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Livingston Parish, Louisiana
Livingston Parish is located in the state of Louisiana; the parish was created by the state legislature in 1832. Livingston is an eponym honoring Edward Livingston, a prominent American and Louisianan, jurist, and statesman who assisted in the drafting of the Louisiana Civil Code of 1825. Its parish seat is Livingston. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the parish has a population of approximately 128,026 people and a total area of 703 square miles, of which 55 square miles is water and 648 square miles is land. Livingston Parish borders the following: St. Helena Parish to the north, Tangipahoa Parish to the east, St. John the Baptist Parish to the southeast, Ascension Parish to the southwest, and East Baton Rouge Parish to the west.
The Livingston Parish Clerk of Court is charged with the responsibility of maintaining public records in the county. When a document is received at the recording desk, it is stamped with a unique instrument number and an Index Book and Page number. The stamp also records the date, hour, and minute of filing. Records maintained by the clerk’s office include but are not limited to conveyances, mortgages and other documents. Unlike other states, original documents sent to the Clerk of the District Court are not returned to the owner after recordation.
Documents recorded by the clerk’s office are considered public records and can be accessed by the public. To access public records, you can either do a background check online or visit the clerk’s office in person during office hours. To do a public records search online, you have to visit Public Records Search. To use the site, you will be charged a fee of $50.00 per year after which you will be able to access land records (both conveyance and mortgage), marriage licenses, and plats. Alternatively, you can present a written request in person at the office of the clerk. Below is the physical address of the Livingston Parish Clerk of Court’s office:
20300 Government Blvd.
1st Floor, Courthouse
Livingston, LA 70754
|Livingston County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Livingston 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:||Husband and Wife – Civil Code Title IV and Matrimonial Regimes – Civil Code Title VI|
|All State Statutes:|| Information is online at the State Website|
|Office:||Livingston Parish Marriage License|
|Location:||20180 Iowa Street, Livingston, Louisiana, 70754|