Kings County Records (New York)

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

Kings County Clerk Brooklyn NY 360 Adams Street 11201 347-404-9772

Pelham Manor Clerk Fort Greene NY 55 Hanson Place 11217 718-260-2559

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

Brooklyn City Hall Williamsburg NY 260 Broadway 11211 212-788-3000

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

Brooklyn Lesbian Herstory Archive Park Slope NY 484 14th Street 11215 718-768-3953

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

Kings County Recorder of Deeds Brooklyn NY 210 Joralemon Street 11201 718-802-3589