Rensselaer County Vital Records (New York)

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


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

Brunswick Town Clerk Troy NY 336 Town Office Road 12180 518-279-3461

Castleton Village Clerk Castleton-on-Hudson NY 85 South Main Street 12033 518-732-2211

East Greenbush Town Clerk Rensselaer NY 225 Columbia Turnpike 12144 518-477-7145

Green Island Town Clerk Troy NY 69 Hudson Avenue 12183 518-273-0661

Rensselaer County Clerk Troy NY 1600 7th Avenue 12180 518-270-2880

Sand Lake Town Clerk Averill Park NY 8428 Miller Hill Road 12153 518-674-2026

Schaghticoke Village Clerk Schaghticoke NY 163 Main Street 12154 518-753-6100

Stephentown Town Clerk Stephentown NY S STEPHENTOWN Rd 12168 518-733-9195


Rensselaer County Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in Rensselaer County, NY. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records including Rensselaer County birth certificates, death certificates, marriages certificates and licenses, and divorces decrees. Health Departments have Rensselaer 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 State Health Department Troy NY 433 River Street 12180 518-402-0836

New York State Health Department Troy NY 1 Fulton Street 12180 518-408-5300

Rensselaer County Health Deapartment Troy NY 1600 7th Avenue 12180 518-270-2655

Rensselaer County Health Department Hoosick Falls NY 69 Church Street 12090 518-686-0694


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

Berlin Town Hall Berlin NY 65 South Main Street 12022 518-658-2020

Nassau Town Hall Nassau NY 29 Church Street 12123 518-766-2343

North Greenbush Town Hall Wynantskill NY 2 Douglas Street 12198 518-283-4306

Petersburg Town Hall Petersburg NY 65 Main Street 12138 518-658-3777

Pittstown Town Hall Valley Falls NY 123 Tomhannock Road 12185 518-753-4222

Rensselaer City Hall Rensselaer NY 62 Washington Street 12144 518-462-4266

Schaghticoke Town Hall Melrose NY 290 Northline Drive 12121 518-753-6915

Schodack Town Hall Castleton-on-Hudson NY 265 Schuurman Road 12033 518-477-7590

Troy City Hall Troy NY 433 River Street 12180 518-279-7134