Wayne County Records

Search for Wayne County MI county records. County records include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage records, marriage licenses, divorce records, property tax records, property ownership, historical records, genealogical research, property titles, property deeds, county maps, county taxes, county zones, school boundaries, and more.


Clerk Offices in Wayne County Michigan are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of Wayne County records. These include vital records such as birth certificates, marriage records, divorce records, and death certificates, which can be useful for proving identity or for conducting genealogical research in Wayne County. They may also keep documents related to Wayne County property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The Wayne County Clerk is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.

Beatrice Clerk Detroit MI 3011 West Grand Boulevard 48202 800-972-4283

Dearborn Clerk Dearborn MI 13615 Michigan Avenue 48126 313-943-2010

Detroit Clerk Detroit MI 421 Madison Street 48226 313-965-8727

Harper Woods City Clerk Harper Woods MI 19617 Harper Avenue 48225 313-343-2510

Highland Park City Clerk Highland Park MI 12050 Woodward Avenue 48203 313-852-3068

River Rouge Clerk River Rouge MI 10600 West Jefferson Avenue 48218 313-842-5604


Town and City Halls in Wayne County Michigan are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including Wayne County vital records such as birth certificates, marriage license records, divorce records, and death certificates. These can be used as proof of identity, in applications for government services, or for performing genealogical research. The Town or City Hall in Wayne County may also keep documents on property ownership, property taxes and tax assessments, and maps for their jurisdiction that include zones, property boundaries, and school boundaries. Town and City Halls often make county records available online.

Allen Park City Hall Allen Park MI 16850 Southfield Road 48101 313-928-1400

Belleville City Hall Belleville MI 6 Main Street 48111 734-697-9323

Dearborn City Hall Dearborn MI 13615 Michigan Avenue 48126 313-943-2000

Dearborn Heights City Hall Dearborn Heights MI 6045 Fenton St 48127 313-791-3400

Detroit North Central City Hall Detroit MI 2328 Seven Mile East 48234 313-628-2160

Flat Rock City Hall Flat Rock MI 25500 Gibraltar Road 48134 734-782-2455

Garden City Hall Garden MI 6000 Middlebelt Road 48135 734-793-1600

Grosse Pointe City Hall Grosse Pointe MI 17147 Maumee Ave 48230 313-885-5800

Harper Woods City Hall Harper Woods MI 19617 Harper Ave 48225 313-343-2510

Inkster City Hall Inkster MI 26215 Trowbridge Street 48141 313-563-4232

Lincoln Park City Hall Lincoln Park MI 1355 Southfield Road 48146 313-386-1800

Livonia City Hall Livonia MI 33000 Civic Center Drive 48154 734-466-2200

Northville City Hall Northville MI 215 West Main Street 48167 248-349-1300

Plymouth City Hall Plymouth MI 201 South Main Street 48170 734-453-8600

River Rouge City Hall River Rouge MI 10600 West Jefferson Avenue 48218 313-842-4201

Riverview City Hall Riverview MI 14100 Civic Park Drive 48193 734-281-4200


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices in Wayne County Michigan are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include Wayne County property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. Wayne County Treasurer and Tax Collectors maintain a number of property-related county records, including Wayne County property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain Wayne County public records on property transfers and sales, including titles and deeds, which list the former and current owners as well as information on the property itself. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices may provide online access to their county records.

Brownstown Township Treasurer Brownstown MI 21313 Telegraph Road 48183 734-675-0052

Canton Township Treasurer Canton MI 1150 South Canton Center Road 48188 734-394-5130

Dearborn Heights Treasurer Dearborn Heights MI 6045 Fenton Street 48127 313-791-3400

Dearborn Treasurer Dearborn MI 13615 Michigan Avenue 48126 313-943-2045

Flat Rock Treasurer Flat Rock MI 25500 Gibraltar Road 48134 734-782-2463

Harper Woods Treasurer Harper Woods MI 19617 Harper Avenue 48225 313-343-2520

Inkster Treasurer Inkster MI 2121 Inkster Road 48141 313-563-4270

Livonia City Treasurer Livonia MI 33000 Civic Center Drive 48154 734-466-2245

Plymouth Township Treasurer Plymouth MI 42350 Ann Arbor Road East 48170 734-354-3218

Redford Township Treasurer Redford MI 15145 Beech Daly Road 48239 313-387-2740

River Rouge Treasurer River Rouge MI 10600 West Jefferson Avenue 48218 313-842-5602


Historical Societies in Wayne County Michigan are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Wayne County Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including Wayne County vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with Wayne County genealogical research. They may also have photographs, historical maps, historical laws, and other records for their location and the people who lived there. Historical Societies may provide online access to their Wayne County public records.

Canton Michigan Historical Society Canton MI 1022 South Canton Center Road 48188 734-397-0088

Detroit Historical Society Detroit MI 5401 Woodward Avenue 48202 313-833-7934

Detroit MI Historical Society Grosse Pointe MI 3 Stratford Place 48230 313-885-1967

Detroit Underground Railroad Historical Society Detroit MI 441 Monroe Avenue 48226 313-818-0130

Flat Rock Historical Society Flat Rock MI 25484 Gibraltar Road 48134 734-782-0867

Gabriel Richard Historical Society Detroit MI 1000 Saint Anne Street 48216 313-963-1888

Grosse Pointe Historical Society Grosse Pointe Farms MI 376 Kercheval Avenue 48236 313-885-9241

Grosse Pointe Michigan Historical Society Grosse Pointe Farms MI 381 Kercheval Avenue 48236 313-884-7010

Plymouth Michigan Historical Society Plymouth MI 155 South Main Street 48170 734-455-8940


Assessor Offices in Wayne County Michigan determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by Wayne County residents. Wayne County Assessors also keep a number of property-related documents, including records on property tax assessments, property appraisals, tax liens, foreclosures, and property tax payments. These Wayne County public records include information about current and former owners of a property, the property's size and location, zones and use regulations, and transfers of the property ownership. Assessors may make county records available through their website.

Canton Township Assessor Canton MI 1150 South Canton Center Road 48188 734-394-5111

River Rouge Assessor River Rouge MI 10600 West Jefferson Avenue 48218 313-842-7822


Archives in Wayne County Michigan preserve historically significant documents, which can include a number of county records, such as historical birth certificates and death certificates, as well as marriage and divorce records which can be useful when performing Wayne County genealogical research. Wayne County Archives may also contain photographs, historical maps, personal documents, and other historical records about a specific location and the people who lived there. They may also hold historic newspapers that contain Wayne County public records. Some Archives keep documents that date back to the seventeenth century, and they may provide online access to their records.

Detroit Birth & Death Records Archive Detroit MI 1151 Taylor Street 48202 313-876-4049

Detroit Security Archive Detroit MI 11850 East Jefferson Avenue 48214 313-822-4400

Grosse Pointe Woods Records Archive Grosse Pointe Woods MI 20025 Mack Plaza Drive 48236 313-343-2419

Harper Woods Metro Records Archive Harper Woods MI 19775 Washtenaw Street 48225 313-372-6525

Inkster Property Records Archive Inkster MI 26215 Trowbridge Street 48141 313-563-4271

Inkster Records Archive Inkster MI 27301 South River Park Drive 48141 313-563-9850