Shelby County Genealogy Search (Alabama)

Perform a free Shelby County, AL public genealogy records search, including genealogy ancestry histories, family search histories, and family trees.


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Shelby County Birth Certificates http://www.alabamapublichealth.gov/vitalrecords/birth-certificates.html View Shelby County, Alabama birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Shelby County Death Certificates & Records http://www.alabamapublichealth.gov/shelby/vital-records.html Find Shelby County, Alabama death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Shelby County Divorce Certificates https://www.alabamapublichealth.gov/vitalrecords/divorce-certificates.html Find Shelby County, Alabama divorce certificate information, including confidentiality, fees, and certified copy request procedure.

Shelby County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.shelbyal.com/288/Marriage-License View Shelby County, Alabama marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record copy requests.

Shelby County Probate Office Marriage Applications https://www.shelbyal.com/index.aspx View Shelby County Probate Office marriage license, including requirements and regulations.

Shelby County Public Libraries Library Database http://www.shelbycounty-al.org/Default.asp View Shelby County Public Libraries databases for a list of resources available to the library patron.

Shelby County Vital Records http://www.alabamapublichealth.gov/vitalrecords/ View Shelby County, Alabama vital records information, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce certificate copy requests, related fees, and identification requirements.

Find Shelby County Genealogy Records

Shelby County Genealogy Records are kept by a number of different government agencies and departments in Shelby County, Alabama. The U.S. Census Bureau maintains Genealogy Records in the form of census data. Other municipal and Alabama State offices also maintain records that are useful for tracing lineage. Shelby County Vital Records Offices hold birth, marriage, and death records that date back hundreds of years.

Learn about Genealogy Records, including:
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  • What Shelby County genealogy records are public records
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