Montgomery County Records

Search for Montgomery County MD 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.

Montgomery County Clerk Rockville MD 50 Maryland Avenue 20850 240-777-9464


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.

Barnesville Town Hall Barnesville MD 18001 Barnesville Road 20838 240-489-3036

Chevy Chase Town Hall Chevy Chase MD 4301 Willow Lane 20815 301-654-7144

Gaithersburg City Hall Gaithersburg MD 31 South Summit Avenue 20877 301-258-6300

Glen Echo Town Hall Glen Echo MD 6106 Harvard Avenue 20812 301-320-4041

Kensington Town Hall Kensington MD 3710 Mitchell Street 20895 301-949-2424

Laytonsville Town Hall Gaithersburg MD 21607 Laytonsville Road 20882 301-869-0042

Poolesville Town Hall Poolesville MD 19721 Beall St 20837 301-428-8927

Rockville City Hall Rockville MD 111 Maryland Avenue 20850 240-314-5000

Somerset Town Hall Chevy Chase MD 4510 Cumberland Avenue 20815 301-657-3211

Somerset Town Hall Chevy Chase MD 4510 Cumberland Avenue 20815

Takoma Park City Hall Takoma Park MD 7500 Maple Avenue 20912 301-891-7100

Washington Grove Town Hall Washington Grove MD 300 Grove Avenue 20880 301-926-2256


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.

Germantown Maryland Historical Society Germantown MD 19313 Liberty Mill Road 20874 301-972-2707

Montgomery County Historical Society Rockville MD 111 West Montgomery Avenue 20850 301-762-1492

Montgomery County Maryland Historical Society Germantown MD 12535 Milestone Manor Lane 20876 301-515-0753


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.

Montgomery County Archive Gaithersburg MD 8536 Anniversary Circle 20877 301-926-5002

Rockville Circuit Court Records Archive Rockville MD 50 Maryland Avenue 20850 240-777-9470

Silver Spring Archive Silver Spring MD 10000 New Hampshire Avenue 20903 301-431-5445


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.

Montgomery County Assessment Office Rockville MD 30 West Gude Drive 20850 240-314-4510


Recorders of Deeds 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 property tax records. The Recorder of Deeds has county records on property ownership, transfers of property including deeds and titles, and property tax records such as property appraisals, tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Montgomery County Recorder of Deeds Rockville MD 50 Maryland Avenue 20850 240-777-9466


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.

Montgomery County Treasurer's Office Rockville MD 101 Monroe Street 20850 240-777-8860

Silver Springs Treasurer Silver Spring MD 8824 Cameron Street 20910 301-587-7776