Mercer County Vital Records Search (Illinois)

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


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Mercer County Birth Certificates http://www.dph.illinois.gov/topics-services/birth-death-other-records/birth-records/obtain-birth-certificate View Mercer County, Illinois birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Mercer County Clerk and Recorder Website http://www.mercercountyil.org/Departments/CountyClerkRecorder.aspx View Mercer County Clerk and Recorder home page, including hours, phone number, and address.

Mercer County Death Certificates & Records http://www.dph.illinois.gov/topics-services/birth-death-other-records/death-records/obtain-death-certificate Find Mercer County, Illinois death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Mercer County Genealogy Records http://genealogytrails.com/ill/mercer/ View Mercer County genealogy trails website for general information and for record search including biographies, history, military and census.

Find Mercer County Vital Records

Mercer 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 Mercer County, Illinois. A number of government agencies maintain Vital Records at the Illinois State or Mercer County level, and certain documents may also be housed by the National Archives. The most common forms of Mercer 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 Mercer County Vital Records online
  • Which public records are considered Vital Records
  • How to get certified copies of public records
  • What Mercer County records are available to the public
  • Which records are important to genealogists