Dorchester County, SC Birth, Death, Marriage, Divorce Records

Dorchester County vital recordsDorchester County vital records (1915-present) are maintained by the Vital Records office at the Dorchester Public Health Department in Summerville. The $12 charge by the county office includes a search and/or one certified copy for in-person or by-mail orders by family members only (online through VitalChek). A free unrestricted online death index (1915-1960) is available on the South Carolina Department of Health website, with historical records (births 1641-1914 and deaths 1641-1960) available from the South Carolina Department of Archives and History in Columbia. Historical marriage records (pre-1950) are maintained by the Dorchester Probate Judge while divorce records (post-1949) are maintained by the Dorchester County Clerk.

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

Dorchester County
PO Box 38
St. George, SC 29477
Hours of Operation: 8:30AM-5PM (recording hrs 8:30AM-4:30PM)
Phone: 843-563-0181
Fax: 843-563-0182
Real Estate: 843-832-0181
Assessor: 843-563-0162
Treasurer: 843-563-0165
Elections: 843-563-0132
Vital Records: 843-563-0107
Recording Officer: Register of Deeds
Records Online: Real Estate, Deed
Assessor Fax: 843-563-0174
Assessor Website

Dorchester County Marriage & Divorce Records - County Courts

Category: Courts
Dorchester County - Clerk of Court
101 Ridge Street
Saint George, SC 29477
Phone: (843)563-0160

Dorchester County Birth & Death Records

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