Platte County Marriage Records

NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
Platte County Clerk Website
Platte County Clerk's Office Marriage Applications
Platte County Divorce Certificates
Platte County Marriage Certificates & Records
Platte County Marriage & Divorce Records Offices
Platte County ClerkPO Box 538ColumbusNE68602402-563-4905
Columbus Clerk2424 14th StreetColumbusNE68601402-562-4260
Lindsay Clerk121 Pine StreetLindsayNE68644402-428-4010
Platte County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
Statistics
Married Couples 7,046 (54.5%)
Unmarried Couples 561 (1.7%)
Never Married Men 4,008 (31.0%)
Never Married Women 2,689 (21.1%)
Separated Men 72 (0.6%)
Separated Women 212 (1.7%)
Widowed Men 292 (2.3%)
Widowed Women 1,351 (10.6%)
Divorced Men 1,094 (8.4%)
Divorced Women 1,206 (9.4%)

How To Look Up Marriage Records In Platte County

If you want to search for marriage records in Platte County, you can do this in two ways. The first is to go through the official Platte County Records office in Lincoln and try to find your records there. The downside of this is that this can take up a lot of your time and may even require you to travel to the county seat in order to find the records. Another downside is that these records are only available to you if you are a resident of Platte County or have been a resident for at least six months. This means you’ll have to drive to the county seat in order to access the information you need.

Marriage Records in Platte County Nebraska

The second way to search out your marriage records is to do an internet search on the internet. There are various web sites that offer you the ability to download copies of your public records from the internet for a small fee. Once downloaded, these records can then be searched by you. You will usually find the information you need about the person you’re searching for within a couple of minutes or so.

The good thing about using these services to find your marriage records in Platte County is that the information they provide is almost always accurate. When you use these services, you’ll usually only pay a flat fee for the records. The fee covers costs such as paying the site owner for maintaining the records and providing you with the information you need. You won’t have to pay any search fees since the fee covers the cost of collecting and providing the data you need. You also won’t have to pay for the copy of the records you download since that is usually a pretty simple process. The information they provide is usually as current as the state records.

There are some drawbacks to using these services to search out marriage records in Platte County. Most of the time, these record searches are only available if you’re using a fee based service. If you don’t want to pay the fee, you won’t be able to get the records you require. In addition, you’ll typically only be able to find out the last name of the couple, the state of the wedding took place in, and the location of the ceremony (if it was held in another state).

When you use an online service to search out marriage records in Platte County, you can expect to receive limited information. That means you’ll either have to pay for the records, or sift through the records provided by each site you go to see if you can find what you need. There’s nothing worse than trying to conduct a simple background check without the proper records, only to come up blank. Fortunately though, the online records tend to be more accurate than the ones you’ll find in the paper.

Keep in mind though that these types of records are not offered to everyone. If you try to use a free service, you may run into problems including inaccurate records or outdated data. Also, these records may not include things like court documents, which could make finding your history difficult. It’s best to stick with paid services when you need to look for marriage records in Platte County Nebraska. This way, you can get accurate information, and you know you’re using an established, dependable company.