Search for Luzerne 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 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.
Hazleton City Clerk Hazleton PA 40 North Church Street 18201 570-459-4986
Luzerne County Clerk Wilkes-Barre PA 200 North River Street 18711 570-825-1585
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.
Ashley Borough Tax Collector Ashley PA 8 North Main Street 18706 570-825-0354
Dallas Township Tax Collector Dallas PA 601 Tunkhannock Highway 18612 570-674-2005
Edwardsville Tax Collector Edwardsville PA 470 Main Street 18704 570-288-7899
Luzerne County Tax Claim Bureau Wilkes-Barre PA 200 North River Street 18711 570-825-1512
Pittston City Treasurer Pittston PA 35 Broad Street 18640 570-654-1090
Plymouth Borough Tax Collector Plymouth PA 162 West Shawnee Avenue 18651 570-779-7704
West Wyoming Borough Tax Collector Wyoming PA 457 East Sperling Street 18644 570-693-0130
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.
Edwards Borough Town Hall Edwardsville PA 470 Main Street 18704 570-288-8463
Larksville Borough Town Hall Larksville PA 211 East State Street 18704 570-288-6619
Pittson City Hall Pittston PA 35 Broad Street 18640 570-654-4601
West Wyoming Town Hall West Wyoming PA 464 West 8th Street 18644 570-693-1311
Wilkes Barre City Hall Wilkes-Barre PA 40 East Market Street 18701 570-208-4186
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.
Hazleton Historical Society Hazleton PA 55 North Wyoming Street 18201 570-455-8576
Luzerne County Historical Society Wilkes-Barre PA 49 South Franklin Street 18701 570-822-1727
Nanticoke Historical Society Nanticoke PA 495 East Main Street 18634 570-258-1367
Plymouth Pennsylvania Historical Society Plymouth PA 115 Gaylord Avenue 18651 570-779-5840
Wyoming Wyoming Historical Society Wyoming PA 26 Swetland Lane 18644 570-693-4880
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.
Luzerne County Assessment Wilkes-Barre PA 200 North River Street 18711 570-825-1869
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.
Luzerne County Recorder of Deeds Wilkes-Barre PA 200 North River Street 18711 570-825-1641
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.
Shavertown Police Records Archive Shavertown PA 180 East Center Street 18708 570-696-1174