The New York County Clerk's Office keeps and preserves public records for the New York County, New York government. As part of this job, Clerks maintain New York 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 New York government identification or to receive government services. These documents establish identity and can be used for New York County genealogical research. New York County Clerk Offices may also keep records on New York 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.
New York Clerk New York NY 141 Worth Street 10013 212-669-2778
New York County Clerk New York NY 60 Centre Street 10007 646-386-5955