Kern County Ancestry Search

Find Kern County CA cemeteries, clerks, courts, historical societies, libraries, marriage license offices and town and city halls for free public records.


Kern County Cemeteries may provide you with access to free public records related to funerals, burials, graveyards, gravesites, tombstone and headstone locations. Cemetery records provide Kern County vital records useful for discovering family history.

Arvin Cemetery Bakersfield CA 15543 South Vineland Road 93307 661-845-2540

Bakersfield Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery Bakersfield CA 9101 Kern Canyon Road 93306 661-432-2221

Bakersfield Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery Bakersfield CA 8921 Sentido Drive 93306 661-204-9207

Bakersfield National Cemetery Tehachapi CA 30338 East Bear Mountain Boulevard 93561 661-867-2250

Bakersfield Union Cemetery Bakersfield CA 730 Potomac Avenue 93307 661-324-9648

Desert Memorial Park Cemetery Ridgecrest CA 216 South Norma Street 93555 760-375-8814

East Kern Cemetery District Mojave CA 2040 Belshaw Street 93501 661-824-2778

Greenlawn Mortuary & Cemetery Bakersfield CA 3700 River Boulevard 93305 661-324-9701

Greenlawn Southwest Mortuary Cemetery & Crematory Bakersfield CA 2739 Panama Lane 93313 661-834-8820

Kern River Valley Cemetery Kernville CA 8441 Burlando Road 93238 760-376-2189

North Kern Cemetery District Delano CA 627 Austin Street 93215 661-725-8412

Shafter Cemetery Shafter CA 18662 Santa Fe Way 93263 661-746-3921

South Kern Cemetery District Bakersfield CA 15543 South Vineland Road 93307 661-845-2540

Tehachapi Public Cemetery District Tehachapi CA Enterprise Way 93561 661-822-3842

Wasco Cemetery Wasco CA 300 Leonard Avenue 93280 661-758-2376

West Side Cemetery District Taft CA 26910 East Cedar Street 93268 661-765-4505

Westside District Cemetery Taft CA 29610 East Cedar Street 93268


Kern County Clerks may provide you with access to free public records related to marriage licenses, divorce filings, criminal, jail and arrest records. Kern County genealogy records such as marriage licenses and certificates are useful for California family research.

Delano Clerk Delano CA 1015 11th Avenue 93215 661-720-2228

Kern County Clerk Bakersfield CA 1115 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-3590


Kern County Courts may provide you with access to free public records related to legal proceedings, cases, filings, documents, and appeals. Kern County court records provide public records useful to family researchers.

Bakersfield Juvenile Court Bakersfield CA 2100 College Avenue 93305 661-868-4270

Bakersfield Superior Court Bakersfield CA 1415 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-5393

Delano Superior Court Delano CA 1122 Jefferson Street 93215 661-720-5800

Kern County Superior Court Bakersfield CA 1215 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-7207

Lamont Superior Court Lamont CA 12022 Main Street 93241 661-868-5800

Shafter Superior Court Shafter CA 325 Central Valley Highway 93263 661-746-7500

Taft Superior Court Taft CA 311 North Lincoln Street 93268 661-763-8566


Kern County Historical Societies may provide you with access to free public records related to local history and culture. Kern County vital records provided by Historical Societies are important for ancestry research.

Delano Historical Society Delano CA 330 South Lexington Street 93215 661-725-6730

Golden Empire Historical Society Bakersfield CA 1534 19th Street 93301 661-325-2595

Ridge Route Communities Museum & Historical Society Frazier Park CA 3515 Park Drive 93225 661-245-7747

The Upper Mojave Desert The Historical Society Ridgecrest CA 230 West Ridgecrest Boulevard 93555 760-375-8456

Wasco Historical Society Wasco CA 918 6th Street 93280 661-758-8948


Kern County Libraries may provide you with access to free public records databases with information related to vital, genealogy, historical, and property records. These Kern County public records are useful for genealogy research.

Beale Memorial Library Bakersfield CA 701 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-0701

Grace Van Dyke Bird Library Bakersfield CA 1801 Panorama Drive 93305 661-395-4461

Northeast Bakersfield Library Bakersfield CA 3725 Columbus Street 93306 661-871-9017

Rathbun Branch Library Bakersfield CA 200 West China Grade Loop 93308 661-393-6431

Southwest Library Bakersfield CA 8301 Ming Avenue 93311 661-664-7716


Kern County Marriage License Offices may provide you with free public records related to marriage licenses, wedding licenses, certificates and proof of marriage. Vital records from Kern County Marriage License Offices provide important data for family tree research.

Kern County Marriage License Bakersfield CA 1115 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-3743


Kern County Town and City Halls may provide you with free public records related to vital records, birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, as well as property ownership records. Public records provided by Kern County Town and City Halls for family genealogy research.

Arvin City Hall Arvin CA 200 Campus Drive 93203 661-854-3134

Bakersfield City Hall Bakersfield CA 1600 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-326-3767

California City City Hall California CA 21000 Hacienda Boulevard 93505 760-373-8661

Delano City Hall Delano CA 1015 11th Avenue 93215 661-721-9985

Maricopa City Hall Maricopa CA 400 California Street 93252 661-769-8279

McFarland City Hall McFarland CA 401 West Kern Avenue 93250 661-792-2121

Ridgecrest City Hall Ridgecrest CA 100 West California Avenue 93555 760-499-5040

Shafter City Hall Shafter CA 336 Pacific Avenue 93263 661-746-5000

Taft City Hall Taft CA 209 East Kern Street 93268 661-763-1222

Tehachapi City Hall Tehachapi CA 115 South Robinson Street 93561 661-822-2200

Wasco City Hall Wasco CA 764 E Street 93280 661-758-7200