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New York Vital Records (NY Vitals)

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Brooklyn & Queens Birth Records

Located at Italiangen web site.  Database holds town records of births for Flatbush 1847-1851 & 1881-1894 in Brooklyn and late 1800s marriages for the following towns in Queens: Newtown, College Point, Long Island City, Jamaica, Rockaway Beach, Far Rockaway, Flushing, and Whitestone.


Brooklyn & Queens Death Records

Town records of deaths occurring in the mid to late 1800s.  Towns include Flatbush, Flatlands, Gravesend, New Lots, New Utrecht, Newtown, College Point, Long Island City, Jamaica, Rockaway Beach, Far Rockaway, Flushing, Whitestone and Richmond Hill.


Brooklyn Marriages - Town Records

This searchable database holds marriages occurring in Flatbush 1880-1894, Flatlands 1880-1895, Gravesend 1881-1894, New Lots 1881-1886 and New Utrecht 1880-1894.


Fulton County Historical Marriage Records

Features a list of Very Early marriage records in Fulton County, NY.  Covers years 1863-1884.


New York City Death Index

Located at Italiangen web site.  Database includes the following death records: Manhattan 1891-1894, Manhattan and Brooklyn 1895-1897 and 1898-1948 for all boroughs of NY City.


New York City Grooms Records Index

Located at the Italiangen web site.  This database of historical marriage records has over 1,825,000 marriages.  Included are: Kings County Grooms 1864-1907, Manhattan Grooms 1866-1907 and New York City Grooms 1908-1936.

Also see: NY City Brides Index .


Montgomery County Town of Glen Register of Death Records

Features a transcription of a historical death register from the First Protestant Dutch Reformed Church in the Town of Glen, NY.


Ontario County Town Vital Records

Includes Town Vital Records for Hopewell, Gorham, Seneca and the Village of Canandaigua.  These records are on file in the towns, not the county and include birth records, death records, and marriage records from the late 1800s to the early 1900s.


Rensselaer Historical Marriage Records Index

Located at the Troy Irish Genealogy Society.  Features indexes of marriages occurring in Rensselaer County for years 1908-1935.  Indexed alphabetically by the groom's surname.


Rochester Historic Marriage Record Research Site

Located at the City of Rochester site.  Features a database of marriages which occurred in the city of Rochester between 1876 and 1932.  Searchable by name and year of marriage.  Copies of records found in the index may be obtained.


Suffolk County Historical Marriage Index

Located at Italiangen web site.  This searchable database holds marriages which occurred in Suffolk County 1908-1935.  Marriage Certificates may be ordered if found in the index.


472,837 Marriage Records at RootsWeb!

Free search of a vast repository of early marriages.


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Obtaining New York Vital Records

New York State Department of Health Vital Records

Street Address:

800 North Pearl Street

2nd Floor -  Room 200

Menands, NY 12204


Phone: (518) 474-3077


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Mailing Address:

New York State Dept. of Health

Vital Records Section

Certification Unit

PO Box 2602

Albany, NY 12220-2602


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The NY Vital Records Office holds files of birth and death certificates for the state of New York from 1881 to present day, marriage certificates 1880 to present and divorce certificates 1963 to present.  These do not include New York City.  See below for more information on NYC vital records.


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A quick and easy way to find and order NY birth records or find and order NY death records online.



Also see: Vital Records for Genealogy


New York City Vital Records are on file at the New York City Department of Health Office of Vital Records.  Birth certificates for years 1910 to present and death certificates 1949 to present are on file in this office for persons who were born or died in one of the five boroughs of New York City.  This includes Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx and Staten Island.

Earlier birth and death records are available at the Municipal Archives.


New York City marriage records are on file at the NY City Clerk.


New York divorce records are on file in the county where the divorce was granted.  Divorce certificates are on file at the NY state office of vital records but the actual records and decree are on file at the County Clerk's office.


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New York Counties:

  • Albany County
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  • Chemung County
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  • Hamilton County
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  • Nassau County
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  • Orange County
  • Orleans County
  • Oswego County
  • Otsego County
  • Putnam County
  • Queens County
  • Rensselaer County
  • Richmond County
  • Rockland County
  • St. Lawrence County
  • Saratoga County
  • Schenectady County
  • Schoharie County
  • Schuyler County
  • Seneca County
  • Steuben County
  • Suffolk County
  • Sullivan County
  • Tioga County
  • Tompkins County
  • Ulster County
  • Warren County
  • Washington County
  • Wayne County
  • Westchester County
  • Wyoming County
  • Yates County



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New York Vital Records is a free service providing you with tools to locate vital records in the state of New York.  This page provides resources to help you locate current vital records along with historical vital records to assist you in genealogy research.  Find New York death records, New York birth records, New York marriage records, New York divorce records and other New York public records with this handy reference resource.



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