Delaware Genealogy Search

Perform a free Delaware public genealogy records search, including genealogy ancestry histories, family search histories, and family trees.


City of Wilmington Genealogy Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search Wilmington genealogy records by name, life event, relationship, and records type. Search Records


Delaware Family Court Divorce Records Divorce Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Genealogy, Court Records View Delaware Family Court copies of divorce or annulment decrees information, including contact information and fees for copies. Search Records

Delaware Libraries Library Database Genealogy, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records View Delaware Libraries genealogy records, online catalog, downloads, reference materials, and digital periodicals. Search Records

Delaware Obituaries Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search Delaware obituaries by last name, first name, event date and keyword. Search Records

Delaware Office of The State Bank Commissioner Burial Records Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Delaware Office of the State Bank Commissioner preneed funeral contracts, including license applications and regulations. Search Records

Delaware Office of Vital Statistics Vital Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Delaware Office of Vital Statistics' birth and death records information including how to obtain records and form links. Search Records

Diocese of Wilmington Burial Records Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search Diocese of Wilmington burial records database by cemetery and first and last name. Search Records

Family Search Death Records Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search Family Search site for deaths and burials in the state of Delaware form 1815-1955. Search Records

Kent County Clerk of The Peace Office Marriage Applications Marriage Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Employee Directory View Kent County Clerk of the Peace Office marriage licenses information, including required documents, waiting period, and license fee. Search Records

New Castle County Clerk of The Peace Vital Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View New Castle County Clerk of the Peace certified copies of records information, including ordering instructions. Search Records

State of Delaware Archives Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View State of Delaware archival records database by birth, residence and death, first and last name and marital status. Search Records

State of Delaware Birth Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search State of Delaware archival birth records database by first and last name, sex, birthplace and date range. Search Records

State of Delaware Birth Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search State of Delaware archival birth records database by first and last name, sex, birthplace and date range. Search Records

State of Delaware Marriage Records Marriage Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search State of Delaware historical marriage records by first and last name. Search Records

State of Delaware Marriage Records Marriage Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search State of Delaware historical marriage records by first and last name. Search Records

State of Delaware Vital Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View State of Delaware historical vital records, including images and app gallery. Search Records

Sussex County Marriage Bureau Marriage Applications Marriage Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Sussex County Marriage Bureau marriage license information, including contact information and office hours. Search Records

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What are Genealogy Records?

Genealogy is the study of human ancestry, and Genealogy Records are the source for genealogical research. Genealogy involves research, investigative skills, and an interest in history. Many genealogists focus on discovering information about their own ancestors to create a more complete family tree. Genealogy Records are a vital tool for uncovering genealogical information.

There are many types of Genealogy Records. Census information can trace immigration and the growth of families, and gravesite records can help establish birth and death dates as well as family relations. Vital records are also an important source for genealogical research, including birth and death records, marriage certificates, and divorce records. Military files can also be an important tool for genealogy research.

Genealogy Records are kept by a number of different government agencies and departments. The U.S. Census Bureau maintains Genealogy Records in the form of census data. Other municipal and state offices also maintain records that are useful for tracing lineage. Many Vital Records Offices hold birth, marriage, and death records that can date back to the 1600s.

Genealogy Records can also be used to trace Native American heritage and apply for dual citizenship. The Department of the Interior provides guidelines for investigating Native American ancestry, which can qualify individuals for certain benefits. Genealogical records can also certify claims to foreign citizenship so that individuals can apply for the benefits of dual citizenship, which can facilitate travel and work abroad.

Genealogical research is an important tool for understanding how populations change over time. Historians, sociologists, and amateur genealogists use Genealogical Records to understand how geographical areas developed or chart the movement of cultural groups in America. These records are a valuable source of historical information.

Public access to certain Genealogy Records may be restricted or have a waiting period to protect the private information of living individuals. In some states, birth certificates and other vital records are only available to the named individuals or their legal representatives. Certain other records, including census records, may have a confidential period before they are available to the public.