Washington County Vital Records Search (Iowa)

Perform a free Washington County, IA public vital records search, including vital statistics, certificates, documents, and checks.


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Washington County Birth Certificates https://co.washington.ia.us/DocumentCenter/View/1587/Application-for-Iowa-Vital-Record View Washington County, Iowa birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Washington County Death Certificates & Records https://co.washington.ia.us/297/Birth-Death-Marriage-Records Find Washington County, Iowa death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Washington County Public Library Database http://www.washington.lib.ia.us/digital View Washington County Public Library digital collection, including genealogy and local history.

Washington County Recorder Website http://co.washington.ia.us/153/Recorder View Washington County Recorder home page, including hours, phone number, and address.

Find Washington County Vital Records

Washington County Vital Records are documents related to birth, death, marriage, and other milestones in a person's life that are recorded by the government in Washington County, Iowa. A number of government agencies maintain Vital Records at the Iowa State or Washington County level, and certain documents may also be housed by the National Archives. The most common forms of Washington County Vital Records include birth and death records, records of marriage and domestic partnerships, and divorce records. These public records all document a person's life, and they may be required for a range of legal purposes.

Learn about Vital Records, including:
  • Where to get Washington County Vital Records online
  • Which public records are considered Vital Records
  • How to get certified copies of public records
  • What Washington County records are available to the public
  • Which records are important to genealogists