Wisconsin Vital Records
Click on the links below to search free birth, death, marriage, and divorce record databases in Wisconsin.
To order copies of birth and death certificates, and marriage & divorce records, contact:
Wisconsin Department of Health Services
1 West Wilson Street, Rm 158
P.O. Box 309
Madison, WI 53701
Fax: (608) 255-2035
Make check or money order payable to Vital Records. Include a letter noting relationship of person on certificate to person requesting certificate; reason for requesting the certificate; full name of person on certificate; date of birth or death; city/county of event; parents name including mother's maiden name for a birth record; for death records including age at time of death or social security number is helpful but not necessary; be sure to sign the letter of request; include a self-addressed stamped envelope. Note: Genealogy requests can take up to 3 months, other requests will be in the mail within 15 working days.
Birth, death and marriage certificates for events that occurred prior to 1907 are available for viewing at the Wisconsin State Historical Society Archives.
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|Obituaries & Biographies
Wisconsin Historical Society database of obituaries, biographies, newspaper articles. Search is offered at no charge, but details require a fee.
|Fond du Lac County Vital Records
Fond du Lac County Public Library vital records database. Includes marriage and death notices published in local newspapers between 1846 and 1994 and from June 2005 to the present.
|La Crosse County Cemetery Records
Search for La Crosse County cemetery records by cemetery. Provides a chronological list of burials in the last decade or the last year.
|Langlade County Burials
Browse this Langlade County Genealogical Society service by city or town for cemeteries and burial information.
|New London Burials
New London Burial Records. Search by lot owner name or by name of deceased.
|Oshkosh Marriages & Obituaries
Search this Oshkosh Public Library service for marriage licenses and obituaries published in Oshkosh newspapers from 1861 to present.
|Portage County Burials
Search this database of burials in Portage County Wisconsin by name, date and/or cemetery to view corresponding info.
|Portage County Obituaries
Search Portage County/Stevens Point area obituaries by name, date or keyword, or browse by name. Gives paper, date, and page number for the obituary. Site also includes information on how to order a copy of the obituary.
|Richland County Deaths
Browse Richland County death index by name. Gives date of death and volume/page number. Site also includes information on how to order a copy of the death record.
|Rock County Obituaries
Use this Hedberg Public Library database to search for death notices and obituaries published in the Janesville Gazette in Rock County.
|Sun Prairie Deaths
Search for Sun Prairie death records. Some records include burial permits, death certificates, memorial cards and obituaries.
|Wood County Vital Records
McMillan Memorial Library genealogy resources for Wood County, including birth, death, and marriage notices.
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