Thurston County Vital Records (Washington)

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

Lacey City Clerk Lacey WA 420 College Street Southeast 98503 360-491-3214

Thurston County Clerk Olympia WA 2000 Lakeridge Drive Southwest 98502 360-786-5430


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

Thurston County Health Department Olympia WA 412 Lilly Road Northeast 98506 360-867-2500

Thurston County Public Health And Social Services Department Olympia WA 412 Lilly Road Northeast 98506 360-867-2500

Washington State Department Of Health Tumwater WA 101 Israel Road Southeast 98501 360-236-3105


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

Thurston County Marriage License Olympia WA 2000 Lakeridge Drive Southwest 98502 360-786-5405

Washington Marriage License Olympia WA Washington Dept. Of Health, Center For Health Statistics, P.O. Box 9709 360-236-4300

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

Thurston County Medical Examiner & Coroner Tumwater WA 2925 37th Avenue Southwest 98512 360-586-2091


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

Bucoda Town Hall Bucoda WA 110 Main St 98530 360-278-3525

Lacey City Hall Lacey WA 420 College Street Southeast 98503 360-923-5509

Olympia City Hall Olympia WA 601 4th Avenue East 98501 360-753-8447

Rainier City Hall Rainier WA 102 Rochester Street West 98576 360-446-2265

Yelm City Hall Yelm WA 105 West Yelm Avenue 98597 360-458-8437