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Documents are given clear and inclusive labeling, as well as inventory control numbers that are recorded on computer. Microfilming of material makes them available to the researchers without wear or tear on original copies. For current deeds, mortgages, divorce records, Supreme Court records after :. For wills and letters of administration:. For ship passenger and immigration lists:.

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For Building Permit plans after Albany County Historian:. For births and deaths in the City of Albany:. For City of Albany marriage records after Port of Albany, scrapbooks, photographs, reports. Craig Carlson Archivist. Virginia Farinacci Deputy Archivist.

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The Albany County Hall of Records reserves the right to restrict usage of its materials in accordance with prudent archival practice and provision of local legislation. Altamont Village. Colonie Village.

Green Island Village and Town. Menands Village. New Scotland.

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Ravena Village. Voorheesville Village. Albany County Historical Society. The Albany County Clerk does keep divorce records on file if the divorce was granted in Albany County.

Please click here [PDF] to learn about the policy regarding legal documents and legal advice. An example would be that our staff does not notify credit bureaus about tax liens.

Albany County Land Bank

Our staff does not send lists of recent deeds to local newspapers. Our staff does not create lists of recent DBA or business filings so that people can send you solicitations or call you to sell any type of items. However, Credit Bureaus send their staff here to look at these records and newspapers send reporters to look at recent deeds.

DBAs and pending foreclosures also attract a lot of attention. Memo from Unified Court System regarding progress, how to submit comments and where to obtain ongoing information. Letter requesting mandated e-filing for all tax certiorari cases for the 3d Judicial District beginning in July Letters notifying the Bar Associations in Albany County of the above request. Images of deeds and mortgages are available from to the present.

Click here now for more information! Communicate with your government about what documents you need. Some previous requests and responsive documents are viewable here online. You may even find what you're looking for without having to submit a new request! Visit the Albany County interactive mapping website to look up geographical information about properties and more.

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Albany County Hall of Records

How May We Help? Our new building is larger, has much more room for public access, and better public parking. Our telephone number is Our hours are Monday through Friday, am to pm. The Albany County Hall of Records is unique among county agencies in that it is a joint city and county collection.

Because the archival records of both Albany County and the City of Albany are housed in one location, the public is better able to research local history. Expenses incurred to provide secure vault storage, public search room space, and trained staff are shared by the two participating governments. We are proud of the quality and friendliness of the staff here.

Albany County Clerk Bruce Hidley (D - Watervliet)