Johnston County Vital Records (North Carolina)

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

Benson Town Clerk Benson NC 303 East Church Street 27504 919-894-3553

Four Oaks Town Clerk Four Oaks NC 304 South Main Street 27524 919-963-3112

Johnston County Clerk Smithfield NC 207 East Johnston Street 27577 919-209-5400


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

Johnston County Health Department Smithfield NC 517 North Brightleaf Boulevard 27577 919-989-5200

Johnston County Health Department Clayton NC 340 McCullers Street 27520 919-550-2198

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

Johnston County Marriage License Smithfield NC Johnston County Courthouse, 207 East Johnston Street, Suite 209 27577 919-989-5160


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

Benson Town Hall Benson NC 303 East Church Street 27504

Clayton Town Hall Clayton NC 111 East 2nd Street 27520 919-553-5002

Pine Level Town Hall Pine Level NC 214 North Peedin Avenue 27568 919-965-2284

Pine Level Town Hall Pine Level NC 306 Brown St 27568 919-965-2284

Selma Town Hall Selma NC 100 North Raiford Street 27576 919-965-9841

Smithfield Town Hall Smithfield NC 350 East Market Street 27577 919-934-2116

Wilson's Mills Town Hall Smithfield NC 101 N Railroad St 27577 919-938-3885