Marriage certificates and divorce decrees - MDH

Marriage Certificates and Divorce Decrees

Marriage certificates

Copies of certificates of marriage are available from the county that issued the marriage license.

Anyone can look up marriage records in Minnesota Official Marriage System (MOMS), a searchable database of marriage certificates. MOMS was designed and is managed by Minnesota counties.

Divorce decrees

Divorce decrees are available from the county district court office that granted the divorce.

 

The Minnesota Office of Vital Records does not record marriages or divorces.