Lackawanna County Vital Records (Pennsylvania)

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

Lackawanna County Clerk Scranton PA 507 Linden Street 18503 570-963-6702


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

Pennsylvania Department Of Health Scranton PA 100 Lackawanna Avenue, 200 18503 570-963-4567

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

Lackawanna County Marriage License Scranton PA Register & Clerk Of Orphans' Court Electric Building, 507 Linden St., Suite 400 18503 570-963-6702


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

Lackawanna County Medical Examiner & Coroner Scranton PA 1302 Madison Avenue 18509 570-963-6100


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

Carbondale City Hall Carbondale PA 1 North Main Street 18407 570-282-4044

Scranton City Hall Scranton PA 340 North Washington Avenue 18503 570-348-4100