Search for Bristol 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.
Bristol County Clerk Taunton MA 9 Court Street 02780 508-823-6588
Dartmouth Town Clerk Dartmouth MA 400 Slocum Road 02747 508-999-0723
Dighton Town Clerk Dighton MA 979 Somerset Avenue 02715 508-669-5411
Easton Town Clerk Easton MA 136 Elm Street 02356 508-230-0530
Fall River City Clerk Fall River MA 1 Government Center 02720 508-324-2220
New Bedford City Clerk New Bedford MA 133 William Street 02740 508-961-3153
Norton Town Clerk Norton MA 70 East Main Street 02766 508-285-0230
Swansea Town Clerk Swansea MA 81 Main Street 02777 508-678-9389
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.
Attleboro City Hall Attleboro MA 77 Park Street 02703 508-223-2222
Dartmouth Town Hall Dartmouth MA 400 Slocum Road 02747 508-910-1813
Dighton Town Hall Dighton MA 1551 Somerset Avenue 02715 508-669-5667
Easton Town Hall Easton MA 136 Elm Street 02356 508-230-0510
Fairhaven Town Hall Fairhaven MA 40 Center Street 02719 508-979-4023
Fall River City Hall Fall River MA 1 Government Center 02720 508-324-2000
Freetown Town Hall Freetown MA 3 North Main Street 02702 508-644-2205
New Bedford City Hall New Bedford MA 133 William Street 02740 508-979-1450
Norton Town Hall Norton MA 70 East Main Street 02766 508-285-0200
Raynham Town Hall Raynham MA 558 South Main Street 02767 508-824-2700
Rehoboth Town Hall Rehoboth MA 148 Peck Street 02769 508-252-6502
Seekonk Town Hall Seekonk MA 100 Peck Street 02771 508-336-7400
Somerset Town Hall Somerset MA 140 Wood Street 02726 508-646-2800
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.
Berkley Assessor Berkley MA 1 North Main Street 02779 508-822-7955
Dartmouth Assessor Dartmouth MA 400 Slocum Road 02747 508-999-0709
Mansfield Town Assessor Mansfield MA 6 Park Row 02048 508-261-7350
Norton Assessor Norton MA 70 East Main Street 02766 508-285-0270
Raynham Town Assessor Raynham MA 558 South Main Street 02767 508-828-4527
Rehoboth Assessor Rehoboth MA 148 Peck Street 02769 508-252-3352
Seekonk Town Assessor Seekonk MA 100 Peck Street 02771 508-336-2980
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.
Dighton Historical Society Dighton MA 1217 Williams Street 02715 508-669-9049
Easton Massachusetts Historical Society Easton MA 80 Mechanic Street 02356 508-238-7774
Fall River Historical Society Fall River MA 451 Rock Street 02720 508-679-1071
Freetown Historical Society Freetown MA 1 Old Slab Bridge Road 02702 508-644-5310
Mansfield Massachusetts Historical Society Mansfield MA 53 Rumford Avenue 02048 508-339-8793
New Bedford Historical Society New Bedford MA 21 7th Street 02740 508-979-8828
North Attleboro Historical Society North Attleborough MA 362 North Washington Street 02760 508-695-6680
Norton Historical Society Taunton MA 18 West Main Street 02780 508-285-7070
Old Colony Historical Society Taunton MA 66 Church Green 02780 508-822-1622
Old Dartmouth Historical Society New Bedford MA 18 Johnny Cake Hill 02740 508-997-0046
Somerset Massachusetts Historical Society Somerset MA 271 High Street 02726 508-675-9010
Swansea Historical Society Swansea MA 69 Main Street 02777 508-379-0972
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.
Dighton Town Tax Collector Dighton MA 979 Somerset Avenue 02715 508-669-5411
Dighton Treasurer Dighton MA 979 Somerset Avenue 02715 508-669-5411
Fall River City Treasurer Fall River MA 1 Government Center 02720 508-324-2260
Mansfield Town Treasurer Mansfield MA 6 Park Row 02048 508-261-7340
New Bedford Treasurer New Bedford MA 133 William Street 02740 508-979-1430
North Attleboro Treasurer North Attleborough MA 43 South Washington Street 02760 508-699-0114
Norton Tax Collector Norton MA 70 East Main Street 02766 508-285-0220
Seekonk Tax Collector Seekonk MA 100 Peck Street 02771 508-336-2930
Auditor Offices are responsible for providing oversight for government agencies. As part of this job, Auditors evaluate the performance of government agencies and their compliance with laws, rules, and regulations, and they also investigate corruption and fraudulent activities. Auditor Offices maintain a number of records related to their function, including audit reports, government evaluation reports, corruption reports, and fraud investigations. They often produce annual or semi-annual reports on a number of agencies within the county government. Auditor Offices typically make county records available on their website.
Fall River Auditor Fall River MA 1 Government Center 02720 508-324-2205
New Bedford Auditor New Bedford MA 133 William Street 02740 508-979-1530