Dauphin County Records

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

Dauphin County Clerk Harrisburg PA 101 Market Street 17101 717-780-6530


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

Camp Curtin Historical Society Harrisburg PA 2221 North 6th Street 17110 800-732-0999

Dauphin Historical Society Harrisburg PA 219 South Front Street 17104 717-233-3462

Derry Township Historical Society Hershey PA 40 Northeast Drive 17033 717-520-0748

Gratz Historical Society Lykens PA 8 West Market Street 17048

Halifax Area Historical Society Halifax PA 228 Market Street 17032 717-896-8010

Harrisburg Chapter National Railway Historical Society Harrisburg PA 637 Walnut Street 17101 717-232-6221

Hummelstown Area Historical Society Hummelstown PA 28 West Main Street 17036 717-566-6314

Millersburg Historical Society Millersburg PA 330 Center Street 17061 717-692-4084

National Historical Society Harrisburg PA 6405 Flank Drive 17112 717-657-9555

Upt Historical Society Millersburg PA 527 Moore Street 17061 717-692-0484

Williamstown Williamstownship Historical Society Williamstown PA 115 West Market Street 17098 717-647-9220


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

Dauphin County Assessment Harrisburg PA 2 South 2nd Street 17101 717-780-6101


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

Dauphin County Recorder of Deeds Harrisburg PA 101 Market Street 17101 717-780-6560


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

Dauphin County Tax Claim Bureau Harrisburg PA 2 South 2nd Street 17101 717-780-6125

Gratz Tax Collector Gratz PA 146 Coon Trail Lane 17030 717-365-3188

Londonderry Township Tax Collector Middletown PA 2500 East Harrisburg Pike 17057 717-944-2842

Lower Paxton Township Tax Collector Harrisburg PA 4919 Jonestown Road 17109 717-652-5555

Millersburg Tax Collector Millersburg PA 508 Berrysburg Road 17061 717-692-3324

Steelton Tax Collector Steelton PA 123 North Front Street 17113 717-939-4304


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

Harrisburg Central Records Archive Harrisburg PA 123 Walnut Street 17101 717-255-3192

Hershey Community Archive Hershey PA 30 East Granada Avenue 17033 717-533-1777

Pennsylvania State Archive Harrisburg PA 350 North Street 17120 717-783-3281


Auditor Offices in Dauphin County Pennsylvania are responsible for providing oversight for government agencies. As part of this job, Auditors evaluate the performance of government agencies and their compliance with laws, rules, and regulations, and they also investigate corruption and fraudulent activities. Dauphin County Auditors maintain a number of records related to their function, including audit reports, government evaluation reports, corruption reports, and fraud investigations. They often produce annual or semi-annual reports on a number of agencies within the county government. Auditor Offices typically make Dauphin County public records available on their website.

Pennsylvania State Auditor Harrisburg PA 712 Strawberry Street 17101 717-787-2653