Click on the links below to search free birth, death, marriage, and divorce record databases in North Carolina.
Visit the North Carolina Vital Records for information on how to obtain birth and death certificates, and marriage and divorce records in North Carolina.
Birth and records are available since 1913. Death records are available since 1930. Marriage records are available from 1962. Marriage records after 1868 should be available from the Register of Deeds in the county where the marriage was performed. Divorce records are available since 1958. If the records are not available at the North Carolina Vital Records office, they should be available from the Clerk of Superior Court in the county where the divorce was granted.
To place an order, write to:
North Carolina Vital Records
1903 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1903
Death records from 1913-1955 are available from the North Carolina State Archives.
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- North Carolina Vital records: Birth Records, Death Records, Marriage Licenses and Divorces
|Births | Certificates Pay Site
Order North Carolina birth certificates 1913-present from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.
|Deaths | Cemetery Records
Cemetery records in in North Carolina, including interment records, cemetery maps, and gravestone photographs.
|Deaths | Certificates Pay Site
Order North Carolina death certificates 1930-present from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.
|Divorce Certificates Pay Site
North Carolina divorce certificates 1958-present from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.
|Marriages | Certificates Pay Site
Order North Carolina marriage certificates 1962-present from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.
|Craven County | Vital Records
Enter the site and click on "Advanced Name" to search Craven County Register of Deeds birth, death, and marriage records.
|Guilford County Vital Records
Guilford County birth and death records. Guilford County Register of Deeds requires registration (free) before using the database.
|Harnett County Deaths
Search the Harnett County Register of Deeds recorded documents database for death record information by deceased name, certificate number, date of death and/or date of filing.
|Harnett County Marriages
Search the Harnett County Register of Deeds recorded documents database for marriage record information by groom name, bride name, certificate number, date of marriage, and/or date filed.
|Harnett County Obituaries
Search the obituaries of Harnett County by first name, last name, cemetery name or survivors of the deceased.
|Hickory Funeral Home Records 1908-1957
Select Funeral Records from Shuford Funeral Home, 1908-1957 to view records listed in alphabetical order by name. Information includes name, last residence, cause of death, date of death, and date of burial.
|Person County Deaths
Search this Rootsweb database for death records in Person County by name, state and county, and/or death year.
|Wayne County Births | 1877-1903
Births listed in the Goldsboro Messenger and Goldsboro Headlight in Wayne County, North Carolina between 1877 and 1903. Click the top link on the page to access the pdf file.
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