Stark County Vital Records (Ohio)

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

Alliance Clerk Alliance OH 470 East Market Street, Ste 16 44601 330-823-6600

Canal Fulton Clerk Canal Fulton OH 1165 Locust Street South 44614 330-854-2225

Canton Clerk Canton OH 218 Cleveland Avenue Southwest 44702 330-489-3203

Hartville Clerk Hartville OH 202 West Maple Street 44632 330-877-9222

Jackson Township Clerk Massillon OH 5735 Wales Avenue Northwest 44646 330-832-5886

Lake Township Clerk Hartville OH 12360 Market Avenue North 44632 330-877-2239

Lexington Township Clerk Alliance OH 14555 Gaskill Drive Northeast 44601 330-821-6183

Massillon Clerk Massillon OH 2 James Duncan Plaza 44646 330-830-1733

Navarre Clerk Navarre OH 27 Canal Street West 44662 330-879-5508

Plain Township Clerk Canton OH 2600 Easton Street Northeast 44721 330-493-1366

Stark County Clerk Canton OH 115 Central Plaza North 44702 330-451-7854

Stark County Clerk North Canton OH 3179 Whitewood Street Northwest 44720 330-494-0507


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

Alliance City Health Department Alliance OH 537 East Market Street 44601 330-821-7373

Canton City Health Department Canton OH 420 Market Avenue North 44702 330-489-3231

Massillon City Health Department Massillon OH 111 Tremont Avenue Southwest 44647 330-830-1710

Massillon City Health Department Massillon OH 845 8th Street Northeast 44646 330-830-1711

Massillon Health Department Massillon OH 845 8th Street Northeast, Ste 3F 44646 330-830-1710

Stark County Health Department Canton OH 3951 Convenience Circle Northwest 44718 330-493-9904

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

Stark County Marriage License Canton OH 110 Central Plaza South 44702 330-451-7755


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

Stark County Medical Examiner & Coroner Canton OH 4500 Atlantic Boulevard Northeast 44705 330-451-1366


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

Alliance City Hall Alliance OH 504 East Main Street 44601 330-821-3110

Canal Fulton Town Hall Canal Fulton OH 155 Market Street East 44614 330-854-2225

Canton City Hall Canton OH 218 Cleveland Avenue Southwest 44702 330-489-3377

East Canton Town Hall East Canton OH 130 Cedar Street South 44730 330-488-0220

Louisville City Hall Louisville OH 215 South Mill Street 44641 330-875-3321

Massillon City Hall Massillon OH 313 3rd Street Southeast 44646 330-830-1830

Minerva City Hall Minerva OH 209 North Market Street, Ste E 44657 330-868-7705

North Canton City Hall North Canton OH 145 North Main Street 44720 330-499-3986

Waynesburg Town Hall Waynesburg OH 141 East Lisbon Street 44688 330-866-2644