Houghton County Courthouse
401 E. Houghton Ave.
Houghton, MI 49931
Monday - Friday:
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
NOTE: Effective July 11, 2023, the County Clerk's Office will not process any money transactions after 4:00 p.m.
Deaths: 1867 to present-Index starting 1911
Marriage: 1855 to present-All indexed
Fees for Certified Copies
$15.00 for the first copy and $5.00 for any additional copies of the same record.
Obtain Certified Death & Marriage Certificates Online
Click here to request certified copies of death and marriage certificates.
Obtain Certified Death Certificates & Marriage Licenses By Mail
Print out the appropriate forms below, complete, sign and return with the appropriate fee.
Obtain Certified Death Certificates & Marriage Licenses By Telephone Using Credit/Debit Card
Call 906-482-1150 to pay the appropriate fee by telephone. A 3% fee is added to all credit/debit card transactions by the credit card company.
Can return completed form by:
Emailing it to Houghton County Clerk at: email@example.com
Faxing it to Houghton County Clerk at: 906-483-0364