Somerset County Records

Search for Somerset 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.

Bernards Township Clerk Bernards NJ 1 Collyer Lane 07920 908-204-3001

Bernardsville Borough Clerk Bernardsville NJ 166 Mine Brook Road 07924 908-766-3000

Bound Brook Clerk Bound Brook NJ 230 Hamilton Street 08805 732-356-4266

Far Hills Borough Clerk Far Hills NJ 6 Prospect Street 07931 908-234-0611

Millstone Clerk Millstone NJ 20 Beardslee Road 08844 908-281-6893

Somerset County Clerk Somerville NJ 20 Grove Street 08876 908-231-7006

Somerville Clerk Somerville NJ 25 West End Avenue 08876 908-704-6983

South Bound Brook Borough Clerk South Bound Brook NJ 12 Main Street 08880 732-356-0258


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.

Bedminster Township Assessor Bedminster NJ 1 Miller Lane 07921 908-212-7000

Belle Mead Assessor Montgomery NJ 2261 U.s. 206 08502 908-359-8211

Bernards Township Assessor Bernards NJ 1 Collyer Lane 07920 908-204-3080

Bound Brook Assessor Bound Brook NJ 230 Hamilton Street 08805 732-356-0833

Manville Assessor Manville NJ 325 North Main Street 08835 908-725-9713

North Plainfield Assessor North Plainfield NJ 263 Somerset Street 07060 908-769-2906

Somerville Assessor Somerville NJ 25 West End Avenue 08876 908-704-6970

Watchung Borough Assessor Watchung NJ 10 Mountain Boulevard 07069 908-756-3366


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.

Bedminster Township Tax Collector Bedminster NJ 1 Miller Lane 07921 908-212-7022

Bernardsville Tax Collector Bernardsville NJ 166 Mine Brook Road 07924 908-766-3000

Bound Brook Tax Collector Bound Brook NJ 230 Hamilton Street 08805 732-356-0802

Bridgewater Tax Collector Bridgewater NJ 100 Commons Way 08807 908-725-6300

Manville Borough Treasurer Manville NJ 325 North Main Street 08835 908-725-8830

Millstone Township Tax Collector Millstone NJ 470 Stagecoach Road 08510 732-446-3983

Somerset County Board Of Taxation Somerville NJ 27 Warren Street 08876 908-541-5713

Somerset County Treasurer Somerville NJ 20 Grove Street 08876 908-231-7631

Somerville Treasurer Somerville NJ 25 West End Avenue 08876 908-704-6974

Watchung Tax Collector Watchung NJ 10 Mountain Blvd 07069 908-756-8333


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.

Green Brook Town Hall Green Brook NJ 111 Greenbrook Road 08812 732-968-1023


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.

Somerset County New Jersey Historical Society Bridgewater NJ 9 Van Veghten Drive 08807 908-218-1281

Somerset New Jersey Historical Society Bernards NJ 15 West Oak Street 07920 908-221-1770

The Somerset Hills The Historical Society Bernardsville NJ 15 Oak Place 07924 908-221-1770

Van Harlingen Historical Society Montgomery NJ 506 County Road 601 08502 908-359-8304


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.

Somerset County Recorder of Deeds Somerville NJ PO Box 3000 08876 908-231-7006


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.

Somerset County Records Archive Somerville NJ 20 Grove Street 08876 908-685-9555

Warren Township Police Records Archive Warren NJ 44 Mountain Boulevard 07059 908-753-1436