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Marriage Index Files

Marriage Index Files contain the First, Middle, and Last names of the parties involved (Party A and Party B) and the Date of Marriage variables.  Marriage Index Files are available for limited years due to changes in the law.  

Purchasing Marriage Index Files

To Order the Marriage Statistical Master Files, simply complete and return the application below to the Health Information and Research Section.  If you have any questions pertaining to the applications, please contact the office via e-mail at HIRS@cdph.ca.gov.  For additional information about our program, please visit the HIRS Program Page


Note: The California Department of Public Health Office of Vital Records does not collect or maintain information about whether a marriage was between individuals of the opposite sex or the same sex. 


** Application is currently under construction.

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Current Marriage Data

Number of marriage license issued by California counties

Vital Statistics Data

Obtain information on Vital Statistics Data - (birth, death, fetal death, infant death, and marriage)

Vital Statistics Index Files

Obtain information on Vital Statistics (birth, death and marriage) Index Files


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Last modified on: 4/22/2016 2:32 PM