I can obtain copies of most of the Chicago birth, marriage, and death certificates that correspond to the FamilySearch indexes linked below so send me your requests!
1 record for $6
2-3 records for $5.50 each
4-9 records for $5.00 each
10+ records for $4.50 each
Cook County Birth Certificates, 1878-1922
My access: 1878-1915 complete; some records 1916-1922
Cook County Marriage Licenses, 1871-1920
My access: 1871-1916 complete; some records 1917-1920
Chicago/Cook Death Certificates, 1878-1947
My access: all Chicago records, 1878-1947; all Cook records to 1922; and many Cook records to 1947
Retrieval Days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday
Turnaround: 1-3 days, depending on when I get your request
If I can’t get a record, I’ll refer you to someone who can.
1) To receive the discount you must send me the name, the date, and the URL for the FamilySearch index entry. It will look something like this:
2) I will send the best images I can get BUT I will not provide a formal research report.