San Francisco County Records

Search for San Francisco County CA county records. County records include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage records, marriage licenses, divorce records, property tax records, property ownership, historical records, genealogical research, property titles, property deeds, county maps, county taxes, county zones, school boundaries, and more.


Clerk Offices in San Francisco County California are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of San Francisco County records. These include vital records such as birth certificates, marriage records, divorce records, and death certificates, which can be useful for proving identity or for conducting genealogical research in San Francisco County. They may also keep documents related to San Francisco County property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The San Francisco County Clerk is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.

San Francisco County Clerk San Francisco CA 1 Doctor Carlton B Goodlett Place 94102 415-554-5184


Historical Societies in San Francisco County California are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. San Francisco County Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including San Francisco County vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with San Francisco County genealogical research. They may also have photographs, historical maps, historical laws, and other records for their location and the people who lived there. Historical Societies may provide online access to their San Francisco County public records.

African-American Historical Society San Francisco CA 762 Fulton Street 94102 415-292-6172

America Chinese Historical Society San Francisco CA 965 Clay Street 94108 415-391-1188

Gay & Lesbian Bisexual Transgender Historical Society San Francisco CA 657 Mission Street 94105 415-777-5455

Glb Historical Society San Francisco CA 499 Castro Street 94114 415-621-1107

Irish Literary & Historical Society San Francisco CA 2700 45th Avenue 94116 650-235-6862

National Japanese American Historical Society San Francisco CA 1684 Post Street 94115 415-921-5007

Northern California Lesbian & Gay Historical Society San Francisco CA 973 Market Street 94103 415-777-5455

San Francisco African American Historical Society San Francisco CA 2 Marina Boulevard 94123 415-441-0640

San Francisco California Historical Society San Francisco CA 678 Mission Street 94105 415-357-1848

San Francisco Museum & Historical Society San Francisco CA 88 5th Street 94103 415-537-1105

San Francisco Museum and Historical Society San Francisco CA 785 Market Street 94103 415-537-1105

The GLBT Historical Society San Francisco CA 4127 18th Street 94114 415-621-1107


Town and City Halls in San Francisco County California are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including San Francisco County vital records such as birth certificates, marriage license records, divorce records, and death certificates. These can be used as proof of identity, in applications for government services, or for performing genealogical research. The Town or City Hall in San Francisco County may also keep documents on property ownership, property taxes and tax assessments, and maps for their jurisdiction that include zones, property boundaries, and school boundaries. Town and City Halls often make county records available online.

San Francisco City Hall San Francisco CA 1 Doctor Carlton B Goodlett Place 94102 415-701-2311


Assessor Offices in San Francisco County California determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by San Francisco County residents. San Francisco County Assessors also keep a number of property-related documents, including records on property tax assessments, property appraisals, tax liens, foreclosures, and property tax payments. These San Francisco County public records include information about current and former owners of a property, the property's size and location, zones and use regulations, and transfers of the property ownership. Assessors may make county records available through their website.

San Francisco County Assessor's Office San Francisco CA 1 Doctor Carlton B Goodlett Place 94102 415-554-5596


Recorders of Deeds in San Francisco County California keep a range of real estate ownership documents for a county or local government as part of their job to ensure the accuracy of property, land, and San Francisco County property tax records. The San Francisco County Recorder's Office has county records on property ownership, transfers of property including deeds and titles, and property tax records such as property appraisals, San Francisco County tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and San Francisco County property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

San Francisco County Recorder of Deeds San Francisco CA 1 Doctor Carlton B Goodlett Place 94102 415-554-5596


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices in San Francisco County California are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include San Francisco County property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. San Francisco County Treasurer and Tax Collectors maintain a number of property-related county records, including San Francisco County property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain San Francisco County public records on property transfers and sales, including titles and deeds, which list the former and current owners as well as information on the property itself. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices may provide online access to their county records.

San Francisco County Treasurer-Tax Collector's Office San Francisco CA 1 Doctor Carlton B Goodlett Place 94102 415-554-4400


Archives in San Francisco County California preserve historically significant documents, which can include a number of county records, such as historical birth certificates and death certificates, as well as marriage and divorce records which can be useful when performing San Francisco County genealogical research. San Francisco County Archives may also contain photographs, historical maps, personal documents, and other historical records about a specific location and the people who lived there. They may also hold historic newspapers that contain San Francisco County public records. Some Archives keep documents that date back to the seventeenth century, and they may provide online access to their records.

San Francisco Freedom Archive San Francisco CA 522 Valencia Street 94110 415-863-9977

San Francisco Internet Archive San Francisco CA 300 Funston Avenue 94118 415-561-6767

San Francisco Labor Archive San Francisco CA 1600 Holloway Avenue 94132 415-405-5571

San Francisco Letterform Archive San Francisco CA 1001 Mariposa Street 94107 415-802-7485

San Francisco Potrero Hill Archive San Francisco CA 298 Missouri Street 94107 415-863-0784

San Francisco Vital Records Archive San Francisco CA 101 Grove Street 94102 415-554-2700