Search for Berkshire County MA 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 are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of county records. These include vital documents such as birth certificates, marriage records, divorce records, and death certificates, which can be useful for proving identity or for conducting genealogical research. They may also keep documents related to property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The Clerk Office is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.
Adams Town Clerk Adams MA 8 Park Street 01220 413-743-8320
Berkshire County Clerk Pittsfield MA 76 East Street 01201 413-499-7487
Cheshire Town Clerk Cheshire MA 80 Church Street 01225 413-743-1690
Clarksburg Town Clerk Clarksburg MA 111 River Road 01247 413-663-8247
North Adams City Clerk North Adams MA 10 Main Street 01247 413-662-3015
Pittsfield Clerk Pittsfield MA 24 Wendell Avenue 01201 413-442-5468
Richmond Town Clerk Richmond MA 1529 State Road 01254 413-698-3315
Town and City Halls are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including vital documents 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 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.
Adams City Hall Adams MA 8 Park Street 01220 413-743-8310
Adams Town Hall Adams MA 67 Park Street 01220 413-743-1212
Becket Town Hall Becket MA 557 Main Street 01223 413-623-8934
Cheshire Town Hall Cheshire MA 80 Church St 01225 413-743-1690
Clarksburg Town Hall Clarksburg MA 111 River Road 01247 413-663-8255
Dalton Town Hall Dalton MA Ste 6, 462 Main St 01226 413-684-6111
Florida Town Hall Drury MA 379 Mohawk Trl 01343 413-662-2448
Great Barrington Town Hall Great Barrington MA 334 Main Street 01230 413-528-3140
Hancock Town Hall Hancock MA 3650 Hancock Road 01237 413-738-5225
Hinsdale Town Hall Hinsdale MA 39 South Street 01235 413-655-2301
Lee Town Hall Lee MA 32 Main Street 01238 413-243-5505
Lenox Town Hall Lenox MA 6 Walker Street 01240 413-637-5506
Monterey Town Hall Monterey MA 435 Main Road 01245 413-528-5175
New Ashford Town Hall New Ashford MA 199 Mallery Road 01237 413-458-5461
Otis Town Hall Otis MA 1 North Main Road 01253 413-269-0104
Peru Town Hall Peru MA 3 East Main Road 01235 413-655-8312
Pittsfield City Hall Pittsfield MA 330 North Street 01201 413-236-8689
Historical Societies are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with 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 county records.
Adams Historical Society Adams MA 92 Park Street 01220 413-743-1799
Berkshire County Historical Society Pittsfield MA 780 Holmes Road 01201 413-442-1793
Lee Historical Society Lee MA 60 Davis Street 01238 413-243-3204
Lenox Historical Society Lenox MA Main Street 01240 413-637-1824
North Adams Museum of Historical Society North Adams MA 115 State Street 01247 413-664-4700
Sheffield Massachusetts Historical Society Sheffield MA 159 South Main Street 01257 413-229-2694
Assessor Offices determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by residents. 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 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.
Adams Town Assessor Adams MA 8 Park Street 01220 413-743-8350
Becket Assessor Becket MA 557 Main Street 01223 413-623-5724
Cheshire Assessor Cheshire MA 80 Church Street 01225 413-743-1690
Clarksburg Town Assessor Clarksburg MA 111 River Road 01247 413-663-8255
Lanesboro Assessor Hancock MA 83 N Main St 01237 413-442-8622
Monterey Assessor Monterey MA 435 Main Road 01245 413-528-1443
New Marlborough Assessor New Marlborough MA 1259 Norfolk Road 01259 413-229-8926
North Adams Assessor North Adams MA 10 Main Street 01247 413-662-3012
Rickmond Town Assessor Richmond MA 1529 State Rd 01254 413-698-2525
Sandisfield Assessor Sandisfield MA 66 Sandisfield Road 01255 413-258-4701
Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices maintain a number of property-related county records, including property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain 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.
Becket Tax Collector Becket MA 557 Main Street 01223 413-623-5727
Great Barrington Tax Collector Great Barrington MA 334 Main Street 01230 413-528-1025
Hinsdale Town Treasurer Hinsdale MA 39 South Street 01235 413-655-2311
Lenox Tax Collector Lenox MA 6 Walker Street 01240 413-637-5505
Monterey Town Tax Collector Monterey MA 435 Main Road 01245 413-528-1443
New Marlborough Tax Collector New Marlborough MA 807 Mill River 01230 413-229-8963
Otis Tax Collector Otis MA 1 North Main Road 01253 413-269-0100
Richmond Tax Collector Richmond MA 1529 State Road 01254 413-698-3355
Sandisfield Tax Collector Sandisfield MA 66 Sandisfield Road 01255 413-258-4977
Archives 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 genealogical research. 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 county records. Some Archives keep documents that date back to the seventeenth century, and they may provide online access to their records.
Pittsfield National Archive Pittsfield MA 10 Conte Drive 01201 413-236-3600