Columbia County, NY Birth, Death, Marriage, Divorce Records

Columbia County vital recordsBoth Columbia County and the county seat of Hudson were named after explorers. The county derived its name from the feminine form of Christopher Columbus, and the county seat was named after Henry Hudson. The Hudson River's name also has the same origin, and the river is, in fact, the western border of the county. The Columbia County Historical Society maintains a records archives at its library at 5 Albany Avenue in the town of Kinderhook, as well as providing a large number of records online. At the library are the Society's genealogical resources which include over 200 family genealogies, census records from 1790 to 1830, 1870, and 1910, over 200 cemetery records, historical newspaper clippings with special emphasis placed on deaths and marriage notifications, and much more. The Society accepts research requests submitted either through email or regular mail, and the minimum research charge starts at $25.

Columbia County Recorder Office - Birth, Death, Marriage & Divorce Records


Columbia County
560 Warren St
Hudson, NY 12534
Hours of Operation: 9AM-5PM EST
Website
Phone: 518-828-3339
Fax: 518-828-5299
Real Estate: 518-828-3339
Assessor: 518-828-7334
Treasurer: 518-828-0513
Elections: 518-828-3115
Other: 518-828-7334
Recording Officer: County Clerk
Assessor Fax: 518-828-0363
Assessor Website

Columbia County Marriage & Divorce Records - County Courts


Category: Courts
Columbia County - Court Clerk
Allen Street
Hudson, NY 12534
Phone: (518)828-7858

Columbia County Birth & Death Records

About Columbia County, New York


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