Essex County Vital Records (New York)

Search Essex County, NY vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


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

Crown Point Town Clerk Crown Point NY 17 Monitor Bay Road 12928 518-597-3235

Essex County Clerk Elizabethtown NY 7559 Court Street 12932 518-873-3600

Lake Placid Village Clerk Lake Placid NY 301 MAIN St 12946 518-523-2597

St Armand Town Clerk Bloomingdale NY 1702 State Route 3 12913 518-891-3189

Willsboro Town Clerk Willsboro NY 5 Farrell Road 12996 518-963-8933

Wilmington Town Clerk Wilmington NY 146 SPRINGFIELD Rd 12997 518-946-2105


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

Essex County Health Department Elizabethtown NY 7551 Court Street 12932 518-873-3560

Essex County Public Health Department Elizabethtown NY 132 Water Street 12932 518-873-3500


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

Elizabethtown Town Hall Elizabethtown NY 7563 Court Street 12932 518-873-6555

Essex Town Hall Essex NY 2313 MAIN St 12936

Keene Town Hall Keene NY 10892 Nys Route 12942 518-576-4444

Minerva Town Hall Olmstedville NY 5 Morse Memorial Highway 12857 518-251-2869

North Elba Town Hall Lake Placid NY 2693 Main Street 12946 518-523-2476

Westport Town Hall Westport NY 22 Champlain Avenue 12993 518-962-4419