Arizona Marriage Records

Enter a first and/or last name to search Arizona marriage records. This website was created to provide genealogists with access to the Arizona marriage records from a single place. Additional information on how to obtain Arizona marriage certificates is available below.

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Arizona marriage records

Marriage records contain information about the marriage of two people, including the date of marriage, place of marriage, sometimes the names of the mothers and fathers, and even the people who witnessed the marriage. Marriage certificates issued by state and local governments will often include the place of residences, and perhaps even the maiden names of the mothers.

This webpage gives you access to all of the online databases containing Arizona marriage records, Arizona marriage licenses, Arizona marriage indexes, Arizona marriage announcements, and other related Arizona genealogy records.

Marriage records have long been used to help with genealogy research. They are considered to be "primary source" records, because the information is recorded by an eye witness, at the time the marriage takes place. The Internet has allowed people to store marriage records into various online archives. This has brought access to online marriage records much more easier for genealogy researchers.

Newspapers frequently publish notices of marriages, and in addition to marriage certificates, are a popular source of research by genealogists.

On this page you will find the most comprehensive databases containing marriage records of Arizona. We also suggest searching for "Arizona marriage records" using Google.com, which will yield all such databases.

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How to Obtain Arizona Marriage Certificates

Arizona began statewide recording of births and deaths in July, 1909, though the Office of Vital Records has collected many of these records from 1884 and 1887 respectively. Marriage records, however, are still recorded in the county Superior Court clerk's office where the marriage occurred.

For birth and death records, write:

Arizona Department of Health Services
Vital Records Section
2727 W. Glendale Avenue
P.O. Box 3887
Phoenix, AZ 85030-3887
Tel: 602-255-3260

For marriage records and/or prior records, write to the clerk of the county in question.

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