Kings County Vital Records (New York)

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

Kings County Clerk Brooklyn NY 360 Adams Street 11201 347-404-9772

Pelham Manor Clerk Fort Greene NY 55 Hanson Place 11217 718-260-2559


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

New York City Health Department Williamsburg NY 151 Maujer Street 11206 718-302-0152

Washington County Health Department Brownsville NY 259 Bristol Street 11212 718-495-7283


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

Brooklyn City Hall Williamsburg NY 260 Broadway 11211 212-788-3000