Burke County Vital Records (North Dakota)

Burke County Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in Burke County, ND. 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 Bowbells ND PO Box 219 58721 701-377-2718


Burke County Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in Burke County, ND. 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.

First District Health Unit - Burke County Bowbells ND 103 Main Street 58721 701-377-2316

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

Burke County Medical Examiner & Coroner Bowbells ND PO Box 250 58721 701-377-2311


Burke County Town Hall or City Halls are the chief administrative office in Burke County, ND. 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.

Bowbells City Hall Bowbells ND 100 Main Street 58721 701-377-2622

Flaxton City Hall Flaxton ND 103 Southeast 1st Street 58737 701-596-3511

Powers Lake City Hall Powers Lake ND 218 MAIN St 58773 701-464-5601