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<big><big><big><font color="#003366">'''''Worcester County, Maryland Courthouse'''''</font></big></big></big>
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[[Image:MD Worcester Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|400px]]
  
 
=== Contact Information  ===
 
=== Contact Information  ===
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:PO Box 40<br>  
 
:PO Box 40<br>  
 
:1 West Market Street<br>  
 
:1 West Market Street<br>  
:Snow Hill, MD 21863-1073<br>
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:Snow Hill, MD 21863-1073<br><br>
  
 
'''Clerk's Office telephone:<ref name="WCH" />''' &nbsp;&nbsp;410-632-5500<br>  
 
'''Clerk's Office telephone:<ref name="WCH" />''' &nbsp;&nbsp;410-632-5500<br>  
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'''Hours:'''<ref name="WCH" /> 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.<br>  
 
'''Hours:'''<ref name="WCH" /> 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.<br>  
  
'''Judicial Branch Internet Site:''' http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/mdmanual/36loc/wo/html/woj.html <br> '''Circuit Court Internet site:''' http://www.courts.state.md.us/worcester.html  
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'''[http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/mdmanual/36loc/wo/html/woj.html Judicial Branch Internet site]''' Circuit, District, and Orphan's Court's judges and clerks.<br> '''[http://www.courts.state.md.us/worcester.html Circuit Court Internet site]''' judges, clerks, and agencies.<br>
  
 
=== Collection Description  ===
 
=== Collection Description  ===
  
Circuit Court Clerk has marriages from 1866 to ____?, divorce records from 1900, and court records from 1916.<ref>''[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/48077118&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results Handybook for Genealogists, 9th ed.]'' (Logan, Utah: Everton Pub., 1999), 183. [FHL book 973 D27e 1999]</ref>  
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Circuit Court Clerk has marriages from 1866 to ____?, divorce records from 1900, and court records from 1916.<ref>''[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/48077118&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results Handybook for Genealogists, 9th ed.]'' (Logan, Utah: Everton Pub., 1999), 183. [FHL book 973 D27e 1999]</ref>  
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=== Guides  ===
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=== Alternate Repositories  ===
  
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If you cannot visit or find a record at the&nbsp;'''''{{PAGENAME}}''''', a similar record may be available at one of the following.
  
*[[Family History Library|Family History Library]] - has books and microfilms of Worcester County marriages from 1795 to 1906, and a few books on court proceedings and judgements.  
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*[[Maryland State Archives]], Annapolis, has maps, newspapers, religious records, and private papers,<ref name="MSARR">Maryland State Archives Reference and Research [Internet site] at http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/homepage/html/refserv.html (accessed 24 October 2008).</ref> including births 1654-1924<ref>"Birth Records" in Maryland State Archives Reference and Research [Internet site] at http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/refserv/html/birthhis.html (accessed 24 October 2008).</ref>;marriages 1640-1997<ref>"Marriage Records" in Maryland State Archives Reference and Research [Internet site] at http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/refserv/html/comarria.html (accessed 24 October 2008).</ref>; deaths from counties 1654-1991, from Baltimore City 1875-1994.<ref>"Death Records" in Maryland State Archives Reference and Research [Internet site] at http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/refserv/html/deathhis.html (accessed 24 October 2008).</ref>
*[[Maryland Vital Records#Marriage Records|Maryland States Archives]] - has marriage records from 1777 through 1950
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*[[Family History Library]], Salt Lake City, has books and microfilms of Worcester County marriages from 1795 to 1906, and a few books on court proceedings and judgements.  
 
*Worcester County, Maryland, District Court -  
 
*Worcester County, Maryland, District Court -  
*Worcester County, Maryland, Orphans' Court - <br>
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*Worcester County, Maryland, Orphans' Court -  
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*neighboring county courthouses - may have court records of Worcester County citizens doing business nearby.<br>
  
 
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Revision as of 22:08, 8 September 2010

Worcester County, Maryland Courthouse
MD Worcester Courthouse.jpg

Contact Information

E-mail:

Address:[1]

PO Box 40
1 West Market Street
Snow Hill, MD 21863-1073

Clerk's Office telephone:[1]   410-632-5500

Hours:[1] 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.

Judicial Branch Internet site Circuit, District, and Orphan's Court's judges and clerks.
Circuit Court Internet site judges, clerks, and agencies.

Collection Description

Circuit Court Clerk has marriages from 1866 to ____?, divorce records from 1900, and court records from 1916.[2]

Tips

Guides

Alternate Repositories

If you cannot visit or find a record at the Worcester County, Maryland Courthouse, a similar record may be available at one of the following.

  • Maryland State Archives, Annapolis, has maps, newspapers, religious records, and private papers,[3] including births 1654-1924[4];marriages 1640-1997[5]; deaths from counties 1654-1991, from Baltimore City 1875-1994.[6]
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, has books and microfilms of Worcester County marriages from 1795 to 1906, and a few books on court proceedings and judgements.
  • Worcester County, Maryland, District Court -
  • Worcester County, Maryland, Orphans' Court -
  • neighboring county courthouses - may have court records of Worcester County citizens doing business nearby.

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Circuit Court for Worcester County" in Maryland Judiciary [Internet site] at http://www.courts.state.md.us/worcester.html (accessed 21 October 2008).
  2. Handybook for Genealogists, 9th ed. (Logan, Utah: Everton Pub., 1999), 183. [FHL book 973 D27e 1999]
  3. Maryland State Archives Reference and Research [Internet site] at http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/homepage/html/refserv.html (accessed 24 October 2008).
  4. "Birth Records" in Maryland State Archives Reference and Research [Internet site] at http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/refserv/html/birthhis.html (accessed 24 October 2008).
  5. "Marriage Records" in Maryland State Archives Reference and Research [Internet site] at http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/refserv/html/comarria.html (accessed 24 October 2008).
  6. "Death Records" in Maryland State Archives Reference and Research [Internet site] at http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/refserv/html/deathhis.html (accessed 24 October 2008).