Carter County, TN Birth, Death, Marriage, Divorce Records

Carter County vital recordsCarter County, Tennessee, formed in 1796, provides no vital records information on its website. Those in search of Carter County records should go to the website, the site for the Tennessee Vital Records Office. Copies of birth, marriage, and divorce certificates can be purchased for $15.00; death certificates cost $7.00. The Tennessee State Library and Archives ( also houses county vital records and other documents. Additionally, records can be found on the Internet at VitalChek (, which charges a processing fee in addition to the Vital Records Office fees. A fire in the county courthouse in 1933 may limit the availability of some records.

Carter County Recorder Office - Birth, Death, Marriage & Divorce Records

Carter County
801 E Elk Ave
Elizabethton, TN 37643
Hours of Operation: 8:00AM-4:30PM EST
Phone: 423-542-1830
Assessor: 423-542-1806
Other: 423-542-1814
Recording Officer: Register of Deeds
Records Online: Real Estate, Deed
Assessor Fax: 423-547-1511
Assessor Website

Carter County Marriage & Divorce Records - County Courts

Category: Courts
Carter County - Circuit Court Clerk
Elk Avenue
Elizabethton, TN 37643
Phone: (423)542-1835
Fax: (423)542-6565

Carter County Birth & Death Records

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