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Please note: This site will be undergoing maintenance on Thursday, September 12th, 2019 from 9:45 AM to 10:30 AM EST. During that time, you will not be able to place any orders. Please come back after the maintenance window to place your order. Thank you!

You can now order your record by credit card online, by mail, by phone, or in-person. Some orders require additional documentation as noted on the forms. Forms that require documentation will guide you to the mail-in or in-person options. Fees apply, and are listed at the top of each order form. International orders can only be accepted by mail at this time.

Order Online   It's simple! Select the Order Form(s) for the item(s) you are requesting. Payment by Visa and Mastercard only.

Birth Certificate


Child Custody Document


Criminal Disposition or Docket


Death Certificate


Digital Copy of Microfilm


Divorce Decree


Legal Case


Marriage


Name Change Decree


Newspaper Article


Separation Agreement


Special Collections Item


Religious Record


Other Record






Mail-in Order   Select the Order Form(s) for the item(s) you are requesting. Fill out the form, print the page, and mail it with payment to the Maryland State Archives, 350 Rowe Blvd., Annapolis, MD 21401. You can pay by credit card (Visa or Mastercard), check, or money order.


Birth Certificate


Book


Child Custody Document


Criminal Disposition or Docket


Death Certificate


Digital Copy of Microfilm


Divorce Decree


Prints and Publications Permissions


Legal Case


Marriage


Name Change Decree


Newspaper Article


Separation Agreement


Religious Record


Special Collections Item



Other Record





In-person Order   Feel free to fill out the order form at the Archives. You can pay by cash, check, money order, or credit card (Visa or Mastercard).