District of Columbia

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Event:
Birth or death

Cost of copy:
$12.00

Address:
Vital Records Branch
800 9th Street, SW
1st Floor
Washington, DC 20024

Remarks:
Office has had death records since 1855 and birth records since 1874 but no death records were filed during the Civil War.

Cashiers check or money order should be made payable to DC Treasurer. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (202) 645-5962.


Event:
Marriage

Cost of copy:
$10.00

Address:
Marriage Bureau
500 Indiana Avenue, NW
Room 4485
Washington, DC 20001


Event:
Divorce (court)

Cost of copy:
$5.00

Address:
Clerk
Superior Court for the District of Columbia
Family Division
500 Indiana Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001

Remarks:
Records since September 16, 1956.


Event:
Divorce (court)

Cost of copy:
Varies

Address:
Clerk
U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Washington, DC 20001

Remarks:
Records before September 16, 1956.