In Erie County, birth and death records from 1885 to 1905 are available through the Erie County Historical Society. From 1906 to the present, such records are obtained from the Division of Vital Records in New Castle. Certified marriage records can be obtained at the Clerk of Records Office in the Erie County Courthouse in Erie for a fee of $10.00. Personal searches are free, or there is a $20.00 charge if the office searches for you. Birth or death records from 1893-1905 are $10.00. Certified copies of divorce decrees can be obtained for a fee at the Infocon County Access Page.
Erie Division of Vital Records
Erie Branch Office
1910 West 26th Street Erie, PA 16508-1148
Phone: (814) 871-4261
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding State holidays.
Erie County Prothonotary
140 W 6th St, Rm 120
Erie, PA 16501-1080
Hours of Operation: 8:30AM-4:30PM EST
Recording Officer: County Prothonotary
Records Online: Judgment, Lien
Note: See Recorder for real estate records.
Erie County Recorder
PO Box 1849
Erie, PA 16507-0849
Hours of Operation: 8AM-4:30PM EST
Real Estate: 814-451-6246
Recording Officer: County Recorder of Deeds
Records Online: Real Estate, Deed, Marriage, Probate, Orphan Court
Note: No tax liens filed here.
Assessor Fax: 814-451-6094
Pennsylvania Commonwealth - Superior Court Of Pennsylvania
3250 West Lake Road
Erie, PA 16505