Bristol County Vital Records

Search Bristol County MA vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Bristol County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records for their municipality. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for vital records, which are available to the public. The office maintains certificates, death certificate, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Bristol County Clerk Taunton MA 9 Court Street 02780 508-823-6588

Dartmouth Town Clerk Dartmouth MA 400 Slocum Road 02747 508-999-0723

Dighton Town Clerk Dighton MA 979 Somerset Avenue 02715 508-669-5411

Easton Town Clerk Easton MA 136 Elm Street 02356 508-230-0530

Fall River City Clerk Fall River MA 1 Government Center 02720 508-324-2220

New Bedford City Clerk New Bedford MA 133 William Street 02740 508-961-3153

Norton Town Clerk Norton MA 70 East Main Street 02766 508-285-0230

Swansea Town Clerk Swansea MA 81 Main Street 02777 508-678-9389


Bristol County Health Department

Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records for births, deaths, marriages, and divorces that took place in their county or state. Many Health Departments have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Massachusetts Health Department Taunton MA 60 Hodges Avenue 02780 508-824-2058

New Bedford Health Department New Bedford MA 1740 Purchase Street 02740 508-984-0601

New Bedford Health Department New Bedford MA 1213 Purchase Street 02740 508-991-6199


Bristol County Marriage License Office

Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in the office’s jurisdiction. They are typically a division of the local county clerk or the health department. Marriage License Offices also maintain copies of marriage licenses they have issued, which are available to the public. In many locations, Marriage License Offices provide online search tools to locate marriage licenses. To access older marriage licenses, you may need to apply in person or by mail.

Acushnet Marriage License Acushnet Center MA Acushnet Town Clerk, Town Hall, 122 Main Street 02743 508-998-0215

Dartmouth Marriage License Dartmouth MA Dartmouth Town Clerk, Town Hall, Room 203, 400 Slocum Road 02747 508-910-1800

Dighton Marriage License Dighton MA Dighton Town Clerk, 979 Somerset Ave. 02715 508-669-5411

Easton Marriage License North Easton MA Easton Town Clerk, 136 Elm Street 02356 508-230-0530

Fairhaven Marriage License Fairhaven MA Fairhaven Town Clerk, 40 Center Street 02719 508-979-4025

Freetown Marriage License Assonet MA Freetown Town Clerk, 3 North Main Street 02702 508-644-2203

Mansfield Marriage License Mansfield MA Mansfield Town Clerk, 6 Park Row 02048 508-261-7345

North Attleborough Marriage License North Attleborough MA 43 South Washington Street 02760 508-699-0142

Norton Marriage License Norton MA Norton Town Clerk, 70 East Main St. 02766 508-285-0230

Raynham Marriage License Raynham MA Raynham Town Clerk, 558 South Main Street 02767 508-824-2700

Rehoboth Marriage License Rehoboth MA Rehoboth Town Clerk, 148 Peck Street 02769 508-252-6502

Seekonk Marriage License Seekonk MA Seekonk Town Clerk, 100 Peck Street 02771 508-336-2920

Somerset Marriage License Somerset MA Somerset Town Clerk, 140 Wood Street 02726 508-646-2818

Swansea Marriage License Swansea MA Swansea Town Clerk, 81 Main Street 02777 508-678-9389

Westport Marriage License North Westport MA Westport Town Clerk, 816 Main Road 02790 508-636-1000


Bristol County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including vital records. You can find birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees at the Town Hall or City Hall. In some locations, these vital records are available online or by filling out an online request form.

Attleboro City Hall Attleboro MA 77 Park Street 02703 508-223-2222

Dartmouth Town Hall Dartmouth MA 400 Slocum Road 02747 508-910-1813

Dighton Town Hall Dighton MA 1551 Somerset Avenue 02715 508-669-5667

Easton Town Hall Easton MA 136 Elm Street 02356 508-230-0510

Fairhaven Town Hall Fairhaven MA 40 Center Street 02719 508-979-4023

Fall River City Hall Fall River MA 1 Government Center 02720 508-324-2000

Freetown Town Hall Freetown MA 3 North Main Street 02702 508-644-2205

New Bedford City Hall New Bedford MA 133 William Street 02740 508-979-1450

Norton Town Hall Norton MA 70 East Main Street 02766 508-285-0200

Raynham Town Hall Raynham MA 558 South Main Street 02767 508-824-2700

Rehoboth Town Hall Rehoboth MA 148 Peck Street 02769 508-252-6502

Seekonk Town Hall Seekonk MA 100 Peck Street 02771 508-336-7400

Somerset Town Hall Somerset MA 140 Wood Street 02726 508-646-2800

Swansea Town Hall Swansea MA 81 Main Street 02777 508-678-2981

Taunton City Hall Taunton MA 15 Summer Street 02780 508-821-1000

Westport Town Hall North Westport MA 856 Main Road 02790 508-636-1025