Where do I find birth, marriage, and death certificates?

Answer

Where do I find birth, marriage, and death certificates?

Statewide registration of births, deaths, and marriages began in 1880-1881 but was not fully complied with until 1913. The NYS Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Recordsexternal link icon provides birth and marriage records from 1881, death records from 1880 and divorce records from 1963. Indexes to these records are available for the public to access at the NYS Archives and other locations across the state as well as online through Ancestryexternal link icon and Familysearchexternal link icon.

Topics

  • Last Updated Mar 09, 2022
  • Views 207
  • Answered By Jolana Nicotina

FAQ Actions

Was this helpful? 0 0