Hale County Marriage Records

NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
Hale County Marriage & Divorce Records Offices
Hale County ClerkPO Box 99GreensboroAL36744334-624-4334
Hale County Marriage License1001 Main StreetGreensboroAL36744334-624-8740
Greensboro City Hall1101 Main StreetGreensboroAL36744334-624-3473
Hale County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
Hale County Divorce Certificates

Statistics

Married Couples 2,327 (41.1%)
Unmarried Couples 231 (1.6%)
Never Married Men 2,095 (37.3%)
Never Married Women 2,464 (37.6%)
Separated Men 167 (3.0%)
Separated Women 179 (2.7%)
Widowed Men 208 (3.7%)
Widowed Women 863 (13.2%)
Divorced Men 531 (9.5%)
Divorced Women 808 (12.3%)

Where to Find Marriage Records in Hale County

Marriage Records in Hale County Alabama

Public marriage records are a part of the public domain and they can be accessed by any member of the public who is interested. This includes all residents of the State of Alabama, and it’s anyone who wants to access these records. Anyone can access records in the same way as other public documents and all you need is a name and state where the marriage took place and then you will be able to access the information you are after. You can then obtain copies of the records through various different ways such as government offices or you can get them online via some commercial record providers.

In addition to being able to access these records through the public domain you will also find that they are stored in various places. The records can be found in the county building, or they can be stored at various county office storage buildings or they can even be stored in the state archives. Whichever way you wish to search for your records you will have to know where the files are. Most of the times you may find them on the county building’s website but sometimes you can find them in the state archives for Alabama. The only problem with this is that the Archives can only retain so much information and some of the records may have been updated since you last searched for them.

There are two main ways that people look to find their records online. One of the most common ways is to use a public record search engine like Yahoo, Google, Bing or MSN. These search engines will give you a list of results from which you will then need to select the one you want to view and then you will be given the option of viewing the information immediately or searching for the details. If you are unable to locate the records you are looking for then you will have to wait for a few days until the records are added to the public record database again.

The other way is to use one of the commercial record providers. There are a couple of companies online that offer this service. The only issue with these providers is that you will have to pay a fee before you are able to access the public records they provide. However, some of them do have some information available if you search for it, although it may be minimal. It is worth trying to see if you can locate the records you are after as they are usually inexpensive.

You can also try a membership site that has a large database of public records. If you pay a small one time fee then you can search their database for information about any record that you are interested in. Although the services of some commercial record search providers are better than others, if you want to access marriage records in Hale County Alabama in person then you should certainly check out the commercial record search providers as these are usually the best value.

Once you have the records you want then you can either look them up yourself physically at the courthouse yourself or you can use one of the online search providers. If you are looking for information that is particularly personal such as a birth certificate then you will probably find it easier to look up the records yourself as this will give you a more accurate and personalised result. If you are just looking for confirmation of your date of birth then the online records will usually come up with some results that are more relevant to your needs. Whatever you do, don’t pay for the service until you have used it. Just like any other service, you need to know that you have used the money well.