The Suffolk County Clerk's Office keeps and preserves public records for the Suffolk County, Massachusetts government. As part of this job, Clerks maintain Suffolk County vital records, including birth certificates, marriage records, death certificates, and divorce records. These documents list personal information such as names, dates of birth, and other identifying information, and they may be required to obtain Massachusetts government identification or to receive government services. These documents establish identity and can be used for Suffolk County genealogical research. Suffolk County Clerk Offices may also keep records on Suffolk County property ownership, property taxes, and title deeds, as well as property sale records. The Clerk Office maintains multiple different county records and services, which may be available online.
Boston City Clerk Boston MA 1 City Hall Square, Rm 601 02201 617-635-4600
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Suffolk County Clerk Boston MA 3 Pemberton Square 02108 617-788-8175