Vital Records in Maryland

The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is responsible for maintaining vital records in Maine, where they issue certified copies of birth, death, divorce & marriage records. Divorce & marriage records prior to 1992 and 1990 must be requested from the county office where the event took place.

Record Type Available From
Maryland Birth Records August 1898 – 2017
Maryland Death Records August 1898 – 2017
Maryland Divorce Records January 1992 – 2017
Maryland Marriage Records January 1990 – 2017

Find County Offices in Maryland

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County Year Founded
Allegany County, MD 1789
Anne Arundel County, MD 1650
Baltimore County, MD 1659
Baltimore City, MD 1729
Calvert County, MD 1654
Caroline County, MD 1774
Carroll County, MD 1837
Cecil County, MD 1672
Charles County, MD 1658
Dorchester County, MD 1668
Frederick County, MD 1748
Garrett County, MD 1872
Harford County, MD 1773
Howard County, MD 1851
Kent County, MD 1642
Montgomery County, MD 1776
Prince George's County, MD 1696
Queen Anne's County, MD 1706
Saint Mary's County, MD 1637
Somerset County, MD 1666
Talbot County, MD 1662
Washington County, MD 1776
Wicomico County, MD 1867
Worcester County, MD 1742