Schenectady County Birth Records Search (New York)

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


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

Schenectady County Birth Certificates https://www.cityofschenectady.com/DocumentCenter/View/199/Birth-Certificate-Application-Schenectady-2013-PDF View Schenectady County, New York birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Schenectady County Genealogy Records http://www.schenectadyhistory.org/resources/ View Schenectady County genealogy website for general information, and links to other services.

Schenectady County Genealogy Records (New York) http://genealogytrails.com/ny/schenectady/ View Schenectady County genealogical records, including obituaries, birth records and biographies.

Schenectady County Government Vital Records http://www.schenectadyhistory.org/vitalrecords/ View Schenectady County Government archival vital records information, including birth, death and marriage and data source.

Schenectady County Public Library Database http://www.scpl.org/resources_services/reference_research.html View Schenectady County Public Library research, including databases, library catalogs and selected internet links.

Find Schenectady County Birth Records

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