Lyon County Nevada Marriage Records

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NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
Lyon County Marriage & Divorce Records Offices
Lyon County Clerk27 South Main StreetYeringtonNV89447775-463-6501
Fernley City Hall595 Silverlace BoulevardFernleyNV89408775-784-9800
Yerington City Hall102 South Main StreetYeringtonNV89447775-463-3511
Lyon County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
Lyon County Clerk / Treasurer Marriage Applications
Lyon County Clerk/Treasurer Website
Lyon County Divorce Certificates
Lyon County Marriage Certificates & Records
Lyon County Recorder County Records
Lyon County Recorder's Office County Records
Lyon County Recorder's Office Marriage Applications
Lyon County Recorder's Office Website
Married Couples10,114 (50.3%)
Unmarried Couples1,693 (3.3%)
Never Married Men5,867 (27.1%)
Never Married Women4,781 (22.5%)
Separated Men357 (1.6%)
Separated Women390 (1.8%)
Widowed Men730 (3.4%)
Widowed Women2,280 (10.7%)
Divorced Men4,155 (19.2%)
Divorced Women2,684 (12.6%)

Marriage Records in Lyon County Nevada

Public Marriage Records in Lyon County Nevada is maintained in the same manner as that of other public records. They are available to anyone who requests them through their Clerk of court. It is a legal process that requires you to fill out applications and submit proofs of identity, age and residency before you can obtain any records. It is important to understand that the marriage license you request will not be accepted by the courts unless you have the proper forms filled out and submitted along with proper proof of income and financial standing.

Lyon County has an online site where you can view all of the records the county has on file pertaining to marriages. This service was developed and is managed by the Office of Vital Records Research (OVR), which is part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). You may access these records at no cost by visiting their website. There is a nominal fee for each record search. The fee-based service provides vital and birth records, divorce information, criminal and cemetery records, as well as the legal names of the parties to a marriage, if known.

If you are looking for Lyon County Nevada marriage records, you need to contact the OVR at (775) 730-7001. You will need to fill in the necessary information about the person you are searching for, such as names, addresses and date of birth. You may also choose to search by social security number, so you need to include this as well. The more information you have on the person requesting the records, the easier it will be to search for the records you need. OVR can provide you with the information you need by fax, mail, or by phone.

Marriage records in Lyon County can be used to check the marital status of a person, do a genealogy search on someone or look up information about someone’s ancestors. Marriage information is available from birth, through death, to the present. There is an online form that you can complete right online. If you have any doubts, there are also qualified staff members who can provide you with any assistance you might need.

In Lyon County, public records are not normally viewable by the public, unless you have special permission from the county office to access certain types of records. However, you are allowed to download these files for your own records search purposes. A certified copy of the marriage license is required in order to obtain Lyon County Nevada marriage records. It is the only legal way to obtain this information in the state of Nevada. Also, a copy of the application can be obtained from the courthouse where the marriage was performed, or from the LSR website.

Public records searches are easy to find. OVR can assist you with basic information, or refer you to the appropriate resources to help with more specific searches. If you do not have the time to visit each local courthouse to conduct your search, OVR can provide you with access to its database for a small fee. The convenience and peace of mind that you will enjoy using an on-line public records search, will make it well worth the investment.