Jefferson County, Illinois Courthouse
The county records in Illinois are typically kept in the following offices:
County Clerk keeps birth, marriage and death records
County Recorder keeps land records
Circuit Court Clerk keeps court and probate records.
The office of record may sometimes change depending on the size of the county, but a quick phone call will help you find the correct office.
County offices are located at the Jefferson County Courthouse
100 S. 10th Street
Mt. Vernon, Illinois 62864
- County Clerk and Recorder: (618) 244-8020
- Circuit Clerk: (618) 244-8008