How Do I Apply for a Marriage License?

Due to Covid, hours for marriage license application are 9 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday, BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.    To avoid delays, be sure you and your fiance come together, bring valid government issued photo IDs (usually a driver’s license) and $51 exact cash or credit card only (credit card convenience fee of $2 added by the processing company). We will ask for social security numbers, but do not need to see the cards. If either party has been married before, we need the exact date the marriage ended. We do not need to see any paperwork.  You will receive the license the same day you apply.  It must be used within 30 days or you will have to reapply (additional fee applies).

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1. What is the Recorder's Office?
2. How Do I Get a Copy of My Marriage License?
3. How Do I Apply for a Marriage License?
4. What are the most common Deeds?
5. What is a Deed of Trust?
6. Will the Recorder of Deeds Office Prepare My Documents?
7. Will the Recorder of Deeds Office Notarize My Documents?
8. What if I have lost my Deed?
9. Which Blank Forms May I Obtain From the Recorders Office?
10. Can I Search Jefferson County Records Online?
11. Does the Recorder of Deeds File Reports with Credit Bureaus?
12. What are the Steps in the Recording Process?
13. Can I make my own Deed(s)?
14. How do I find the deed to my property?
15. What Do I Bring To The Recorder to Show I am Ordained?
16. Can I Record Documents in Jefferson County for Property Located in Other Counties?
17. What fees are charged regarding the documents and services provided by the Recorder of Deeds office?