Oklahoma Marriage Records

Start Your Public Records Search Here img
People Phone License Plate VIN
Start Your Public Records Search Here img
People Phone License Plate VIN

Oklahoma Marriage Records Search

When you get married, you must apply for a marriage license in the Oklahoma county in which you wed. This is done by visiting the local Clerk of Court’s office in Oklahoma. There is a Clerk of Court in every county, and it’s easy to make an appointment to visit during the week. Once you get married and sign your license following your ceremony, it’s filed with the clerk’s office and made public for anyone to view. Oklahoma marriage records are public, which means anyone can view them at any time.

Oklahoma Marriage RecordsObtaining Oklahoma Marriage Records In Person

Once a marriage record is filed, it’s public record at the courthouse. Anyone can go into the office and ask to view a copy of this record by providing nothing more than the name of at least one party listed on the license. There might be a small fee for a certified copy of the Oklahoma marriage records and typically only someone listed on the record or their legal representative or direct family member can purchase an official certified copy of the record to use in any way. The record contains no personal information other than your names and your dates and locations of birth.

The Oklahoma Department of Health also files copies of marriage records in their Vital Statistics offices. These can be viewed and obtained in person, but there is usually a fee associated with this. The same rules apply regarding who can obtain certified copies of marriage records at the office of Vital Statistics.

Oklahoma Marriage Records Online

If you don’t need a certified copy of a marriage record, you can view them easily online by visiting the website of the Clerk of Court in the county where the marriage took place. You can enter the official records search area and enter the name of at least one person listed on the marriage license. If there is any record of a marriage for that person in the county, it will appear on this site. You can view it and see all the details of the marriage when the page appears.

There are also third-party websites that offer this information for those who want it. Many 3rd party websites simply gather public records and list them for those look for a simple way to search for the records they want. Official certified copies of Oklahoma marriage records can typically only be obtained by the County Courthouse or The Department of Health and Vital Records.

Marriage records are not easy to find in some areas if they were issued prior to a certain date. It’s these you’ll want to search for through the Vital Statistics office. If you’re not sure why you might want a marriage record, you should know they’re sometimes required for various purposes. If you want to change your name, you’ll need a certified copy. Even if you get divorced, you might find you need a certified copy for other purposes. There’s always a reason, but it’s also easy to find what you’re looking for when you know right where to look.

Leave Reply - See responses below:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

8 responses to “Oklahoma Marriage Records

  1. Looking for marriage record of James Thomas Pollock and Mary Lucinda Collins. James was born prior to Oklahoma statehood. Mary in Tennessee.

    1. Since that is an older Oklahoma marriage record you will want to contact the Oklahoma Department of Health. They are the managing state agency that archives Oklahoma vital records. You can also contact the Oklahoma Historical Society. Since this is an older marriage record your best bet might be the latter option.

  2. Allen Earl McFarland and Phyllis Adelle Tredwell were married on March 30, 1956 in Newkirk, Kay County\,Oklahoma and I have a copy of that marriage licence. What I can not find is a record of an annulment or divorce of that marriage. Can you help?

    1. We do not show an Oklahoma divorce record for the names your mentioned. Typically in Oklahoma, marriage and divorce records are maintained by the court of the clerk in the county where the marriage and divorce was filed. Your best bet to find out if these people are still married you can visit the Oklahoma state website or contact the issuing Oklahoma county courthouse and inquire with them if they have any details of a divorce or annulment.

    1. In order to obtain a certified certificate of marriage in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma, you will want to reach out to the Kingfisher county court clerk. They are the managing state agency for vital records in Oklahoma. These include Oklahoma marriage records, birth records and death records. Below is a way to procure a copy of an Oklahoma certified marriage certificate.

      KingFisher County Court Clerk Phone Number: (405) 375-3887

      How To Get An Oklahoma Certified Marriage Certificate

      1. Contact the Oklahoma county court clerk where the marriage took place
      2. Request a certified Oklahoma marriage certificate
      3. Provide the required names and identification
      4. Pay the $15 fee and have the marriage certificate mailed to you
      5. Processing by mail may take several weeks

Author: SQAdmin
Last Updated: December 16, 2017

Please be aware that the information obtained using SearchQuarry.com searches may not always be accurate and up to date as we do not create, verify, or guarantee the accuracy or the amount of information provided through our service. Data availability is largely dependent on various public sources from which the information is aggregated. SearchQuarry.com is not a consumer reporting agency as defined by Fair Credit Reporting Act and should not be used to determine an individual’s eligibility for personal credit or employment, or to assess risk associated with any business transactions such as tenant screening. By using the services offered through this website you agree to comply with all of the conditions set forth in our terms and privacy disclosure. The information obtained from our searches is not to be used for any unlawful purposes such as stalking or harassing others, or investigating public officials or celebrities. Violators may be subject to civil and criminal litigation and penalties. All searches are subject to our terms and applicable laws. SafeCart is the retailer of products on this site.

Share This