Martin County, Florida Records
Martin County, Florida (Map It) was created on May 30, 1925 from Palm Beach County and St. Lucie County. Martin County was named for John W. Martin (1884–1958), governor of Florida at time of creation of the county.
Martin County Cities and Towns include Jupiter Island, Ocean Breeze Park, Sewall's Point, Stuart.
A Map of Martin County, Florida contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.
Martin Co. Historical Events:
- The region was not permanently settled until after the Civil War.
- The waters of this section afford fishing of world renown.
- Jonathen Dickenson and his party passed through this section September, 1696.
Martin County, Florida Courthouse Records
Martin County, FL Courthouse
Old Martin County Courthouse
The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.
The following indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Martin county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.
- Martin County Clerk of the Circuit Court / County Clerk has Marriage Records from 1925, Land Records from 1925, Probate Records from 1925 and Court Records from 1925. The County Clerk of the Circuit Court / County Clerk is custodian of all records of all predecessor courts, whether justice of the peace, city, county, probate, civil, or criminal.
- Martin County Tax Collector collects all real estate taxes including postponed and delinquent, all county revenues in addition to the research and issue tax deed applications. Our department is the holder of tax records and assessed values.
- Martin County Health Department has copies of Birth & Death certificates. Also has computer access from 1917 to present for birth records for the entire state as well as births that occurred in this county.
Martin County, Florida Census Records
- Learn More: State of Florida Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1930, 1940
- U.S. Census Reconstructed Records: None
- State Population Schedules: 1867-1945
- U.S. Federal Census Slave Schedules: None
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: None
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: None
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: None
- Union Veterans Schedules: None
Martin County, Florida Vital Records
- Learn More: State of Florida Vital Records
- Birth Records: from January 1917 to present.
- Marriage and Divorce Records: from June 6, 1927 to present.
- Death Records: from January 1917 to present.
- Locations: Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, P.O. Box 210, 1217 Pearl Street (Zip 32202), Jacksonville, FL 32231-0042; PH (904) 359-6900 Ext. 1029.
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Divorce Certificate, Death Certificate Applications.
Martin County, Florida Resources
- State of Florida Archives and Societies
- RAOGK Volunteers for Florida
- Martin County Historical Society of
- Martin County Genealogical Society
- Martin County, Florida Message Boards
Martin County, Florida External Links
- Florida Historical Newspapers - Newspapers.com
- Martin County, Florida Books - Amazon
- Martin Co., Florida - FindaGrave
- Florida Indexed Historical Records - Familysearch
- Martin County Courthouse History
- Martin County, Florida Links - Cyndi's List
- Historical Newspapers from Florida (1823 - 1959)
- Martin Co. FLGenweb
- Martin County, Florida Ancestry Database Collections
- Martin County maps from Exploring Florida website
- Martin County, Florida Military Records