Shelby  County  Indiana

Vital  Statistics,  Shelby County, IN

Birth and  Death Certificates:
Health Department
1600 E St Rd 44
Shelbyville, IN 46176
Send an SASE with requests for information.  For certified copies, also include:  
    1) copy of driver's license,  
    2) your relationship to person about whom you are requesting information,  
    3) $10 money order/cashier's check.  No personal checks.  If you would like a wallet-sized birth certificate along with the standard size, add $5.
    4) If you do not wish to purchase a certificate, genealogical research can be provided upon request, time permitting.

Shelby Co started recording births & deaths in 1882; the practice was not enforced until the 1900s.
Addresses for  other Indiana county Health Departments  can be obtained via this link.
Online Health Dept records

Marriage Certificates,  Wills,  Court Records:
Clerk's Office,  Courthouse Annex
45 W Polk St
Shelbyville, IN 46176
Please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope and a money order ($1 for each page) made out to the Shelby Co IN Clerk's Office.  No personal checks.  Please note:  until the early 1900's, the only names appearing on the marriage records are those of the bride, the groom, the marriage official and the clerk who signed the license.
Online Marriage records
Online Will transcriptions
Online Probate index
Online Estate transcription
Online Court records

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