Drexel City Hall Morganton NC 202 Church Street 28655 828-437-7421

Morganton City Hall Morganton NC 305 East Union Street, Ste A100 28655 828-437-8863

Valdese City Hall Valdese NC 121 Faet Street Southwest 28690 828-879-2120