Essex County Genealogy Search (New York)

Perform a free Essex County, NY public genealogy records search, including genealogy ancestry histories, family search histories, and family trees.


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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 Death Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/death.htm Find Essex County, New York death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Essex County Divorce Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/divorce.htm Find Essex County, New York divorce certificate information, including confidentiality, fees, and certified copy request procedure.

Essex County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/marriage.htm View Essex County, New York marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record 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.

Essex County Vital Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/ View Essex County, New York vital records information, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce certificate copy requests, related fees, and identification requirements.

Find Essex County Genealogy Records

Essex County Genealogy Records are kept by a number of different government agencies and departments in Essex County, New York. The U.S. Census Bureau maintains Genealogy Records in the form of census data. Other municipal and New York State offices also maintain records that are useful for tracing lineage. Essex County Vital Records Offices hold birth, marriage, and death records that date back hundreds of years.

Learn about Genealogy Records, including:
  • Where to get free Genealogy Records online
  • How to perform Essex County genealogy research
  • Which government offices provide access to vital records
  • What Essex County genealogy records are public records
  • What are the best sources of Genealogy Records