Albany County Birth Records Search (New York)

Perform a free Albany County, NY public birth records search, including birth certificates, birth indexes, birth databases, and birth dates.


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Albany City Clerk License Information http://www.albanyny.org/Government/Departments/CityClerk/CityClerkForms.aspx View Albany City Clerk's page for licenses and forms including commissioner of deeds application and animal control redemption form.

Albany County Adoption Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/adoption.htm View Albany County, New York adoption information, including guidelines for requesting adoption records, adoption fees, foreign and domestic adoption.

Albany County Birth Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/birth.htm View Albany County, New York birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Albany County Clerk FAQ Page http://www.albanycounty.com/Government/Departments/CountyClerk/FAQs.aspx View Albany County Clerk's frequently asked questions to the clerks office and hall of records.

Albany County Clerk's Office Archives http://www.albanycounty.com/Government/Departments/AlbanyCountyHallofRecords/HistoricalRecords.aspx View Albany County Clerk's Office index to historical records including contact information, links to request form, and government resources.

Albany County Genealogy Records http://genealogytrails.com/ny/albany/ View Albany County genealogy records, including welcome message and county history.

City of Albany Clerk's Office Vital Records http://www.albanyny.org/Government/Departments/CityClerk/VitalStatistics.aspx View City of Albany Clerk's Office requirements for obtaining birth and death certificates, including fees.

Find Albany County Birth Records

Albany County Birth Records are documents relating to an individual's birth in Albany County, New York. These can include Albany County birth certificates, birth indexes, and birth databases. Some states may also have paternity registries and affidavits of parentage for children born to single parents. Birth Records are kept by Vital Records Offices or the Albany County Clerk's Offices, which may be run by the New York state government or at the local Albany County level.

Learn about Birth Records, including:
  • Where to get free Birth Records online
  • How to access the New York birth index
  • What information is included in birth databases
  • How to get certified copies of Albany County birth certificates
  • What birth records are used for