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We are an authorized online vital records ordering service for Pennington County Recorder.

That means we can process your request fast, affordably, and securely. The only thing faster is doing it in person – but that’s not always possible or convenient, and that’s why we’re here.

Pennington County Recorder Courthouse 101 Main Ave N Thief River Falls, MN, 56701
Phone 218-683-7027
Fax 218-683-7026

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About Vital Records from Pennington County Recorder

The Pennington County Recorder (Pennington County Vital Records) issues certified copies of Pennington County birth certificates, Pennington County death certificates, and Pennington County marriage records, for events which occurred within Pennington County. Statewide birth certificates are available from 1935 to present and statewide death certificates are available from 1997. Notarization and signature is required for all order placed by fax. You may order copies of Pennington County vital records through VitalChek on an expedited basis.


Although VitalChek attempts to include accurate and up-to-date information on this site, state and agency information is subject to change without notice. VitalChek makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information herein and assumes no liability with respect to such information.

Available Minnesota (MN) Vital Record Types


A certified copy of the marriage certificate. This is not a copy of the marriage license. Marriage records are available for events that occurred in Pennington County.


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