Putnam County Records

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

Philipstown Towon Clerk Cold Spring NY 238 Main Street 10516 845-265-3329

Putnam County Clerk Carmel NY 40 Gleneida Avenue 10512 914-225-3641

Putnam Valley Clerk Putnam Valley NY 265 Oscawana Lake Road 10579 845-526-2160

Southeast Town Clerk Brewster NY 1360 New York 22 10509 845-279-2196


Historical Societies in Putnam 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. Putnam County Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including Putnam County vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with Putnam 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 Putnam County public records.

Carmel Historical Society Mahopac NY 40 McAlpin Avenue 10541 845-628-0500

Putnam County New York Historical Society Cold Spring NY 63 Chestnut Street 10516 845-265-4010

Putnam Valley Historical Society Putnam Valley NY 301 Peekskill Hollow Road 10579 845-528-1024

Town-Kent Historical Society Carmel NY 407 Farmers Mills Road 10512 845-228-1776


Assessor Offices in Putnam 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 Putnam County residents. Putnam 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 Putnam 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.

Kent Assessor Carmel NY 25 Sybils Crossing 10512 845-225-8020

Philipstown Assessor Cold Spring NY 238 Main Street 10516 845-265-5203

Putnam Valley Assessor Putnam Valley NY 265 Oscawana Lake Road 10579 845-526-2517


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

Kent Town Hall Carmel NY 40 Sybils Crossing 10512 845-225-1606

Patterson Town Hall Patterson NY 1142 New York 311 12563 845-878-6500

Putnam Valley Town Hall Putnam Valley NY 265 Oscawana Lake Road 10579 845-526-2121

Southeast Town Hall Brewster NY 1360 New York 22 10509 845-279-4313

Southeast Town Hall Brewster NY 1360 New York 22 10509 845-278-2096


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

Putnam County Departments & Courts Records Archive Brewster NY 121 Main Street 10509 845-278-7209

Putnam County Records Archive Brewster NY 68 Marvin Avenue 10509 845-278-3691


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

Putnam County Recorder of Deeds Carmel NY 40 Gleneida Avenue 10512 845-808-1142


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

Putnam County Treasurer's Office Carmel NY 40 Gleneida Avenue 10512 845-225-3641

Putnam Valley Tax Collector Putnam Valley NY 265 Oscawana Lake Road 10579 845-526-3280

Queens County Treasurer's Office Carmel NY 40 Gleneida Avenue 10512 845-225-3641