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Gladwin County

Gladwin County

Gladwin County Clerk
401 West Cedar Avenue
Gladwin, MI 48624-2088
Phone: 989-426-7351
Fax: 989-426-6917

Genealogy Research Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Identification Requirements: Drivers License


Certified Copy/Additional: $10.00/$5.00



Other Copy Fees: $1.00 search fee per name (will search five years either way of date of event for mail requests).


Comments: Recommended calling one week in advance if possible in case of Circuit Court Motion Day or Trials. Space allows for two to three genealogists at one time. Young children are not encouraged to accompany genealogist. Staffing allows only one clerk to assist genealogists.


Births: 1875 to 1972. Note: Local hospitals stopped delivery of babies in 1972. Birth records are available only to the individual named on the birth record (registrant), the parents of the registrant, a legal guardian of the registrant, a legal representative of the registrant or an heir of the registrant. An heir is defined as any relative of a deceased individual. Heirs must supply the date and place of death of the registrant when requesting a copy. This policy is in accordance with MCL 333.2882.


Deaths: 1875 to present


Marriages: 1875 to present


Divorces: 1875 to present.


Out of County Deaths: 1933 through 1990. Only non-certified copies may be requested. If a certified copy is needed, it must be obtained from the county in which the death occurred.