Clerk Offices in Bristol County, Rhode Island maintain and preserve public records for a local government, including vital documents such as death certificates. Bristol 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. Bristol 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 Bristol County vital records that date back to the 1600s. Clerk Offices typically provide online access to death certificates.
Bristol County Clerk Bristol RI 10 Court Street 02809 401-253-7000
Bristol Town Clerk Bristol RI 10 Court Street 02809 401-253-7000