Birth and Death Information
Several forms are available from the Kansas Department of Health & Environment, Division of Vital Statistics, to apply for certified copies of birth, death, divorce and marriage certificates. Links to those forms are shown below.
Application for Birth Certificate
Application for Death Certificate
Application for Marriage Certificate
Application for Divorce Certificate
Request for Vital Statistics
Link to the Vital Statistics website
Genealogy Information Available in Courthouse
and by Request:
- Book A 1885-1893
- Book B 1891-1905
- Book C 1904-1911
Use the Request for Record Form to request information.
Please Note: Birth and death information was not always recorded. Only about 25% is retrievable. Marriage and naturalization records are available in the District Court Clerk’s Office. Their phone number is (620) 382-2104
Marion County Clerk’s Office has a cemetery database in place. All cemeteries in Marion County have information recorded. Obituary information and physical gravesite readings were used to complete the project.
The request form may be used to acquire information from the Marion County Cemetery Database. Copy fees apply and in some instances a fee for research.
Kansas Genealogy Sites
U.S. Census Bureau