Lookup Public Records in Marshall County, Illinois. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Marshall County, Illinois Overview
Marshall County is a county located in the state of Illinois. The county was formed in January 19, 1839. Named after John Marshall, Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court, who died in 1835, the county seat is Lacon and it has a population of 12153 as of 2013. The county has a total area of 399 square miles, with its land area encompassing 387 square miles, and its water area 12 square miles. The county consists of 17 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 61537 recorded as the one with the largest population. Moreover, Marshall County borders the following counties: Putnam County, Illinois to the north; Woodford County, Illinois to the south; LaSalle County, Illinois to the east; Stark County, Illinois to the west; Bureau County, Illinois to the northwest; Peoria County, Illinois to the southwest.
Marshall County Clerk Information
The County Clerk has many responsibilities in Marshall County Government. The County Clerk is the Election Official of the County, manages payroll, budget, tax extensions, delinquent taxes, Clerk of the County Board, keeper of vital statistics, marriage licenses, notaries, assumed names, liquor/Raffle licenses and economic interest statements. The Marshall County Clerk also serves as the County Recorder and is responsible as the Recorder to make record of all deeds and instruments of title of property in Marshall County.
An application form for vital records search is available for download in the website. The fee to be paid depends on the record requested, and is seen on the form. Vital records that can be searched with the form are birth records, marriage records, civil union records, and death records. A photo of a valid ID with signature is required, and payment can be sent as cash, check, cashier check, or money order made payable to Marshall County Clerk.
As the FOIA Officer for the County Clerk’s office, requests for public records under the Freedom of Information Act may be made by phone, in person during normal office hours, by e-mail, or by mail to the County Clerk. The records available include county board records, election records, recording of records, tax extension records, and other miscellaneous records. An FOIA request form is available for download.
Below is the physical address of the County Clerk/Recorder:
Jill M. Piper, Marshall County Clerk and Recorder
122 North Prairie St.
P.O. Box 328
Lacon, IL 61540
Phone: (309) 246-6325
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm
Court Clerk Information
The Circuit Clerk’s broad areas of responsibility include keeping the records of the court, receives and disburses fines, fees and costs collected as a result of court actions, and gathering and reporting statistical data to various law enforcement and State government bodies.
The Marshall County Online Court Records are served in partnership with Judici. Judici hosts court records and case information, and you can do a search on these cases, given that that they are available in the access option you choose.
Below is the physical address of the Circuit Clerk:
Gina M. Noe, Clerk of the Tenth Judicial Circuit
Marshall County Courthouse
122 N. Prairie St
P.O. Box 328
Lacon, IL 61540-0328
Phone: (309) 246-6435
|Marshall County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Marshall County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
|State Law:||Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act – 750 ILCS 5 and Illinois Uniform Premarital Agreement Act – 750 ILCS 10|
|All State Statutes:|| Information is online at the State Website|
|Office:||Marshall County Marriage License|
|Location:||122 North Prairie Street, Lacon, Illinois, 61540|
Marshall County Clerk’s Office
Address: 122 N Prairie St # 1, Lacon, IL 61540, United States