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Marquette County

Marquette County

Marquette County Clerk
Courthouse, Baraga Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: 906-225-8330
Fax: 906-228-1572

Genealogy Research Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Identification Requirements: n/a


Certified Copy/Additional: $10.00/$4.00


Genealogy Record Copy: n/a


Other Copy Fees: n/a; $2.00 Genealogy Fee


Comments: Space allows for three genealogists at one time. Children are allowed.


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: 1850 to present. Marriage certificates from 1882 to 1892 were destroyed in a fire but the information is recorded in the indexes.


Divorces: 1852 to present


Other: Naturalization papers.


Other: For additional local and state government records with potential genealogical value, see the Archival Circulars for records maintained at the Archives of Michigan.