The City of Watertown’s birth, death and marriage records date back to 1883. Uncertified copies of birth, death and marriage records may be provided for genealogical research purposes under the following circumstances:
The fee is for each name and/or type of record requested. For example, the fee for a request consisting of one birth record (3-year search for $22.00), plus one death record (3-year search for $22.00), plus one marriage record (3-year search for $22.00) is a total of $66.00.
The fee is for each name and/or type of record requested. If your request yields no results, we will issue a No Record Certification and the fee is not refunded.
This includes a three (3) year search and the fee is $22.00 per copy.
If you do not know the approximate year of the event and a more than a three-year search is requested, the fee for each record request is according to the following schedule.
1 - 3 years….$22 31 - 40 years….$102
4 - 10 years….$42 41 - 50 years….$122
11 - 20 years….$62 51 - 60 years….$142
21 - 30 years….$82 61 - 70 years….$162