Tompkins County Death Certificates

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

Caroline Town Clerk Slaterville Springs NY 2670 Slaterville Road 14881 607-539-6400

Dryden Village Clerk Dryden NY 16 South Street 13053 607-844-8122

Freeville Clerk Freeville NY 5 Factory Street 13068 607-844-8301

Groton City Clerk Groton NY 108 East Cortland Street 13073 607-898-3966

Harford Town Clerk Dryden NY 394 New York 38 13053 607-844-4091

Lancing Town Clerk Lansing NY 29 Auburn Road 14882 607-533-4142

Newfield Clerk Newfield Hamlet NY 166 Main Street 14867 607-564-9571

Tompkins County Clerk Ithaca NY 121 East Court Street 14850 607-274-5434

Ulysses Town Clerk Trumansburg NY 10 Elm Street 14886 607-387-5767


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

Cayuga Medical Center: Feldshuh David MD Ithaca NY 101 Dates Drive 14850 607-274-4011


Health Departments in Tompkins 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 Tompkins 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 Tompkins County Health Department website.

Tompkins County Health Department Ithaca NY 55 Brown Road 14850 607-274-6622