Useful Link: Genealogy: Vital Records

  • FamilySearch
    Produced by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), this site provides access to family history records from around the world.
  • Historical Vital Records: The New York City Municipal Archives
    Historical Vital Records of NYC provides access to millions of digitized birth, death and marriage records dating from 1855 to 1949. Search, browse, download or order certified copies from the Municipal Archives’ vital records collection.
  • Vital Records (New York State Department of Health)
    The Vital Records Section of the New York State Department of Health files certificates for births and deaths that occur in New York State outside of New York City and for marriage licenses issued in New York State outside of New York City.
  • Vital Records Database (Italian Genealogical Group)
    A searchable database of the vital record indexes for New York City.
  • Vital Records Information: United States
    This site lists the addresses and costs of obtaining birth, marriage, divorce, and death records for the United States and its territories. It also provides links to relevant local offices (county clerks, etc.).