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Lenawee County

Lenawee County

Lenawee County Clerk
425 North Main Street
Rex B. Martin Judicial Building
Adrian, MI 49221
Phone: 517-264-4606

Genealogy Research Hours: Tuesday to Friday, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.


Identification Requirements: Photo ID required for Birth Records


Certified Copy/Additional: $13.00/$4.00


Genealogy Record Copy: n/a


Other Copy Fees: $1.00 per page (other than Birth, Death, or Marriage records). All mail requests require payment in advance.


Comments: Due to limited space and staffing, research is limited to the days and time listed above and to one-half hour increments if others are waiting. Space allows for two genealogists at one time.


Births: 1867 to present. 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: 1867 to present


Marriages: 1853 to present


Divorces: 1853 to present. Indexes only are available for the very early years.


Naturalization: At the Archives of Michigan. Click Naturalization Indexes for an index and ordering information.