The Wapello County Clerk's Office keeps and preserves public records for the Wapello County, Iowa government. As part of this job, Clerks maintain Wapello County vital records, including birth certificates, marriage records, death certificates, and divorce records. These documents list personal information such as names, dates of birth, and other identifying information, and they may be required to obtain Iowa government identification or to receive government services. These documents establish identity and can be used for Wapello County genealogical research. Wapello County Clerk Offices may also keep records on Wapello County property ownership, property taxes, and title deeds, as well as property sale records. The Clerk Office maintains multiple different county records and services, which may be available online.
Wapello County Clerk Ottumwa IA 101 West 4th Street 52501 641-683-0060