Rensselaer County Death Certificates

Search for Rensselaer 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.


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

Brunswick Town Clerk Troy NY 336 Town Office Road 12180 518-279-3461

Castleton Village Clerk Castleton-on-Hudson NY 85 South Main Street 12033 518-732-2211

East Greenbush Town Clerk Rensselaer NY 225 Columbia Turnpike 12144 518-477-7145

Green Island Town Clerk Troy NY 69 Hudson Avenue 12183 518-273-0661

Rensselaer County Clerk Troy NY 1600 7th Avenue 12180 518-270-2880

Sand Lake Town Clerk Averill Park NY 8428 Miller Hill Road 12153 518-674-2026

Schaghticoke Village Clerk Schaghticoke NY 163 Main Street 12154 518-753-6100

Stephentown Town Clerk Stephentown NY S STEPHENTOWN Rd 12168 518-733-9195


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

Childbirth Center At St Mary's Troy NY 1300 Massachusetts Avenue 12180 518-268-5999

Northeast Health Troy NY 300 4th Street 12180 518-271-0063

St. Mary's Hospital Troy NY 1300 Massachusetts Avenue 12180 518-268-5000


Health Departments in Rensselaer 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 Rensselaer 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 Rensselaer County Health Department website.

New York State Health Department Troy NY 1 Fulton Street 12180 518-408-5300

New York State Health Department Troy NY 433 River Street 12180 518-402-0836

Rensselaer County Health Department Hoosick Falls NY 69 Church Street 12090 518-686-0694