Lookup Public Records in Wexford CountyMichigan. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Wexford County, Michigan Overview

Located near the northern portion of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula, Wexford County is 575 square miles, with 10 square miles of water. It is bordered to the north by Grand Traverse County, the east by Missaukee County, the west by Manistee County and the south by Osceola and Lake Counties. There were 32,645 people living in Wexford County during the 2013 census. There are 11 zip codes in Wexford County: 49618, 49620, 49601, 49625, 49633, 49638, 49649, 49663, 49668, 49688 and 49689.

Wexford County Officials Information

The Wexford County Clerk also serves as the Court Clerk.
Wexford County Clerk: Elaine L. Richardson
Address: 437 East Division Street, Cadillac, MI 49601
Phone 231-779-9450
Fax 231-779-0447
Hours Monday-Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Closed Legal and County Holidays

The County Clerk for Wexford County is responsible for vital records including birth, death and marriage licenses as well as military discharges, concealed weapons licenses, genealogy, DBA’s, notary public documents, adoptions, emancipation, legal name changes and name searches. Many of these records are available for viewing and purchase by request, in person, during normal business hours. Records are not available online.
The Register of Deeds is responsible for documents pertaining to real and personal property within the county. These documents include quit claim deeds, warranty deeds, oil & gas leases, releases, liens and mortgages. Documents are available for viewing and purchase by in person request, with some documents and forms available online. These include county and state transfer tax exemptions, real estate transfer tax tables and mortgage foreclosure information.

The Assessment Office of Wexford County is also called the Equalization Office and is responsible for taxable values related to property in the county.
Wexford County Assessment Office:
437 E. Division St, Cadillac, MI 49601
Phone: 231-779-9470
Fax: 231-779-0447
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
The equalization department provides property descriptions, land ownership information, state equalized values, taxable values and aerial views of property. These documents are considered public record and can be requested and purchased in person, from the department, during normal business hours. Land parcel and assessment roll information and the GIS page are available online.

Wexford Court Records Information

Court records for Wexford County are not available online, however most of these documents are considered public record once they are recorded and filed. This means that records are available to view and purchase, by in person request, during normal business hours. You must visit the courthouse and make a request to receive the information.

Wexford, MI Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200938,312
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20091,958
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-200949
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-200986
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-2009165
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-2009335
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20092,671
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-20094,032
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-2009168
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-20091,889
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-2009789
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-20098,868
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200927
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-2009328
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20094,923
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-2009809
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-200931
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-2009541
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-20092,331
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20095
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-2009177
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009413
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-20091,032
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-200930
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-200918
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-20091,590
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-200988
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-200926
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-2009126
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-20093,624
Wexford County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Wexford 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:Marriage License – Ch. 551, 551.101 – 551.111 and Barring of dower; antenuptial pecuniary provisions – Ch. 558, §558.16
All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
Office:Wexford County Marriage License
Location:Wexford County Clerk, 437 East Division, Cadillac, Michigan, 49601
Phone:231-779-9450

Wexford County Clerk’s Office

Address: 437 E Division St, Cadillac, MI 49601, United States
Phone: 231-779-9450

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