Mecklenburg County Marriage Records

NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
Mecklenburg County Clerk Office
Mecklenburg County Clerk600 East 4th StreetCharlotteNC28202980-314-2912
Mecklenburg County Town & City Halls
Charlotte City Hall600 East Trade StreetCharlotteNC28202704-336-2903
Cornelius Town Hall21445 Catawba AvenueCorneliusNC28031704-892-6031
Davidson Town Hall216 South Main StreetDavidsonNC28036704-892-7591
Matthews City Hall232 Matthews Station StreetMatthewsNC28105704-847-4411
Matthews Town Hall232 Matthews Station StreetMatthewsNC28105704-847-4411
Mint Hill Town Hall7151 Matthews-Mint Hill RoadMint HillNC28227704-545-9726
Pineville Town Hall200 Dover StreetPinevilleNC28134704-889-2291
Mecklenburg County Marriage License Office
Mecklenburg County Marriage License720 East 4th StreetCharlotteNC28202704-336-2443
Mecklenburg County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Database
Mecklenburg County Divorce Certificates & Decrees
Mecklenburg County Genealogy Records
Mecklenburg County Marriage Certificates & Records
Mecklenburg County Records
Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds Birth Records
Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds County Records
Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds Marriage Records
Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds Office County Records
Statistics
Married Couples 172,310 (43.6%)
Unmarried Couples 25,357 (2.5%)
Never Married Men 155,033 (39.8%)
Never Married Women 154,874 (35.8%)
Separated Men 8,856 (2.3%)
Separated Women 11,403 (2.6%)
Widowed Men 6,595 (1.7%)
Widowed Women 28,625 (6.6%)
Divorced Men 32,130 (8.2%)
Divorced Women 52,260 (12.1%)

How to Search Marriage Records in Mercer County

What exactly are marriage records? These are documents that outline a legal union between two people in North Carolina. Each state has its own form of marriage records. Some states list them as certificates while others may only provide very little information. When you search for marriage records in Mecklenburg County, you will need to follow the same guidelines as all other states. They are listed alphabetically by the first name and last names of the couple, then their location in the county, and finally the year that the marriage took place.

Marriage Records in Mecklenburg County North Carolina

Because this is a public record, all of the information contained within it can be viewed by anyone who requests it. When you search for marriage records in Mecklenburg County, you will find that there are different ways that you can obtain them. The best way to do this search is online and right from your computer at home.

In order to do a search online, you will need to visit one of the several sites that offer this service. There will be a small fee, but it is usually minimal. After you pay the fee, you will have access to the records. You can perform as many searches on the records as you want, whether it is to check up on a potential spouse, find out more about your family tree, or just out of curiosity.

If you wish to get a copy of your own marriage records, you can do this as well. Again, there is typically a minimal fee involved, but again it is well worth it to know where you come from and where you are going. Marriage records are considered public record, so you can obtain copies of them quite easily. In addition, they can be searched by any member of the public who requests them.

When you are searching for these records in Mercer County, you have a few options. One option is to go to the courthouse in your county and request them. Sometimes you will be referred to an online form where you have to input some basic information in order to obtain the records you are looking for. Other times you will have to go through the clerk’s office for each county.

You can also search online using a marriage database which contains information from all over the country. This provides a great way to save time and money because you don’t have to waste your time going from county to county trying to do a search. Instead, you can look up records from anywhere in the country, and the results will be displayed immediately.