Morris County Records

Search for Morris 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.

Madison Borough Clerk Madison NJ 205 Madison Avenue 07940 973-593-3041

Mine Hill Clerk Mine Hill NJ 10 Baker St 07803 973-366-9031

Morris County Clerk Morristown NJ 1 Court Street 07960 973-285-6120

Morris County Clerk Morristown NJ PO Box 315 07963 973-285-6059

Morris Plains Clerk Morris Plains NJ 531 Speedwell Avenue 07950 973-538-4019

Mt Arlington Clerk Mount Arlington NJ 419 Howard Boulevard 07856 973-770-9632

ParsippanyTownship Clerk Parsippany-Troy Hills NJ 1001 Parsippany Boulevard 07054 973-263-4359

Randolph Township Clerk Randolph NJ 502 Millbrook Avenue 07869 973-989-7041

Riverdale Borough Clerk Riverdale NJ 91 Newark Pompton Turnpike 07457 973-835-4060

Rockaway Clerk Rockaway NJ 65 Mount Hope Road 07866 973-983-2834

Roxbury Township Clerk Roxbury NJ 1715 Route 46 07852 973-448-2034

Washington Township Clerk Washington NJ 43 Schooleys Mountain Road 07853 908-876-3852


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.

Boonton Historical Society Boonton NJ 210 Main Street 07005 973-402-8840

Chester New Jersey Historical Society Chester NJ 250 West Main Street 07930 908-879-2761

Dover Area Historical Society Dover NJ 55 West Blackwell Street 07801 973-361-3525

Harding Township Historical Society New Vernon NJ 16 Village Road 07976 973-292-3661

Jefferson Township Historical Society Jefferson NJ 315 Dover-Milton Road 07438 973-697-0258

Kinnelom Historical Society Kinnelon NJ 130 Kinnelon Road 07405 973-838-0185

Morris County New Jersey Historical Society Morristown NJ 68 Morris Avenue 07960 973-267-3465

New Jersey United Railroad Historical Society Boonton NJ 104 Morris Avenue 07005 862-345-6642

The TownshipChatham Historical Society Chatham NJ 24 Southern Boulevard 07928 973-635-4911


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.

Butler Assessor Butler NJ 1 Ace Road 07405 973-838-5158

Denville Township Assessor Denville NJ 1 Saint Marys Place 07834 973-625-8332

East Hanover Township Assessor East Hanover NJ 411 Ridgedale Avenue 07936 973-887-5056

Florham Park Assessor Florham Park NJ 111 Ridgedale Avenue 07932 973-410-5353

Kinnelon Borough Assessor Kinnelon NJ 130 Kinnelon Road 07405 973-838-5402

Lincoln Park Assessor Lincoln Park NJ 34 Chapel Hill Road 07035 973-694-6100

Morristown Assessor Morristown NJ 200 South Street 07960 973-538-2200

Mount Arlington Assessor Mount Arlington NJ 419 Howard Boulevard 07856 973-398-0957

Parsippany Assessor Parsippany-Troy Hills NJ 1001 Parsippany Boulevard 07054 973-263-4350

Rockaway Assessor Rockaway NJ 65 Mount Hope Road 07866 973-983-2819


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.

Chatham Township Tax Collector Chatham NJ 58 Meyersville Road 07928 973-635-3207

Dover Treasurer Dover NJ 37 N Sussex St 07801 973-366-2200

East Hanover Township Tax Collector East Hanover NJ 411 Ridgedale Avenue 07936 973-887-5666

Florham Park Tax Collector Florham Park NJ 111 Ridgedale Avenue 07932 973-410-5315

Kinnelon Tax Collector Kinnelon NJ 130 Kinnelon Road 07405 973-838-5405

Lincoln Park Tax Collector Lincoln Park NJ 34 Chapel Hill Rd 07035 973-694-6102

Madison Borough Tax Collector Madison NJ KINGS Rd 07940 973-593-3056

Morris County Board Of Taxation Morristown NJ PO Box 900 07963 973-285-6085

Mountain Lakes Tax Collector Mountain Lakes NJ 400 Boulevard 07046 973-334-3131

Mt Arlington Tax Collector Mount Arlington NJ 419 Howard Boulevard 07856 973-398-0957

Netcong Tax Collector Netcong NJ 23 Maple Avenue 07857 973-347-3395

Parsippany Tax Collector Parsippany-Troy Hills NJ 1001 Parsippany Boulevard 07054 973-263-4252

Riverdale Tax Collector Riverdale NJ 91 Newark Pompton Turnpike 07457 973-835-4060

Roxbury Township Tax Collector Roxbury NJ 1715 Route 46 07852 973-448-2023


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.

Long Hill Township Town Hall Long Hill NJ 915 Valley Road 07980 908-647-8000

Parsippany Troy Hills Town Hall Parsippany-Troy Hills NJ 1001 Parsippany Boulevard 07054 973-263-4350


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.

Madison Police Records Archive Madison NJ 50 Kings Road 07940 973-593-3017

Morristown Police Records Archive Morristown NJ 200 South Street 07960 973-292-6621


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.

Morris County Recorder of Deeds Morristown NJ PO Box 315 07963 973-285-6125