Summit County Vital Records (Ohio)

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

Barberton Clerk Barberton OH 576 West Park Avenue, Ste 205 44203 330-753-2261

Cuyahoga Falls Clerk Cuyahoga Falls OH 2310 2nd Street 44221 330-971-8110

Stow Clerk Stow OH 3760 Darrow Road 44224 330-689-2859

Summit Clerk Northfield OH 10333 Northfield Road, Unit 156A 44067 330-908-0549

Summit County Clerk Akron OH 205 South High Street 44308 330-643-2211

Summitt County Clerk Akron OH 620 Ridgewood Road, Ste G 44333 330-665-0510


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

Akron Health Department Akron OH 161 South High Street, Ste 400 44308 330-643-1300

Akron Health Department Akron OH 177 South Broadway Street 44308 330-375-2960

Barberton City Health Department Barberton OH 571 West Tuscarawas Avenue 44203 330-745-6067

Summit County Health Department Twinsburg OH 8776 Harvard Road 44087 330-425-2699

Summit County Health Department Macedonia OH 781 East Aurora Road 44056 330-908-0070

Summit County Health District Cuyahoga Falls OH 1100 Graham Road Circle 44221 330-923-4891


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

Summit County Marriage License Akron OH 209 South High Street 44308 330-643-2346

Wood County Marriage License Green OH Second Floor One Courthouse, Square Bowling 43402 419-354-9230

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

Summit County Medical Examiner & Coroner Akron OH 85 North Summit Street 44308 330-643-2101


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

Akron City Hall Akron OH 3864 West Bath Road 44333 330-666-4007

Akron Town Hall Akron OH 68 Portage Lakes Drive 44319 330-644-0785

Cuyahoga Falls City Hall Cuyahoga Falls OH 2310 2nd Street 44221 234-352-1000

Fairlawn City Hall Fairlawn OH 3487 South Smith Road, Ste 2 44333 330-668-9500

Hudson Town Hall Hudson OH 27 East Main Street 44236 330-650-1799

Macedonia City Hall Macedonia OH 9691 Valley View Road 44056 330-468-8300

Northfield Center Town Hall Northfield OH 9546 Brandywine Road 44067 330-467-7646

Peninsula Town Hall Peninsula OH 1582 Main Street 44264 330-657-2151

Richfield Town Hall Richfield OH 4410 W Streetsboro Rd 44286 330-659-4700

Sagamore Hills Township Town Hall Northfield OH 11551 Valley View Road 44067 330-467-0900

Stow City Hall Stow OH 3760 Darrow Rd 44224 330-689-2700

Twinsburg City Hall Twinsburg OH 10075 Ravenna Road 44087 330-425-7161

Twinsburg Town Hall Twinsburg OH 1790 Enterprise Parkway 44087 330-425-4497