Essex County Death Certificates (New Jersey)

Coroners and Medical Examiners in Essex County, New Jersey are responsible for determining the cause, time, and manner of death for a deceased person. As part of this job, they maintain Essex 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 Essex County death certificates. These records may be available through the Essex County Coroner and Medical Examiner's website.

Essex County Medical Examiner & Coroner Newark NJ 325 Norfolk Street 07103 973-648-7259

Hudson County Medical Examiner & Coroner Newark NJ 325 Norfolk Street 07103 973-648-7259

Passaic County Medical Examiner & Coroner Newark NJ 325 Norfolk Street 07103 973-648-7259

Somerset County Medical Examiner & Coroner Newark NJ 325 Norfolk Street 07103 973-648-7259


Clerk Offices in Essex County, New Jersey maintain and preserve public records for a local government, including vital documents such as death certificates. Essex 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. Essex 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 Essex County vital records that date back to the 1600s. Clerk Offices typically provide online access to death certificates.

Belleville Township Clerk Belleville NJ 152 Washington Avenue, Ste 1 07109 973-450-3410

Bloomfield Township Clerk Bloomfield NJ 1 Municipal Plaza 07003 973-680-4015

Caldwell Clerk Caldwell NJ 1 Provost Square 07006 973-403-4626

Essex County Clerk Newark NJ 465 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 07102 973-621-4921

Essex Fells Borough Clerk Essex Fells NJ 255 Roseland Avenue 07021 973-226-3400

Fairfield Clerk Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Road 07004 973-882-2715

Irvington Clerk Irvington NJ 1 Civic Square 07111 973-399-6677

Livingston Clerk Livingston NJ 357 South Livingston Avenue 07039 973-535-7965

Millburn Clerk Millburn NJ 435 Essex St 07041 973-564-7065

Nutley Town Clerk Nutley NJ 1 Kennedy Drive 07110 973-284-4955

Orange City Clerk City of Orange NJ 29 North Day Street 07050 973-266-4000

Verona Township Clerk Verona NJ 880 Bloomfield Avenue 07044 973-857-4772

Health Departments in Essex County, New Jersey 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 Essex 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 Essex County Health Department website.

Bloomfield Department Of Health And Human Services Bloomfield NJ 1 Municipal Plaza, 111 07003 973-680-4024

Bloomfield Health Department Bloomfield NJ 1 Municipal Plaza, # 111 07003 973-680-4024

Caldwell Health Department Caldwell NJ 1 Provost Square 07006 973-403-4623

East Orange Health Department East Orange NJ 143 New Street 07017 973-266-5481

Essex County Health Department Newark NJ 115 Clifton Avenue, 3Rd Floor 07104 973-497-9401

Essex Regional Health Commission West Orange NJ 2 Babcock Place 07052 973-325-3212

Fairfield Health Department Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Rd 07004 973-882-2728

Irvington Health Department Irvington NJ 1 Civic Square West 07111 973-399-6644

Irvington Township Health Department Irvington NJ 1 Civic Square, # 116 07111 973-399-6797

Livingston Health Department Livingston NJ 357 South Livingston Avenue 07039 973-535-7963

Livingston Health Department Livingston NJ 204 Hillside Avenue 07039 973-535-2642

Maplewood Health Department Maplewood NJ 574 Valley Street 07040 973-762-8120

Montclair Health Department Montclair NJ 205 Claremont Avenue 07042 973-509-4970

Newark Department Of Child And Family Well Being Newark NJ 110 William Street 07102 973-733-7592

Newark Health Department Newark NJ 153 Halsey Street 07102 973-648-7500

Nutley Health Department Nutley NJ 149 Chestnut Street 07110 973-284-4976

Orange Health Department City of Orange NJ 29 North Day Street 07050 973-266-4069

Township Of South Orange Health Department South Orange NJ 101 South Orange Avenue 07079 973-378-7715

Township Of West Orange Health Department West Orange NJ 66 Main Street 07052 973-325-4124

Verona Township Health Department Verona NJ 25 Grove Avenue 07044 973-857-4800

West Caldwell Health Department West Caldwell NJ 30 Clinton Road 07006 973-226-2303


Hospitals in Essex County, New Jersey 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. Essex County Hospitals report death information to New Jersey State and local government authorities, which issue certified Essex County death certificates that act as legal proof of death. Hospital death certificates may be available online through the Hospital website.

Cathedral Healthcare System Newark NJ 221 Chestnut Street 07105 973-690-3500

Childrens Hospital Of New Jersey - Newark Newark NJ 201 Lyons Avenue 07112 973-926-7000

Clara Maass Medical Center Belleville NJ 1 Clara Maass Drive 07109 973-450-2002

Columbus Hospital Newark NJ 495 North 13th Street 07107 973-587-7712

East Orange General Hospital East Orange NJ 300 Central Avenue 07018 973-672-8400

Essex County Hospital Center Cedar Grove NJ 204 Grove Avenue 07009 973-571-2801

Hackensack-Umc Mountainside Montclair NJ Highland Avenue 07043 973-429-6000

Kessler Institute For Rehabilitation - West Orange West Orange NJ 1199 Pleasant Valley Way 07052 973-243-6806

Saint Barnabas Medical Center Livingston NJ 94 Old Short Hills Road 07039 973-322-5000

Saint Michaels Medical Center Newark NJ 111 Central Avenue 07102 973-877-5350

The University Hospital Newark NJ 150 Bergen Street 07103 973-972-5658

VA Medical Center-East Orange: Dowling Matthew S MD East Orange NJ 385 Tremont Avenue 07018 973-676-1000

Veterans Affairs New Jersey Health Care System East - Orange Campus East Orange NJ 385 Tremont Avenue 07018 973-676-1000