The Washington, Skagit County Marriage Records Index features 25,105 marriage licenses and was compiled from the Skagit County Auditor's Recording Division. The Washington, Skagit County Marriage Records Index holds marriage records for the years 1980 through 2010. For more information on the source of this index, visit the website Skagit County Auditor's Recording Division .
The individual marriage records contained in the Washington, Skagit County Marriage Records Index usually depict the full name of the groom and bride, the date of the marriage and the marriage certificate number. In some cases, the parents' names are listed as well.
The Skagit County Auditor's Recording Division is responsible for holding all the marriage certificates for the county. The Auditor's Recording Division is also responsible for maintaining Skagit County's land records and personal property records and title records, including property liens and taxes. Marriage licenses are issued by the Skagit County Auditor and the resulting marriage certificate is filed in their Recording Division and available for public search.
The Skagit County Auditor also maintains the vehicle registration records and collects payment for registration and county decals. Voter registration is maintained through this office as well, and the county's financial accounting is performed by this office also.
Skagit County Auditor's Recording Division features an online records search that allows the public to search for marriage certificates, although only basic information is returned online, which includes the names of the bride and groom and the license number and marriage date. Individuals may also search for other types of records stored by this office online.
The online search capabilities, although limited in scope for marriage licenses, allow individuals to search using several parameters, including giving a date range, by last name or bride or groom, or using full names. Only couples married in Skagit County will be listed, however, since it isn't a statewide search.
The Skagit County Auditor's Recording Division allows in person requests and recommends this as the fastest way to obtain a marriage record. If an in person visit is not feasible, requests for copies of marriage records can be made via telephone or by mail. To get more information on how to obtain a copy of a marriage certificate or license from the Skagit County Auditor's Recording Division, use the following contact information.
Skagit County Auditor's Recording Division
PO Box 1306
Mount Vernon, Washington 98273
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