Search Marriage Records

Marriage applications and certificates issued in Whatcom County are indexed by the names of the couple and the date of marriage, and can be researched in the following ways:

  • 1980 to Present:   Index data only (names, dates) is available online from our Marriage Search site.
  • 1890 to Present:   Indexes and images are available in the Auditor's Office Public Research area.
  • 1890 to 1995:  Marriage certificates are also available from the Washington State Digital Archives     

Other Vital Records

Birth and death records can be obtained from the Whatcom County Health Department