Washington County Vital Records (Ohio)

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

Belpre Clerk Belpre OH 715 Park Drive 45714 740-423-7592

Beverly Village Clerk Beverly OH 919 Mitchell Avenue 45715 740-984-8782

Washington County Clerk Marietta OH 205 Putnam Street 45750 740-373-6623


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

Belpre City Health Department Belpre OH 715 Park Drive 45714 740-423-7592

Marietta City Health Department Marietta OH 304 Putnam Street 45750 740-373-0611

Washington County Health Department Marietta OH 342 Muskingum Drive 45750 740-374-2782

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

Washington County Marriage License Marietta OH Courthouse Annex 205 Putnam St. Marietta 45750 740-373-6623


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

Washington County Medical Examiner & Coroner Marietta OH 400 Matthew Street 45750 740-374-4283


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

Marietta City Hall Marietta OH 301 Putnam Street 45750 740-373-1387