Woods County Marriage Records

NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
Woods County Marriage & Divorce Records Offices
Woods County Clerk407 Government StreetAlvaOK73717580-327-3119
Woods County Marriage License407 Government StreetAlvaOK73717580-327-3119
Waynoka City Hall1759 East Cecil StreetWaynokaOK73860580-824-2261
Woods County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
Woods County Genealogy Records
Statistics
Married Couples 1,597 (46.8%)
Unmarried Couples 301 (3.6%)
Never Married Men 1,835 (44.0%)
Never Married Women 898 (26.0%)
Separated Men 50 (1.2%)
Separated Women 86 (2.5%)
Widowed Men 137 (3.3%)
Widowed Women 372 (10.8%)
Divorced Men 450 (10.8%)
Divorced Women 348 (10.1%)

Marriage Records in Woods County Oklahoma

The information contained in marriage records is considered public domain. In fact, you can access these documents online through a wide variety of online services that do it for free. Free searches are available, but the information in them may not be 100% accurate. If you are looking for vital records such as birth and death certificates, or divorce decrees, and want to conduct a background check on someone, you will need to hire the services of a licensed public records investigator.

Although marriage records are considered public domain, that does not mean you can simply go down to your local county records office and look through records there. Those records are considered private and confidential. Anyone who looks up records of that nature runs the risk of committing a felony, according to Oklahoma law. There are a number of reasons why one would need to look up records in this manner, and there are several ways to go about doing it.

Many people are interested in accessing public marriage information to verify that they indeed conducted a marriage ceremony. Some want to check if they have ever been married before and some want to check if they are married once. It really depends on the person you are asking, but if you want to know this information without any risk of committing a crime, then an online search is your best option.

Marriage records are stored in two places in Oklahoma. The records office keeps the actual records in folders at the county courthouse, and obtains them monthly from the local insurance companies. When the records are retrieved, they are processed and put into an online database. In some cases, the records can be accessed by requesting them over the internet. The records are retrieved using the individual’s name, maiden or father’s name, and current address.

Another option for retrieving information about someone is to request a search through the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation. However, there is no guarantee that you will get accurate information because the state bureau changes their database regularly. Information about someone can also be obtained from the Vital Records Office in each state. However, this service is usually free.

If you are looking for a marriage record in Oklahoma, you have a couple of options. You can either search the records online yourself, or you can pay a professional company to do the search for you. Although searching online does not give you access to all records, it gives you more flexibility and saves you time. It costs about $15 to make a search using an online service. However, paying the professionals can end up costing more.