How to Obtain Vital Records
The Adams County Clerk’s Office serves as
the official record keeper for births, deaths, and marriages
that take place in Adams County.
How can you obtain a certified copy of a
birth, death, or marriage record?
Visit our office at 507 Vermont Street, Quincy, Illinois.
Our hours our Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Check Holiday Schedule.
2. By mail, download the appropriate form in the list below.
Birth Certificate Form
Marriage Certificate Form
Death Certificate Form
When mailing the form, you must include:
A. a self-addressed, stamped envelope, and
B. a check or money order to cover the applicable
processing fees, and
C. a copy of the requestor’s valid identification.
3. Online by clicking on
this E-Pay logo below.
NOTE: When faxing the required identification to our office
include an email address or phone number in which we can reach
you if the document is unreadable. If you have questions,
or you wish to ensure your documents have reached our office you
may call us at 217-277-2150.