Dutchess County Vital Records (New York)

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

Dutchess County Clerk Poughkeepsie NY 22 Market Street 12601 866-694-4700

East Fishkill Town Clerk Hopewell Junction NY 330 New York 376 12533 845-227-0172

Fishkill Village Clerk Fishkill NY 1095 Main Street 12524 845-897-4431

Hyde Park Town Clerk Hyde Park NY 4383 Albany Post Road 12538 845-229-2103

Millbrook Village Clerk Millbrook NY 35 Merrit Avenue 12545 845-677-3939

Pleasant Valley Town Clerk Pleasant Valley NY 1554 Main Street 12569 845-635-3274

Poughkeepsie Town Clerk Arlington NY 17 Tucker Drive 12603 845-485-3692

Red Hook Village Clerk Red Hook NY 7467 South Broadway 12571 845-758-1081

Stanford Town Clerk Stanfordville NY 26 Town Hall Road 12581 845-868-1366

Tivoli Clerk Tivoli NY 86 Broadway 12583 845-757-2021


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

Dutchess County Department Of Health Poughkeepsie NY 387 Main Street 12601 845-486-3400

Dutchess County Health Department Arlington NY 510 West Haight Avenue, Ste 105 12603 845-486-3403

Dutchess County Health Department Millbrook NY 131 County House Road 12545 845-677-5532

Dutchess County Health Department Lagrangeville NY 1751 State Route 55 12540 845-677-4000

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

Dutchess County Medical Examiner & Coroner Poughkeepsie NY 168 Washington Street 12601 845-486-3414


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

Amenia Town Hall Amenia NY 36 Mechanic Street 12501 845-373-9425

Beekman Town Hall Poughquag NY 4 Main St 12570 845-724-5013

Dover Town Hall Dover Plains NY 126 East Duncan Hill Road 12522 845-832-6111

East Fishkill Town Hall Hopewell Junction NY 330 New York 376 12533 845-221-9191

Fishkill Town Hall Fishkill NY 807 Route 52 12524 845-831-7800

Hyde Park Town Hall Hyde Park NY 4383 Albany Post Road 12538 845-229-5111

Lagrange Town Hall Lagrangeville NY 120 Stringham Road 12540 845-452-1830

North East Town Hall Millerton NY 19 North Maple Avenue 12546 518-789-3300

Poughkeepsie City Hall Poughkeepsie NY 62 Civic Center Plaza 12601 845-451-4200

Red Hook Town Hall Red Hook NY 109 South Broadway 12571 845-758-4606

Rhinebeck Town Hall Rhinebeck NY 80 East Market Street 12572 845-876-3409

Stanford Town Hall Stanfordville NY 26 Town Hall Road 12581 845-868-7027

Wappinger Town Hall Wappingers Falls NY 20 Middlebush Road 12590 845-297-2744

Washington Town Hall Millbrook NY 10 Reservoir Drive 12545 845-677-3419