Kitsap County Vital Records (Washington)

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

Bremerton City Clerk Bremerton WA 345 6th Street, Ste 600 98337 360-473-5290

Kitsap County Clerk Port Orchard WA 614 Division Street 98366 360-337-7164


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

Kitsap County Health District Bremerton WA 345 6th Street, 300 98337 360-337-5235

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

Kitsap County Marriage License Port Orchard WA 619 Division Street 98366 360-337-4935


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

Kitsap County Medical Examiner & Coroner Bremerton WA 5010 Northwest Linden Lane 98312 360-337-7077


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

Bainbridge Island City Hall Bainbridge Island WA 280 Madison Avenue North 98110 206-842-7633

Port Orchard City Hall Port Orchard WA 216 Prospect Street 98366 360-876-4407

Poulsbo City Hall Poulsbo WA 200 Moe Street Northeast 98370 360-779-3901