Search for Mercer County NJ 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.
Appellate Clerk Trenton NJ 25 Market Street 08611 609-777-3086
Camden County Clerk Trenton NJ 25 Market Street 08611 609-421-6100
Hightstown Clerk Hightstown NJ 148 North Main Street 08520 609-490-5105
Hopewell Clerk Hopewell NJ 45 East Broad Street 08525 609-466-8628
Hopewell Clerk Hopewell NJ 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Road 08560 609-737-1035
Lawrence Township Clerk Lawrence NJ 357 Main Street 08311 856-447-3035
Mercer County Clerk Trenton NJ 209 South Broad Street 08608 609-989-6464
Princeton Clerk Princeton NJ 400 Witherspoon Street 08542 609-924-5704
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.
Ewing State Archive Ewing NJ 2300 Stuyvesant Avenue 08618 609-292-4756
Trenton State Archive Trenton NJ 225 West State Street 08608 609-292-6260
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.
Ewing Township Historical Society Ewing NJ 27 Federal City Road 08638 609-883-2455
Hamilton Township Historical Society Hamilton NJ 2200 Kuser Road 08690 609-585-1686
Hightstown-East Windsor Historical Society Hightstown NJ 164 North Main Street 08520 609-371-9580
Princeton Historical Society Princeton NJ 158 Nassau Street 08542 609-921-6748
Princeton New Jersey Historical Society Princeton NJ 902 Carnegie Center 08540 609-285-2552
Princeton The Historical Society Princeton NJ 354 Quaker Road 08540 609-921-6748
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.
Ewing Township Tax Collector Ewing NJ 2 Jake Garzio Drive 08628 609-883-2900
Lawrence Township Tax Collector Lawrence NJ 357 Main Street 08311 856-447-3223
Lawrenceville Tax Collector Lawrence NJ 2207 Lawrenceville Road 08648 609-844-7041
Mercer County Administration Building Trenton NJ PO Box 8068 08650 609-989-6704
New Jersey State Treasurer Trenton NJ 125 West State Street 08608 609-292-1040
Princeton Tax Collector Princeton NJ 1 Monument Drive 08540 609-497-7625
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.
Lawrence Township Assessor Lawrence NJ 357 Main Street 08311 856-447-3065
Lawrence Township Assessor Lawrence NJ 2207 Lawrenceville Road 08648 609-844-7037
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.
Mercer County Recorder of Deeds Trenton NJ 209 South Broad Street 08608 609-989-6464
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.
New Jersey Auditor Trenton NJ 125 South Warren Street 08608 609-292-3700
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.
Trenton City Hall Trenton NJ 319 East State Street 08608 609-989-3000
Washington Township City Hall Trenton NJ 1 Washington Blvd 08691 609-918-0002