Columbia County Death Certificates

Search for Columbia County NY death certificates. A death certificate search can provide information on time of death, place of death, legal proof of death, proof of death, wills, estates, filing for life insurance, death records, age at death, cause of death, certified death certificates, and genealogical research.


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

Columbia County Medical Examiner & Coroner Hudson NY 85 Industrial Tract 12534 518-828-3344


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

Austerlitz Town Clerk Spencertown NY 812 New York 203 12165 518-392-5007

Canaan Clerk Canaan NY 1647 County Route 5 12029 518-781-3749

Chatham Village Clerk Chatham NY 77 Main Street 12037 518-392-5821

Claverack Town Clerk Ghent NY 91 Church Street 12075 518-672-7911

Columbia County Clerk Hudson NY 401 State Street 12534 518-828-1527

Copake Town Clerk Copake NY 230 Mountain View Road 12516 518-329-2591

Germantown Town Clerk Germantown NY 50 Palatine Park Road 12526 518-537-6687

Kinderhook Village Clerk Kinderhook NY 6 Chatham Street 12106 518-758-9882

Livingston Town Clerk Hudson NY 119 County Route 19 12534 518-851-9441

New Lebanon Town Clerk New Lebanon NY 14755 New York 22 12125 518-794-8888

Stuyvesant Town Clerk Stuyvesant NY 5 Sunset Drive 12173 518-758-6248


Health Departments in Columbia County New York 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 Columbia 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 Columbia County Health Department website.

Columbia County Health Department Hudson NY 747 Warren Street 12534 877-828-1691