Essex County Birth Records Search (New York)

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


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

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

Essex County Town Clerk Vital Records http://www.co.essex.ny.us/downloads/TownVillageClerks.pdf View Essex Town Clerk vital records, including information on obtaining copies of records.

Find Essex County Birth Records

Essex County Birth Records are documents relating to an individual's birth in Essex County, New York. These can include Essex 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 Essex County Clerk's Offices, which may be run by the New York state government or at the local Essex 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 Essex County birth certificates
  • What birth records are used for