Kent County Records

Search for Kent County MI 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 Kent County Michigan are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of Kent 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 Kent County. They may also keep documents related to Kent County property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The Kent County Clerk is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.

Byron Township Clerk Byron Center MI 8085 Byron Center Avenue Southwest 49315 616-878-9104

Grandville City Clerk Grandville MI 3195 Wilson Avenue Southwest 49418 616-530-4977

Kent County Clerk Grand Rapids MI 300 Monroe Avenue Northwest 49503 616-632-7640

Walker City Clerk Walker MI 4243 Remembrance Road Northwest 49534 616-791-6862

Wyoming Clerk Wyoming MI 1155 28th Street Southwest 49509 616-530-7296


Historical Societies in Kent County Michigan are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Kent County Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including Kent County vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with Kent 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 Kent County public records.

Ada Historical Society Ada MI 7144 Headley Street Southeast 49301 616-676-9346

Beckmaze Historical Society Wyoming MI 2551 Oaklane Drive Southwest 49519 616-258-8617

Byron Center Historical Society Byron Center MI 2508 Prescott Street Southwest 49315 616-878-0888

Byron Historical Society Byron Center MI 2475 84th Street Southwest 49315 616-878-4007

Fallasburg Historical Society Lowell MI 13944 Covered Bridge Road Northeast 49331 616-897-7161

Grattan Twnship Historical Society Belding MI 12040 Old Belding Road Northeast 48809 616-691-8855

Rockford Area Historical Society Rockford MI 9 East Bridge Street Northeast 49341 616-866-2235

Rockford Area Michigan Historical Society Rockford MI 105 Maple Street Northeast 49341 616-866-2235


Assessor Offices in Kent County Michigan determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by Kent County residents. Kent 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 Kent 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.

Byron Township Assessor Byron Center MI 8085 Byron Center Avenue Southwest 49315 616-878-6033

East Grand Rapids Assessor Grand Rapids MI 750 Lakeside Drive Southeast 49506 616-940-4818

Grandville City Assessor Grandville MI 3195 Wilson Avenue Southwest 49418 616-530-4979

Kent County Equalization Department Grand Rapids MI 300 Monroe Avenue Northwest 49503 616-632-7520

Wyoming Assessor Wyoming MI 1155 28th Street Southwest 49509 616-530-7231


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices in Kent County Michigan are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include Kent County property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. Kent County Treasurer and Tax Collectors maintain a number of property-related county records, including Kent County property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain Kent 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.

Caledonia Village Treasurer Caledonia MI 250 South Maple Street Southeast 49316 616-891-1003

Grand Rapids Treasurer Grand Rapids MI 750 Lakeside Drive Southeast 49506 616-949-2110

Grandville Treasurer Grandville MI 3195 Wilson Avenue Southwest 49418 616-530-4972

Kent County Treasurer's Office Grand Rapids MI PO Box Y 49501 616-632-7500

Wyoming Treasurer Wyoming MI 1155 28th Street Southwest 49509 616-530-7280


Town and City Halls in Kent County Michigan are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including Kent 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 Kent 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.

Cedar Springs City Hall Cedar Springs MI 66 South Main 49319 616-696-1330

Grand Rapids City Hall Grand Rapids MI Unit 2, 300 Monroe Ave NW 49503 616-456-3010

Grandville City Hall Grandville MI 3195 Wilson Avenue Southwest 49418 616-531-3030

Sand Lake Town Hall Sand Lake MI 2 West Maple Street 49343 616-636-8854

Wyoming City Hall Wyoming MI 1155 28th Street Southwest 49509 616-534-5799


Archives in Kent County Michigan 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 Kent County genealogical research. Kent 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 Kent County public records. Some Archives keep documents that date back to the seventeenth century, and they may provide online access to their records.

Grand Rapids City Archive Grand Rapids MI 223 Washington Street Southeast 49503 616-456-3114

Grand Rapids National Archive Grand Rapids MI 303 Pearl Street Northwest 49504 616-451-9263

Grand Rapids Official Records Archive Grand Rapids MI 300 Monroe Avenue Northwest 49503 616-456-3010


Recorders of Deeds in Kent County Michigan 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 Kent County property tax records. The Kent 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, Kent County tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and Kent County property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Kent County Recorder of Deeds Grand Rapids MI 300 Monroe Avenue Northwest 49503 616-632-7610