Barry County Marriage Records

NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
Barry County Clerk Offices
Barry County Clerk220 West State StreetHastingsMI49058269-945-1485
Barry Township Clerk203 Scribner StreetDeltonMI49046269-623-3538
Johnstown Township Clerk1815 Lacey RoadDowlingMI49050269-721-9905
Nashville Village Clerk203 N Main StNashvilleMI49073517-852-9544
Barry County Town & City Hall
Hastings City Hall201 East State StreetHastingsMI49058269-945-2468
Barry County Marriage License Office
Barry County Marriage License220 West State StreetHastingsMI49058269-948-4810
Barry County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
Barry County Burial Records
Barry County Clerk's Office Marriage Applications
Barry County Clerk's Office Website
Barry County Divorce Certificates
Barry County Genealogy Records
Statistics
Married Couples 13,896 (59.0%)
Unmarried Couples 1,328 (2.3%)
Never Married Men 6,205 (25.4%)
Never Married Women 4,566 (18.9%)
Separated Men 236 (1.0%)
Separated Women 319 (1.3%)
Widowed Men 620 (2.5%)
Widowed Women 2,087 (8.6%)
Divorced Men 2,674 (11.0%)
Divorced Women 2,604 (10.8%)

Marriage Records in Barry County

Searching for Marriage Records in Barry County, MI is as simple as typing in a few details about you and your spouse. Barry County, situated in the far western part of Michigan, is one of the most populated counties in the state. This area is considered to be rural and has smaller townships than most cities. This means that you will find more Marriage Records in Barry County than anywhere else in the state of Michigan.

Marriage Records in Barry County Michigan

You can easily find Marriage Records in Barry County by conducting an online search. The easiest way to get this information is to use one of the online search directories. These directories allow you to type in some general information such as the names of the couple or the names of the parents and their birthdates. They will then bring you to a page where you are able to view the marriage records for that particular person.

Once you have found one site that you like, you need to look through the available information. This could take a few minutes or a lot of time depending on how much information you want. You can choose to search by using only the names of the couple, by using just the initials of the names, by using the location of the marriage, the state, the date of the wedding, or the reason for the marriage. You will have access to all the information that you need in one easy search.

Marriage records are maintained by the county and are usually obtained free of charge. There are different reasons for having these records such as to help with genealogy research or to check the marital status of someone. It might also be required to check the records to ensure that they were married on time. Many people get married in Michigan without realizing it, so it’s important to know if the person you’re marrying is married or not.

The vital records office in Barry County also maintains an index of marriage licenses, which is available to the public from the office. This information includes the names of the couple, the date and place of the ceremony, the name of the witnesses, the signature of the officiator and the issuing of the license. To find out more about marriage records in Barry County, contact the county recorder’s office at 360 N Main St., Suite #100, Barry County, Michigan. They will be glad to answer any other questions that you may have and will make a search for you on the Internet so you don’t have to go to each of the offices yourself to get the information that you need.

Marriage records are considered public information and anyone can access them. However, you should not attempt to obtain these records for any purpose unless you are a licensed public records officer. To become one, you must complete and pass many hours of training from one of the many colleges that offer this course. Then you will be able to work as an officer for the State of Michigan and its counties. To learn more about how you can obtain information about marriage and birth records of people in Barry County, Michigan contact the Family History Department at 360 N Main St., Suite #100, Barry County, Michigan.