Essex County Ancestry Search (New Jersey)

Find Essex County, NJ cemeteries, clerks, courts, historical societies, libraries, marriage license offices and town and city halls for free public records.


Essex County Cemeteries may provide you with access to free public records related to funerals, burials, graveyards, gravesites, tombstone and headstone locations. Cemetery records provide Essex County vital records useful for discovering family history.

Belleville Christ Church Cemetery Belleville NJ 29 William Street 07109 973-751-0616

Bloomfield Cemetery Company Bloomfield NJ 383 Belleville Avenue 07003 973-748-0131

Bloomfield Glendale Cemetery Bloomfield NJ 28 Hoover Avenue 07003 973-748-1253

Bloomfield Mt Olivet Cemetery Bloomfield NJ 23 Cottage Place 07003 973-748-8384

Caldwell Prospect Hill Cemetery Caldwell NJ 326 Bloomfield Avenue 07006 973-228-4410

Caldwell Prospect Hill Cemetery Caldwell NJ 94 Prospect Street 07006 973-226-9329

East Orange Catholic Cemeteries East Orange NJ 125 Central Avenue 07018 888-498-5209

East Orange Holy Sepulchre Cemetery East Orange NJ 125 Central Avenue 07018 973-678-3757

East Orange Saint Marys Cemetery East Orange NJ 140 Rutledge Avenue 07017 973-678-3757

East Orange St Mary Cemetery East Orange NJ 125 Central Avenue 07018 973-678-3757

Irvington Clinton Cemetery Association Irvington NJ 195 Union Avenue 07111 973-399-9700

Montclair Immaculate Conception Cemetery Montclair NJ 712 Grove Street 07043 973-744-5939

Montclair Rosedale Cemetery Montclair NJ 408 Orange Road 07042 973-673-0127

Mt Hebron Cemetery Association Montclair NJ 851 Valley Road 07043 973-744-1380


Essex County Clerks may provide you with access to free public records related to marriage licenses, divorce filings, criminal, jail and arrest records. Essex County genealogy records such as marriage licenses and certificates are useful for New Jersey family research.

Belleville Township Clerk Belleville NJ 152 Washington Avenue 07109 973-450-3410

Bloomfield Township Clerk Bloomfield NJ 1 Municipal Plaza 07003 973-680-4015

Caldwell Clerk Caldwell NJ 1 Provost Square 07006 973-403-4626

Essex County Clerk Newark NJ 465 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 07102 973-621-4921

Essex Fells Borough Clerk Essex Fells NJ 255 Roseland Avenue 07021 973-226-3400

Fairfield Clerk Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Road 07004 973-882-2715

Irvington Clerk Irvington NJ 1 Civic Square 07111 973-399-6677

Livingston Clerk Livingston NJ 357 South Livingston Avenue 07039 973-535-7965

Millburn Clerk Millburn NJ 435 Essex St 07041 973-564-7065


Essex County Courts may provide you with access to free public records related to legal proceedings, cases, filings, documents, and appeals. Essex County court records provide public records useful to family researchers.

Belleville Municipal Court Belleville NJ 152 Washington Avenue 07109 973-450-3320

Bloomfield Municipal Court Bloomfield NJ 50 Municipal Plaza 07003 973-680-4078

Caldwell Municipal Court Caldwell NJ 1 Provost Square 07006 973-403-4631

Cedar Grove Municipal Court Cedar Grove NJ 525 Pompton Avenue 07009 973-239-1410

East Orange Municipal Court East Orange NJ 221 Freeway Drive East 07018 973-266-5300

Essex County Veterans Courthouse Newark NJ 50 West Market Street 07102 973-776-9300

Essex Fells Municipal Court Caldwell NJ 136 Gould Avenue 07006 973-228-6420

Fairfield Municipal Court II Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Road 07004 973-882-2715

Glen Ridge Municipal Court Glen Ridge NJ 825 Bloomfield Avenue 07028 973-748-8116

Irvington Municipal Court Irvington NJ 1 Civic Square 07111 973-399-6671

Livingston Municipal Court Livingston NJ 357 South Livingston Avenue 07039 973-535-7970

Maplewood Municipal Court Maplewood NJ 125 Dunnell Road 07040 973-762-2839

Millburn Municipal Court Millburn NJ 435 Essex Street 07041 973-564-7065

Montclair Municipal Court Montclair NJ 647 Bloomfield Avenue 07042 973-509-4745


Essex County Historical Societies may provide you with access to free public records related to local history and culture. Essex County vital records provided by Historical Societies are important for ancestry research.

Bloomfield Historical Society Bloomfield NJ 90 Broad Street 07003 973-743-8844

Cedar Grove Historical Society Cedar Grove NJ 903 Pompton Avenue 07009 973-239-5414

Millburn-Short Hills Historical Society Short Hills NJ Hobart Avenue 07078 973-564-9519

Montclair Historical Society Montclair NJ 108 Orange Road 07042 973-744-1796


Essex County Libraries may provide you with access to free public records databases with information related to vital, genealogy, historical, and property records. These Essex County public records are useful for genealogy research.

Belleville Public Library Belleville NJ 221 Washington Avenue 07109 973-450-3434

Glen Ridge Public Library Glen Ridge NJ 240 Ridgewood Avenue 07028 973-748-5482

John Cotton Dana Library Newark NJ 185 University Avenue 07102 973-353-5901

Livingston Public Library Livingston NJ 10 Robert H Harp Drive 07039 973-992-4600

Maplewood memorial Library Maplewood NJ 51 Baker Street 07040 973-762-1622

Millburn Free Public Library Millburn NJ 200 Glen Ave 07041 973-376-1006


Essex County Town and City Halls may provide you with free public records related to vital records, birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, as well as property ownership records. Public records provided by Essex County Town and City Halls for family genealogy research.

Belleville Town Hall Belleville NJ 152 Washington Avenue 07109 973-450-3300

East Orange City Hall East Orange NJ 44 City Hall Plaza 07017 973-266-5100

Millburn Township Town Hall Millburn NJ 375 Millburn Ave 07041 973-564-7073