Mercer County Vital Records (New Jersey)

Search Mercer County, NJ vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Mercer County Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in Mercer County, NJ. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for Mercer County vital records, which are available as public records. The office maintains Mercer County birth certificates, death certificates, 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 Mercer County genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Appellate Clerk Trenton NJ 25 Market Street 08611 609-777-3086

Camden County Clerk Trenton NJ 25 Market Street 08611 609-421-6100

Hightstown Clerk Hightstown NJ 148 North Main Street 08520 609-490-5105

Hopewell Clerk Hopewell NJ 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Road 08560 609-737-1035

Hopewell Clerk Hopewell NJ 45 East Broad Street 08525 609-466-8628

Lawrence Township Clerk Lawrence NJ 357 Main Street 08311 856-447-3035

Mercer County Clerk Trenton NJ 209 South Broad Street 08608 609-989-6464

Princeton Clerk Princeton NJ 400 Witherspoon Street 08542 609-924-5704


Mercer County Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in Mercer County, NJ. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records including Mercer County birth certificates, death certificates, marriages certificates and licenses, and divorces decrees. Health Departments have Mercer County vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Ewing Township Health Department Ewing NJ 2 Jake Garzio Drive 08628 609-883-2900

Hamilton Township Division Of Health Hamilton NJ 2100 Greenwood Avenue 08609 609-890-3820

Hopewell Township Health Department Hopewell NJ 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Road 08560 609-737-0120

Lawrence Township Health Department Trenton NJ 2207 Lawrenceville Road 08648 609-844-7089

Mercer County Department Of Health Trenton NJ 218 North Broad Street 08608 609-989-3242

Mercer County Division Of Public Health Trenton NJ 640 South Broad Street 08611 609-278-7165

New Jersey State Health Department Trenton NJ 135 East State Street 08608 609-588-7500

Princeton Regional Health Commission Princeton NJ 1 Monument Drive 08540 609-497-7608

West Windsor Health Department West Windsor NJ 271 Clarksville Road 08550 609-936-8400


Mercer County Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in Mercer County, NJ. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain public records such as Mercer County death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Mercer County Medical Examiner & Coroner Ewing NJ 1100 Terminal Drive 08628 609-530-7523


Mercer County Town Hall or City Halls are the chief administrative office in Mercer County, NJ. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including Mercer County vital records. You can find Mercer County 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.

Trenton City Hall Trenton NJ 319 East State Street 08608 609-989-3000

Washington Township City Hall Trenton NJ 1 Washington Blvd 08691 609-918-0002