Yakima County Marriage Records

NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
Yakima County Clerk Offices
Yakima County Clerk128 North 2nd StreetYakimaWA98901509-574-1430
Granger City Clerk102 Main StreetGrangerWA98932509-854-1725
Mabton City Clerk305 Main StMabtonWA98935509-894-4096
Selah City Clerk115 West Naches AvenueSelahWA98942509-698-7328
Sunnyside City Clerk818 East Edison AvenueSunnysideWA98944509-837-3997
Toppenish City Clerk21 West 1st AvenueToppenishWA98948509-865-2080
Union Gap Clerk102 West Ahtanum RoadUnion GapWA98903509-576-8911
Wapato City Clerk205 East 3rd StreetWapatoWA98951509-877-2334
Yakima County Town & City Halls
Yakima City Hall129 North 2nd StreetYakimaWA98901509-575-6000
Yakima Town Hall5000 West Lincoln AvenueYakimaWA98908509-966-0930
Grandview City Hall207 W 2nd StGrandviewWA98930509-882-9200
Harrah City Hall11 East Pioneer StreetHarrahWA98933509-848-2432
Moxee City Hall255 West Seattle AvenueMoxeeWA98936509-575-8851
Naches City Hall600 2ND StNachesWA98937509-653-2647
Naches Town Hall29 E 2nd StNachesWA98937509-653-2647
Selah City HallSte 1, 115 W Naches AveSelahWA98942509-698-7333
Tieton City Hall418 Maple StreetTietonWA98947509-673-3162
Wapato City Hall205 East 3rd StreetWapatoWA98951509-877-2334
Zillah City Hall503 1st AvenueZillahWA98953509-829-5151
Yakima County Marriage License Office
Yakima County Marriage License128 North 2nd StreetYakimaWA98901509-574-1400
Yakima County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
City of Yakima Cemetery List
Yakima County Auditor Marriage Applications
Yakima County Auditor Marriage Records
Yakima County Auditor Website
Yakima County Auditor's Office Vital Records
Yakima County Birth Records
Yakima County Clerk Naturalization Records
Yakima County Divorce Certificates
Yakima County Recorder County Records
Statistics
Married Couples 41,050 (50.2%)
Unmarried Couples 7,018 (2.9%)
Never Married Men 33,959 (36.8%)
Never Married Women 27,553 (29.4%)
Separated Men 1,361 (1.5%)
Separated Women 3,077 (3.3%)
Widowed Men 2,187 (2.4%)
Widowed Women 7,691 (8.2%)
Divorced Men 8,975 (9.7%)
Divorced Women 11,080 (11.8%)

How to Search Marriage Records in Yakima County Washington

Marriage Records in Yakima County Washington

Public Marriage Records in Washington, D.C. is maintained by the Office of Vital Records division of the state of Washington. The most up to date information on marriages in Washington, D.C. can be requested from this office at any time during business hours. The cost of requesting information and printing copies is usually nominal. Marriage records are recorded in two different ways: manual and computerized. The first method uses a print-based application, while the second method uses a database application that stores data electronically.

There are several reasons why you may want to request marriage records in Washington, D.C. Some individuals may have a pressing need to verify the marital status of one or both applicants for marriage, some may be conducting genealogical research and others may be interested in tracing their family history. Whatever the reason, conducting a search will give you access to vital and public records. However, before you conduct an online search it is important that you understand how records are stored and retrieved, the cost of retrieving them and how to get reliable information. Marriage Records in Washington, D.C. is managed by the Office of Vital Records division of the state of Washington.

Marriage records in Washington, D.C. are considered public records because they are filed in the vital records office. To start your search, you need to locate the appropriate office. There are separate offices for immigration, property, public prosecution, adoption, codification, divorce, widowhood, blood and marriage records.

Vital Records searches in Washington, D.C. are basically confidential and are password protected. Because of this protection, it can take several weeks before the records are released to the general public. To begin your search, you will need to complete an application form that is typically available online. To expedite the processing of your request, you should provide a recent photo identification, current address, social security number and date of birth. The Marriage Records in Yakima County Washington is stored in two locations: at the county courthouse in downtown Yakima and at the Office of Vital Records in Bellingham.

When you are ready to proceed with your online search you will be provided with a set of records related to the name and address of the record holder. You can also access records for the parents and the children of the bride and groom. The online search will give you information such as marriage licenses issued during the time of the wedding, names of the bride and groom, and the mother and father of the bride and groom. The records also show where the couple resides at this time, their age, place of birth, parent’s names and date of birth of both. Marriage records in Washington, D.C. are classified as Public Records which can be viewed by anyone.

The Vital Records Office in Washington, D.C. operates on the fee only charge and you must personally submit a copy of your signed application. If you are looking for records related to a marriage or a birth, you will have to visit the office personally to obtain the records you require. In the event of an application, some minor children of the bride and groom may not be included. It will be necessary to make sure that you include these minor children in your search as the Public Records acts only covers minor children and you will need to check with the Office of Vital Records to verify inclusion of minor children.