Erie County Death Certificates

Search for Erie 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 Erie 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 Erie 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 Erie County death certificates. These records may be available through the Erie County Coroner and Medical Examiner's website.

Erie County Medical Examiner & Coroner Buffalo NY 501 Kensington Avenue 14214


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

Aurora Town Clerk East Aurora NY 5 South Grove Street 14052 716-652-3280

Brant Town Clerk Angola NY 1294 Brant North Collins Road 14006 716-549-0282

Buffalo City Clerk Buffalo NY 65 Niagara Square 14202 716-851-5431

Collins Town Clerk Collins NY 14093 Mill Street 14034 716-532-4887

Eden Town Clerk Eden NY 2795 East Church Street 14057 716-992-3559

Erie County Clerk Buffalo NY 92 Franklin Street 14202 716-858-8843

Gowanda Village Clerk Gowanda NY 27 East Main Street 14070 716-532-3353

Grand Island Clerk Grand Island NY 2255 Baseline Road 14072 716-773-9650

Holland Clerk Holland NY 47 Pearl Street 14080 716-537-2770

Lancaster Village Clerk Lancaster NY 5423 Broadway 14086 716-683-2105

Marilla Town Clerk Marilla NY 1740 Two Rod Road 14102 716-652-5350

Newstead Town Clerk Akron NY 57 John Street 14001 585-542-4573

North Collins Village Clerk North Collins NY 10543 Main St 14111 716-337-3160

Orchard Park Clerk Orchard Park NY 4295 South Buffalo Street 14127 716-662-6415

Sardinia Town Clerk Sardinia NY 12320 Savage Road 14134 716-496-8900

Tonawanda City Clerk Tonawanda NY 200 Niagara Street 14150 716-695-8318

Wales Town Clerk Wales Center NY 12345 Big Tree Road 14169 716-652-0589


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

Bertrand Chaffee Hospital Springville NY 224 East Main Street 14141 716-592-2871

BryLin Hospital - Mental Health Service Buffalo NY 1263 Delaware Avenue 14209 716-886-8200

Buffalo General Medical Center - Kaleida Health Buffalo NY 100 High Street 14203 716-859-5600

Catholic Health System Buffalo NY 2121 Main Street 14214 716-862-2400

Erie County Medical Center Buffalo NY 462 Grider Street 14215 716-898-3000

Kaleida Health Buffalo NY 726 Exchange Street 14210 716-859-8620

Kenmore Mercy Hospital Kenmore NY 2950 Elmwood Avenue 14217 716-447-6100

Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital Buffalo NY 3 Gates Circle 14209 716-887-4600

Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital Buffalo NY 1540 Maple Road 14221 716-568-3600

Roswell Park Cancer Institute Buffalo NY Elm S & Carlton St 14203 716-845-2300

Sheehan Memorial Hospital Buffalo NY 425 Michigan Avenue 14203 716-848-2116

Sisters of Charity Hospital, St. Joseph Campus Cheektowaga NY 2605 Harlem Road 14225 716-891-2400

VA Medical Center Buffalo NY 3495 Bailey Avenue 14215 716-834-9200

Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo Buffalo NY 219 Bryant Street 14222 716-878-7000


Health Departments in Erie 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 Erie 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 Erie County Health Department website.

Buffalo Health Department Buffalo NY 462 Grider Street 14215 716-898-3326

Erie County Health Department Buffalo NY 609 Ridge Road 14218 716-858-8422

New York State Health Department Buffalo NY 666 Elm Street 14203 800-541-2437