The Departmental Archives of Vaucluse (FR: Archives Départementales du Vaucluse) is the official archive for Department 84 in France.

France divides the country into numbered administrative regions, called departments. Department 84 is named after the Vaucluse Mountains. This site is free to search.

The Departmental Archives of Vaucluse has vast online records and a feature where you can search for genealogical record sets by Town/Commune or Name or by Collection Type. See individual collections to be sure you’ve found everything the archive has digitized. 

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Birth, Marriage, and Death Records

  • Church records & Civil records, by parish, baptisms, births, weddings, marriages, graves, deaths, divorces, transcripts, tables, publication of weddings, unknown-1914


Residence Records


Daily Life Records



  • Military Recruitment Registers, 1887-1921, See instructions for various years. Are you looking for the military registration for an ancestor? Add 20 years to the year of birth and you will have the appropriate class year.
  • Military Recruitment Statements, 1864-1939, includes marital status, physical description, and service records for registered military recruits.



The Departmental Archives of Vaucluse is part of the Provence-Alpes-Côtes-D’Azur Region of France.[su_heading size=”18″]Departments in the Provence-Alpes-Côtes-D’Azur Region[/su_heading]

[su_service title=”Hours of Operation”]Monday: 1 – 5 pm; Tuesday thru Friday: 8:30 am to 5 pm[/su_service]


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