Detroit Ancestry Search

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


Cemeteries may provide you with access to free public records related to funerals, burials, graveyards, gravesites, tombstone and headstone locations.

Detroit Elmwood Cemetery Elmwood Street Detroit MI 48207 313-567-3453

Detroit Evergreen Cemetery 19807 Woodward Avenue Detroit MI 48203 313-368-1330

Detroit Forest Lawn Cemetery 11851 Van Dyke Detroit MI 48234 313-921-6960

Detroit Gethsemane Cemetery 10755 Gratiot Avenue Detroit MI 48213 313-921-6650

Detroit Holy Cross Cemetery 8850 Dix Street Detroit MI 48209 313-841-0545

Detroit Mt Olivet Cemetery 17100 Van Dyke Detroit MI 48234 313-365-5650

Detroit Trinity Cemetery 5210 Mount Elliott Street Detroit MI 48211 313-921-0286

Detroit Woodlawn Cemetery 19975 Woodward Avenue Detroit MI 48203 313-368-0010

Grand Lawn Cemetery 23501 Grand River Avenue Detroit MI 48219 313-531-2050

Hamtramck Sacred Heart Cemetery 17219 Mound Road Detroit MI 48212 313-366-2142

Meadowcrest Cemetery 5800 East Davison Street Detroit MI 48212 313-891-2429

Mt Elliott Cemetery 1701 Mount Elliott Street Detroit MI 48207 313-567-0048

Woodmere Cemetery 9400 West Fort Street Detroit MI 48209 313-841-0188


Clerks may provide you with access to free public records related to marriage licenses, divorce filings, criminal, jail and arrest records.

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

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

Wayne County Clerk 2 Woodward Avenue Detroit MI 48226 313-224-6262


Courts may provide you with access to free public records related to legal proceedings, cases, filings, documents, and appeals.

Detroit District Court 421 Madison Street Detroit MI 48226 313-965-2200

Wayne County Court 2 Woodward Avenue Detroit MI 48226 313-224-5261


Historical societies may provide you with access to free public records related to local history and culture.

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

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

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


Marriage license offices may provide you with free public records related to marriage licenses, wedding licenses, certificates and proof of marriage.

Wayne County Marriage License Downtown Detroit Office:, Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, 2 Woodward Avenue, Rooms 201 & 207 Detroit MI 48226 313-224-6262


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.

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


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