Ramsey County Marriage Records

NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
Ramsey County Marriage & Divorce Records Offices
Ramsey County Marriage LicenseRamsey County Vital Records, 15 West Kellogg BoulevardSt. PaulMN55102651-266-8262
Maplewood City Clerk1830 County Road DMaplewoodMN55109651-249-2010
St Paul City Hall15 West Kellogg BoulevardSt. PaulMN55102651-266-8500
White Bear Lake City Clerk4701 Highway 61 NorthSt. PaulMN55110651-429-8526
Ramsey County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
City of Saint Paul Clerk's Office Vital Records
Mount Zion Cemetery Burial Records
Ramsey County Clerk's Office Death Records
Ramsey County Divorce Certificates & Decrees
Ramsey County Library Database
Ramsey County Marriage Certificates & Records
Ramsey County Recorder Website
Ramsey County Vital Records Marriage Records
Ramsey County Website (Minnesota)
Roselawn Cemetery Burial Records
Statistics
Married Couples 88,287 (42.3%)
Unmarried Couples 15,805 (3.0%)
Never Married Men 86,165 (41.5%)
Never Married Women 81,967 (36.6%)
Separated Men 2,572 (1.2%)
Separated Women 3,823 (1.7%)
Widowed Men 4,699 (2.3%)
Widowed Women 16,879 (7.5%)
Divorced Men 18,603 (9.0%)
Divorced Women 25,821 (11.5%)

How to Find Marriage Records

Marriage Records in Ramsey County, Minnesota fall under the jurisdiction of the Vital Statistics Office. This office is responsible for maintaining vital and state records such as birth, death, divorce, naturalization, marriage, separation and widowhood certificates. They are also responsible for maintaining statistics on marriage and divorce certificates. All this information is kept in their database that they access on a yearly basis from the Department of Health. Each county in Minnesota keeps records for itself and each has an assigned government office that maintains all these records.

If you want to search for a marriage or divorce records, you will need to first visit the county’s Vital Statics Office to make sure that the information that you request is maintained in their database. Once this is completed you can then request the records through the mail or online. You will need to remember that it may take up to ten days to retrieve the information, but the entire process is much quicker than going to your local county courthouse. If you know the person’s last name, it can be much faster to find the information you are looking for through the internet.

There are a couple of different ways that you can find information on marriage records. The fastest and easiest way to obtain these records is to go directly to the office where they are kept and search for them yourself. Many county courthouses maintain a website where you can view all the records that they have for a particular county. Another option is to use a paid website that will allow you to search multiple states for the information that you are seeking.

If you need to search for marriage records of someone who is not in your state, you may still be able to get some information from the website. Generally a fee will be required. Some of the information that you will be provided with when you pay the fee to include the name of the person, the date of marriage and the location. Marriage records are public information, so anyone can access them, regardless of whether they are in your state or out of it.

You should make sure that you have the correct spelling of the person’s first and last names and the state they live in. Also, the names of the witnesses are usually also listed. The good thing about these records is that they are usually more accurate than records from other states. Unfortunately, there are no national database of marriage records and each state retains their records.

The cost that you will pay to find these records varies, but it will most likely be more than $30. Some of the better websites will let you do an unlimited search for a flat one-time fee. These websites usually have all the information that you need on marriage records. You will be able to do a state by state search to find out the information you are looking for and will provide a complete overview of the marriage records for you to choose from.