Florida State Divorce Records Index, 1968 - 2004

The Florida State Divorce Registers Index is an enormous archive that holds as many as 712,309 records, dating between 1968 and 2004. The collection boasts the records and divorce decrees for individuals who divorced in the state of Florida during this time frame. All of the records in the archive have been compiled and are currently held at the Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics. You can get more information about the Florida State Death Registers Index by contacting their office at the Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics website.

Information Available In This Collection

Nearly all of the records in the Florida State Divorce Registers Index includes a complete list of vital statistics on married couples who divorced in the state during this time. Information includes the first, middle and last name of both spouses, the date of the divorce and the location where the divorce decree was filed. Information on other events that occurred on that day in history may also be listed on the website. Requests for copies of documents can be made right on this website or by contacting the Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics directly.

About the Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics

The records of the Florida State Divorce Registers are held by the Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics. Requests for certified copies of any of the documents in this record can be made by contacting the office at:

Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics
PO Box 210
Jacksonville, FL 32231
904-359-6900

Each divorce decree held by the Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics features filing information to make retrieval of particular documents as efficient as possible. This includes a unique certificate number for each decree, as well as the docket number for the case. All of the basic information listed above for each spouse is also included when the information is available. While this particular archive only dates back to 1968, the Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics keeps other records on file that date all the way back to 1927. For collections that go back even further, you must contact the individual county where the event occurred for more information.

All of the records included in the collection at the Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics are catalogued alphabetically by last name. To order official copies of documents from this archive, you can contact the Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics by phone or email. Walk-in visitors are also welcome at their office and mail-in requests will be honored as well. Applications for document requests are available on the office website.


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