The Honorable
 John S. Collier

Probate Division

Address: 660 N. Perry St., Suite 203, Napoleon, OH 43545
(2nd floor of the Courthouse)
Phone: 419-592-7771
Fax: 419-592-7000
Hours: 8:30a.m.-4:30p.m.
Closed: Saturday, Sunday, & Legal Holidays


Marriage License Applications:

  • Males 18 years of age, females 16 years of age (minors must have parental consent)
  • 25 yrs. old or younger - Copy of Birth Certificate must be furnished
  • Residency Requirements: Residents of the State of Ohio must apply for a license in the county in which they reside. Non-residents of the state of Ohio must apply in the court where the marriage ceremony will be performed.
  • If previously married: Must furnish file stamped copy of divorce or dissolution decree
  • Fee: $39 (cash only)
  • If either applicant owes court costs in either Henry County Probate, Juvenile or Henry County Common Pleas Court - these costs must be paid before license is issued
  • Who must be present to apply: Both parties (male & female)
  • License valid for 60 days.

Genealogy Information:

Our Records:

Marriage: 1847-Present
Births & Deaths: 1867-1908
Estates: 1847-Present
Naturalization: Starts in 1853

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