Union County Vital Records (New Jersey)

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


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

Elizabeth Clerk Elizabeth NJ 50 Winfield Scott Plaza 07201 908-820-4130

Fanwood Clerk Fanwood NJ 75 North Martine Avenue 07023 908-322-6750

Garwood Clerk Garwood NJ 403 South Avenue 07027 908-789-0780

Hillside Township Clerk Hillside NJ 1409 Liberty Avenue 07205 973-926-3000

Kenilworth Borough Clerk Kenilworth NJ 567 Boulevard 07033 908-276-9090

Mountainside Clerk Mountainside NJ 1385 U.s. 22 07092 908-232-5335

Rahway City Clerk Rahway NJ 1 City Hall Plaza 07065 732-669-3610

Roselle Park Borough Clerk Roselle Park NJ 110 Westfield Avenue East 07204 908-245-6222

Summit City Clerk Summit NJ 512 Springfield Avenue 07901 908-273-6400

Union County Clerk Westfield NJ 300 North Avenue East 07090 908-654-9859

Union County Clerk Elizabeth NJ 2 Broad Street 07201 908-527-4787

Union Township Clerk Union NJ 1976 Morris Avenue 07083 908-851-8501


Union County Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in Union County, NJ. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records including Union County birth certificates, death certificates, marriages certificates and licenses, and divorces decrees. Health Departments have Union 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.

Borough Of Roselle Health Department Roselle NJ 210 Chestnut Street 07203 908-259-3031

City Of Plainfield Health Department Plainfield NJ 510 Watchung Avenue 07060 908-753-3084

Clark Health Department Clark NJ 430 Westfield Avenue 07066 732-388-3600

Cranford Department Of Health Cranford NJ 8 Springfield Avenue 07016 908-709-7240

Elizabeth Department Of Health And Human Services Elizabeth NJ 50 Winfield Scott Plaza 07201 908-820-4204

Elizabeth Health Department Elizabeth NJ 50 Winfield Scott Plaza 07201 908-820-4049

Kenilworth Health Department Kenilworth NJ 575 Boulevard 07033 908-276-2740

Linden Board Of Health Linden NJ 301 North Wood Avenue 07036 908-474-8409

Rahway Division Of Health And Housing Rahway NJ 1 City Hall Plaza 07065 732-827-2172

Township Of Union Department Of Health Union NJ 1976 Morris Avenue 07083 908-851-8507

Union County Office Of Health Management Westfield NJ 300 North Avenue East 07090 908-518-5620

Westfield Regional Health Department Westfield NJ 425 East Broad Street 07090 908-789-4070


Union County Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in Union 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 Union County death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Union County Medical Examiner & Coroner Westfield NJ 300 North Avenue East 07090 908-654-9893


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

Clark Township Town Hall Clark NJ 430 Westfield Avenue 07066 732-388-3600

Elizabeth City Hall Elizabeth NJ 250 Broadway 07206 908-820-2847

Elizabeth City Hall Elizabeth NJ 50 Winfield Scott Plaza 07201 908-820-4000

Linden City Hall Linden NJ 301 Wood Avenue 07036 908-474-8413

Plainfield City Hall Plainfield NJ 515 Watchung Avenue 07060 908-753-3000

Rahway City Hall Rahway NJ 1 City Hall Plaza 07065 732-827-2000

Union Township Town Hall Union NJ 1976 Morris Avenue 07083 908-851-8500

Winfield Town Hall Winfield NJ 12 Gulfstream Avenue 07036 908-925-4369