Birth Records

In order to obtain a certified copy of a birth record by mail the following steps need to be taken:

1. Send a written letter with the following information:
    Full name on birth record
    Date of birth
    Mother's maiden name
    Father's name
2. Make sure your written signature is on the request.
3. Send a photocopy of your driver's license.
4. The cost for the certified copies are $20.00 for the first copy and $3.00 for each additional.
5. Enclose a check or money order for the number of copies you wish to receive.
6. Enclose a self addressed stamped envelope for return of the documents.
7. Send the request to: Lee County Clerk and Recorder
                                      P.O. Box 329
                                      Dixon, IL 61021

Any individual under the age of 18 cannot obtain a copy of their record.