© St. Louis City
Recorder of Deeds

Archives Department,
Genealogy and
Historical Research
open 8:00 a.m. to
4:00 p.m. weekdays
see Hours and Holidays
for restrictions


City Hall, Room 129
1200 Market Street
Saint Louis
Missouri 63103
314.589.8174
E-mail


Completed Form and Payment due in advance of Archives services.
Please do not call or
E-mail for record look-ups. Please do not E-mail
record requests.


 

Adoption Records
Archives
Genealogy and
Historical Research
Birth Records
Business and
Non-Profit Records
Campaign Finance and Election
Records
Cemetery Records
Death Records
French and
Spanish Colonial
Records
Home School Declarations
Land Records
Recording
Requirements;
Copies of
Deeds, Liens, Subdivision Plats; Structure History
Marriage Records
License Issuance
and Copies
Orphanage and
Institution Records
Professional
Registration and
Licensing Records
Trademarks
and Bottlers Records
Veterans
Records

Free Recording of
Military Discharge
Wills and
Probate Records

 

  


1881-1931 St. Louis City Issued Marriage Application and License
Search Fees, Copy Fees,
and Payment Method


Payment Method


Search Fee

This Fee Applies When Customer Does Not Provide Correct Bride and Groom Names and Ceremony Year

  • $4.00 per Name for Each Search Period on Search Form Chosen By Customer
  • Search Periods Include:
    1881-1911
    1912-1915
    1916-1919
    1920-1923
    1924-1927
    1928-1931

1881-1931 Uncertified Copy Fee
- Stamped
   "for genealogical purposes only"

- Do Not Order Uncertified Genealogy Copies
  for legal matters, including Irish, Israeli, or
  Italian Dual Citizenship Application.

  • $3.00 per Marriage Application Copy
  • $3.00 per Marriage License Copy

1881-1931 Certified Copy Fee

  • $12.00 Per Marriage
    Application Certified Copy
  • $12.00 Per Marriage
    License Certified Copy

Where do Marriage Record Certified Copy Fees go?


Bride and Groom Indices Pages
Index Pages may not be reproduced for Customers


Marriage License Abstract Books
(facsimiles of Licenses)

  • A Marriage License Abstract Book entry may be reproduced for a Customer only when the Original License is damaged or unavailable.
  • $3.00 Per Uncertified Abstract Entry
  • $12.00 Per Certified Abstract Entry