Town Clerk, Vital Statistics

Births, Deaths & Marriages

Certified Birth, Death and Marriage certificates are available for $5.00 per certificate. You can get a certificate from the Clerks Office in person or by mail. . Please include a personal check or money order for the total number of certificates requested as well as your day time telephone number.

Certified Birth, Death and Marriage request form.

The following information is needed;

Births; Name, approximate birth date and parents names

Deaths; Name and approximate date of death

Marriage; Names of both parties, brides maiden name and approximate date

If you do not have the complete information needed for the certificate I will still try to locate the record however it may take more time.

For information about getting a marriage license go to my marriage FAQ page.

All State copies of vital records prior to 1901 are located the Massachusetts State Archives. Certified copies of these records are available from:

Massachusetts State Archives at Columbia Point
220 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125
Tel. 617-727-2816
Hours, M-F 9:00-5:00, Sat. 9:00-3:00