Essex County Records

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

Crown Point Town Clerk Crown Point NY 17 Monitor Bay Road 12928 518-597-3235

Essex County Clerk Elizabethtown NY 7559 Court Street 12932 518-873-3600

Lake Placid Village Clerk Lake Placid NY 301 MAIN St 12946 518-523-2597

St Armand Town Clerk Bloomingdale NY 1702 State Route 3 12913 518-891-3189

Willsboro Town Clerk Willsboro NY 5 Farrell Road 12996 518-963-8933

Wilmington Town Clerk Wilmington NY 146 SPRINGFIELD Rd 12997 518-946-2105


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

Chesterfield Assessor Keeseville NY 1 Vine Street 12944 518-834-9041

Crown Point Assessors Crown Point NY 17 Monitor Bay Road 12928 518-597-4140

Keene Assessor Keene NY 8 Grist Mill Lane 12942 518-576-9163


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

Elizabethtown Town Hall Elizabethtown NY 7563 Court Street 12932 518-873-6555

Essex Town Hall Essex NY 2313 MAIN St 12936

Keene Town Hall Keene NY 10892 Nys Route 12942 518-576-4444

Minerva Town Hall Olmstedville NY 5 Morse Memorial Highway 12857 518-251-2869

North Elba Town Hall Lake Placid NY 2693 Main Street 12946 518-523-2476

Westport Town Hall Westport NY 22 Champlain Avenue 12993 518-962-4419


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

Essex County Historical Society Elizabethtown NY 7590 Court Street 12932 518-873-6466

Iron Center the Town of Moriah Historical Society Port Henry NY 16 Park Place 12974 518-546-3587

Lake Placid North Elba Historical Society Lake Placid NY 17 Algonquin Drive 12946 518-523-3830

Minerva Historical Society Olmstedville NY 1386 County Road 29 12857 518-251-2229

Ticonderoga Historical Society Ticonderoga NY 6 Moses Circle 12883 518-585-7868


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

Essex County Recorder of Deeds Elizabethtown NY PO Box 247 12932 518-873-3601


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

Essex County Treasurer's Office Elizabethtown NY PO Box 217 12932 518-873-3317