Kentucky Marriage Records Search

Perform a free Kentucky public marriage records search, including marriage licenses, certificates, registries, and indexes.


Allen County Kentucky Cemeteries Cemetery Records Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Allen County Kentucky Cemeteries list of cemeteries in Allen County including information on their founders. Search Records


Bellevue Cemetery Records Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search Bellevue Cemetery grave records by first name or last name. Search Records

Boyle County Cemetery Directory Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Boyle County cemetery list, including name, location and burial records information. Search Records

Cave Hill Cemetery Burial Records Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search Cave Hill Cemetery burial records by first name and last name. Search Records

Hardin County Clerk County Records Property Records, Land Records, Tax Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records Search Hardin County Clerk indexed records database by name, book/page, file number, date range and map identification. Search Records

Hardin County Clerk's Archive Archives Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search Hardin County Clerk's Archive historic recorded documents database by index, name and book/page. Search Records

Kentucky Office of Vital Records Vital Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search Kentucky Office of Vital Records vital records index by name. Search Records

Kentucky State Police Cold Cases Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Police Records View Kentucky State Police cold cases by date, photo and description. Search Records

Larue County Clerk's Office County Records Property Records, Land Records, Tax Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records Search Larue County Clerk's Office documents database, including deeds, mortgages, wills, marriages, fixture filings and miscellaneous documents. Search Records

Lawrenceburg Cemeteries Cemetery Records Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search Lawrenceburg Cemeteries database using first, last, and middle name, and birth date or death date. Search Records

Nicholasville Cemetery Records Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Nicholasville cemetery records grave sales list by owner's name. Search Records

The Lexington Cemetery Genealogy Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search Lexington Cemetery genealogical records database by first and last name. Search Records

Washington County Clerk Website Employee Directory, Marriage Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Tax Records View Washington County Clerk home page, including his name and duties. Search Records

Wayne County Clerk Website Employee Directory, Marriage Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Tax Records View Wayne County Clerk home page, including hours, phone number, and address. Search Records

Wayne County Public Library Genealogy Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Wayne County Public Library genealogy section and find all the relevant genealogical information. Search Records

Webster County Clerk Website Employee Directory, Marriage Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Tax Records View Webster County Clerk home page, including hours, phone number, and address. Search Records

Webster County Clerk's Office Marriage Applications Marriage Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Webster County Clerk's Office marriage licenses, including license validity, age requirements. procedures, information requirements, and filing fees. Search Records

Whitley County Clerk Website Employee Directory, Marriage Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Tax Records View Whitley County Clerk home page, including hours, phone number, and address. Search Records

Wolfe County Clerk Website Employee Directory, Court Records, Marriage Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Tax Records View Wolfe County Clerk information page, including hours, phone number, and address. Search Records

Wolfe County Genealogy Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Wolfe County genealogy resources, including history, geography, municipalities, vital and courthouse records, newspapers, databases and death index. Search Records

About Marriage Records Search

What are Marriage Records?

Marriage Records are official documents that contain information about marriages. These include marriage licenses, certificates, registries, and indexes. Marriage Records can show whether a marriage is legally valid, which may be required to obtain benefits related to marriage.

A marriage license is a document issued by a state authority that permits a couple to get married. Couples must apply for a marriage license, and the document includes personal information about the individuals, such as names, dates of birth, and in some cases, disclosure of prior marriages. After getting married, couples must submit the marriage license form to the appropriate state authority in order to receive a marriage certificate, which is legal proof of the marriage.

Marriage registries are databases of all marriages that have taken place in a jurisdiction. Similarly, a marriage index includes records of marriage licenses and certificates issued by a particular office. In some states, these records may only become public after a waiting period. These databases are valuable resources for historians and social scientists to understand marriage patterns over time.

Marriage Records can prove that a marriage is valid. A certified marriage certificate is legal proof of the marriage, and it can be used to certify that a marriage is officially recognized by the state. Valid Marriage Records are required to apply for insurance on a spouse's plan, receive spousal benefits, establish paternity, or apply for a name change.

Genealogical research also relies on Marriage Records to trace ancestry and understand the relationship between different branches of a family tree. Many government offices have Marriage Records that date back to the 1800s or earlier, providing a wealth of information to understand a family's history. These records can establish when a couple married, the woman's maiden name, and where a couple filed for marriage. In some cases, the Marriage Records may also list the names of the couple's parents.


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