The Howard County Clerk's Office keeps and preserves public records for the Howard County, Maryland government. As part of this job, Clerks maintain Howard 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 Maryland government identification or to receive government services. These documents establish identity and can be used for Howard County genealogical research. Howard County Clerk Offices may also keep records on Howard 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.
Howard County Clerk Ellicott City MD 8360 Court Avenue 21043 410-313-3825