Wayne County Records

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

Wayne County Clerk of Courts Wooster OH 107 West Liberty Street 44691 330-287-5590


Town and City Halls are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including vital documents 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 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.

Apple Creek Town Hall Apple Creek OH 63 Dover Road 44606 330-698-5462

Burbank City Hall Burbank OH 957 Pearl Rd 44214 330-273-4309

Dalton Town Hall Dalton OH 1 East Main Street 44618 330-828-2221

Marshallville City Hall Marshallville OH 7 North Main Street 44645 330-855-2491

Orrville City Hall Orrville OH 207 North Main Street 44667 330-684-5000

West Salem City Hall West Salem OH 27 South Main Street 44287 419-853-4400

Wooster City Hall Wooster OH 538 North Market Street 44691 330-263-7752


Historical Societies are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with 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 county records.

County Line Historical Society Shreve OH 281 North Market Street 44676 330-567-0071

Kidron Community Historical Society Dalton OH 13153 Emerson Road 44618 330-857-9111

Rittman Historical Society Rittman OH 393 West Sunset Drive 44270 330-925-7572

Smithville Community Historical Society Smithville OH 381 East Main Street 44677 330-669-9308

Wayne County Ohio Historical Society Wooster OH 546 East Bowman Street 44691 330-264-8856


Auditor Offices are responsible for providing oversight for government agencies. As part of this job, Auditors evaluate the performance of government agencies and their compliance with laws, rules, and regulations, and they also investigate corruption and fraudulent activities. Auditor Offices maintain a number of records related to their function, including audit reports, government evaluation reports, corruption reports, and fraud investigations. They often produce annual or semi-annual reports on a number of agencies within the county government. Auditor Offices typically make county records available on their website.

Wayne County Auditor Wooster OH 428 West Liberty Street 44691 330-287-5430


Assessor Offices determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by residents. 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 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.

Wayne County Auditor's Office Wooster OH 428 West Liberty Street 44691 330-287-5439


Recorders of Deeds keep a range of real estate ownership documents for a county or local government as part of their job to ensure the accuracy of property, land, and property tax records. The Recorder of Deeds has county records on property ownership, transfers of property including deeds and titles, and property tax records such as property appraisals, tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Wayne County Recorder of Deeds Wooster OH 428 West Liberty Street 44691 330-287-5460


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices maintain a number of property-related county records, including property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain 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.

Wayne County Treasurer's Office Wooster OH 428 West Liberty Street 44691 330-287-5453