Indiana Public Records

Birth and death certificates for Indiana are available from either the State Department of Health Vital Records or from the local county health departments. Birth records are available from the state from 1907 to present and death records from 1917 to present. Older records are available from the local departments.

Indiana State Department of Health
2 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 233-1325

Birth Certificate Form (PDF)
Death Certificate Form (PDF)
Complete List of Local Health Departments

Marriage and divorce records are maintained by the local county court clerks. The state Department of Health can provide a record of marriage but all official certificates are only available from the clerk of court.

Record of Marriage Form (DOC)
Indiana Courts and Clerks

Adoption Records

Adoption records have some complex rules regarding opening records and viewing information. In general all adoption records are locked and require written consent from the State Registrar to open. There was a law change that made these rules change.

Indiana State Department of Health
Indiana Adoption Medical History Registry
P.O. BOX 7125
Indianapolis, IN 46206-7125

Indiana Adoption Indiana
Adoption History Registration (PDF)
Record of Adoption (DOC)

Property Records

Property records are available for tax assessments, property sales records, and other property related public records. Information is generally maintained by the county assessors department in conjunction with the GIS/mapping department.

Marion County Property Assessment Viewer
Lake County Assessor Property Search
Allen County Tax Information Map

Genealogy Records

Genealogy Records for the state of Indiana

Public Libraries

We have compiled a list of 10 public libraries in the state of Indiana

# Name Address Zipcode Phone
1 Akron Carnegie Public Library 205 East Rochester Street, Akron, Indiana 46910 574-893-4113
2 Noble County Public Library 813 East Main Street, Albion, Indiana 46701 260-636-7197
3 Alexandria-Monroe Public Library 117 East Church Street, Alexandria, Indiana 46001 765-724-2196
4 Anderson Public Library 111 East 12th Street, Anderson, Indiana 46016 765-641-2451
5 Andrews-Dallas Township Public Library 30 East Madison Street, Andrews, Indiana 46702 260-786-3574
6 Carnegie Public Library Of Steuben County 322 South Wayne Street, Angola, Indiana 46703 260-665-3362
7 Argos Public Library 142 North Michigan Street, Argos, Indiana 46501 574-892-5818
8 Atlanta Branch 100 South Walnut Street, Atlanta, Indiana 765-292-2521
9 Attica Public Library 305 South Perry Street, Attica, Indiana 47918 765-764-4194
10 Eckhart Public Library 603 South Jackson Street, Auburn, Indiana 46706 260-925-2414
See the full list

Phone Area Codes

219 - Gary, Indiana 260 - Auburn, Indiana 317 - Indianapolis, Indiana 574 - Macy, Indiana 765 - Muncie, Indiana 812 - Evansville, Indiana