Suffolk County Death Certificates (Massachusetts)

Coroners and Medical Examiners in Suffolk County, Massachusetts are responsible for determining the cause, time, and manner of death for a deceased person. As part of this job, they maintain Suffolk County death records, including death certificates. These records list information about how the deceased person passed away, the time and place of death, and any personal information about the deceased, such as the person's name, date of birth, and age at death. Coroners and Medical Examiners report this information to state and local government authorities, who may also issue Suffolk County death certificates. These records may be available through the Suffolk County Coroner and Medical Examiner's website.

Bristol County Medical Examiner & Coroner Boston MA 720 Albany Street 02118 617-267-6767

Dukes County Medical Examiner & Coroner Boston MA 720 Albany Street 02118 617-267-6767

Essex County Medical Examiner & Coroner Boston MA 720 Albany Street 02118 617-267-6767

Hampden County Medical Examiner & Coroner Boston MA 720 Albany Street 02118 617-267-6767

Hampshire County Medical Examiner & Coroner Boston MA 720 Albany Street 02118 617-267-6767

Nantucket County Medical Examiner & Coroner Boston MA 720 Albany Street 02118 617-267-6767

Norfolk County Medical Examiner & Coroner Boston MA 720 Albany Street 02118 617-267-6767

Plymouth County Medical Examiner & Coroner Boston MA 720 Albany Street 02118 617-267-6767


Hospitals in Suffolk County, Massachusetts provide a range of medical services to patients of all ages, and they also create death records for individuals who pass away or are declared dead at a Hospital. These death certificates list the deceased individual's name, the time and place of death, and age at death, and they may also include the cause of death. Suffolk County Hospitals report death information to Massachusetts State and local government authorities, which issue certified Suffolk County death certificates that act as legal proof of death. Hospital death certificates may be available online through the Hospital website.

Arbour Health System Boston MA 49 Robinwood Avenue 02130 617-522-4400

Arbour Hospital Boston MA 49 Robinwood Avenue 02130 617-390-1491

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Boston MA 330 Brookline Avenue 02215 617-667-7000

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - East Campus Boston MA 330 Brookline Avenue 02115 617-667-8000

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - West Campus Boston MA Deaconess Road 02215 617-632-7000

Boston Children's Hospital Boston MA 300 Longwood Avenue 02115 617-355-6000

Boston Medical Center Boston MA 840 Harrison Avenue 02118 617-638-8000

Boston Medical Center - East Newton Campus Boston MA 88 East Newton Street 02118 617-414-5000

Boston Medical Center - Menino Campus Boston MA 818 Harrison Avenue 02118 617-414-5000

Boston Shriners Hospital Boston MA 51 Blossom Street 02114 617-722-3000

Boston University Medical Campus Boston MA 715 Albany Street 02118 617-638-4086

Brigham And Women's Hospital Boston MA 45 Francis Street 02115

Brigham and Women's Hospital Boston MA 75 Francis Street 02115 617-732-5500

CareGroup Healthcare System Boston MA 375 Longwood Avenue 02215 617-975-5000

Caritas Carney Hospital Boston MA 2100 Dorchester Avenue 02124 781-344-0600

Children's Hospital Boston Boston MA 300 Longwood Avenue 02115 617-355-6000

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston MA 450 Brookline Avenue 02215 617-632-3000

Dr Solomon Carter Fuller Mental Health Center Boston MA 85 East Newton Street 02118 617-266-8800

Faulkner Hospital Boston MA 1153 Centre Street 02130 617-522-5800

Franciscan Children's Hospital & Rehab Center Boston MA 30 Warren Street 02135 617-254-3800

Franciscan Hospital for Children Boston MA 30 Warren Street 02135 617-254-3800

Hebrew Rehabilitation Center Boston MA 1200 Centre Street 02131 617-325-8000

Jewish Memorial Hospital & Rehabilitation Center Boston MA 59 Townsend Street 02119 617-442-8760

Kindred Hospital Boston Boston MA 1515 Commonwealth Avenue 02135 617-254-1100

Lemuel Sattuck Hospital Boston MA 170 Morton Street 02130 617-522-8110

Massachusetts Department of Public Health Bureau of Hospitals Boston MA 250 Washington Street 02108 617-624-6000

Massachusetts Eye And Ear Infirmary Boston MA 243 Charles Street 02114 617-523-7900

Massachusetts General Hospital Boston MA 55 Fruit Street 02114 617-726-2000

New England Baptist Hospital Roxbury Crossing MA 125 Parker Hill Avenue 02120 617-754-5000

New England Baptist Hospital Boston MA 125 Parker Hill Avenue 02120 617-754-5800

New England Medical Center - Floating Hospital for Children Boston MA 755 Washington Street 02111 617-636-8100

Clerk Offices in Suffolk County, Massachusetts maintain and preserve public records for a local government, including vital documents such as death certificates. Suffolk County death certificates provide information on the deceased individual's name, the place and time of death, and age at death. They may also include the cause of death. Suffolk County Clerks often issue certified death certificates, which may be required to settle financial and legal matters such as wills, estates, or filing for life insurance. Death certificates can also be used for genealogical research, and some Clerk Offices maintain Suffolk County vital records that date back to the 1600s. Clerk Offices typically provide online access to death certificates.

Boston City Clerk Boston MA 1 City Hall Square, Rm 601 02201 617-635-4600

Chelsea Clerk Chelsea MA 500 Broadway, Ste 1 02150 617-466-4054

Massachusetts Clerk Boston MA 1 Pemberton Square 02108 617-557-1020

Revere Clerk Revere MA 281 Broadway 02151 781-286-8162


Health Departments in Suffolk County, Massachusetts monitor public health and keep vital records, and they operate at the state, county, or local level. As part of this job, Health Departments maintain Suffolk County death certificates, which include information about the deceased individual such as name, date of birth, time and place of death, and age at death. Death certificates may also include the cause of death. These records can be used to settle legal and financial matters, including wills, estates, and life insurance filings. Death certificates may be available through the Suffolk County Health Department website.

Boston Health Department Boston MA 305 South Street 02130 617-983-6200

Boston Public Health Commission Boston MA 1010 Massachusetts Avenue 02118 617-534-5394

Chelsea City Health Department Chelsea MA 500 Broadway 02150 617-889-8263

City Of Chelsea Health Department Chelsea MA 500 Broadway, 100B 02150 617-466-4090

Massachusetts Department Of Public Health Boston MA 250 Washington Street 02108 617-624-6000

Massachusetts Health Department Boston MA 20 Vining Street 02115 617-626-9200

Revere Board Of Health Revere MA 249 Broadway 02151 781-286-8176