Texas Marriage Records Search
Certified copies of Texas marriage licenses are available for purchase directly from the County Clerk's Office in the county where the marriage license was issued. The State Office of Vital Statistics can only provide a verification letters of marriages since January 1966 to the present.
Marriage verifications are available by mail order for $20 with a check or money order made payable to the DSHS, along with a photocopy of a valid government-issued photo ID and a completed application sent to the following address:
Texas Vital Records
Department of State Health Services
P.O. Box 12040
Austin, TX 78711-2040
Tel: (888) 963-7111
You may also go to the State Vital Statistics Office in person to request a verification letters of a Texas marriage.
Marriage verification letter can be ordered online directly through the official eGovernment site Texas.gov.
For information on ordering certified copies of Texas marriage licenses from a specific Texas county, please see the links below or try an instant national background check below to search for available marriage records and other public records information.