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We are an authorized online vital records ordering service for Kankakee County Clerk.

That means we can process your request fast, affordably, and securely. The only thing faster is doing it in person – but that’s not always possible or convenient, and that’s why we’re here.

Kankakee County Clerk 189 East Court Street Kankakee , IL, 60901
Phone 815-939-8836
Fax 815-939-8832
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About Vital Records from Kankakee County Clerk

The Kankakee County Division of Vital Records (Kankakee County Vital Records) issues certified copies of Kankakee County birth certificates, Kankakee County death certificates and Kankakee County marriage records for events which occurred within Kankakee County. You may order copies of Kankakee County vital records through VitalChek on an expedited basis.


Although VitalChek attempts to include accurate and up-to-date information on this site, state and agency information is subject to change without notice. VitalChek makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information herein and assumes no liability with respect to such information.

Available Illinois (IL) Vital Record Types

Death Certificate

A certified copy of a death record that can typically be used to obtain death benefits, claim insurance proceeds, notify social security and other legal purposes. Death Certificates are available for events that occurred in Kankakee County from 1877 to present.


Why should you trust VitalChek?

4 million
vital documents processed per year

More than 35 years
of experience

compliance with the highest level PCI standards to protect your personal information