NYC Announces Free On-Line Access to Historical Vital Records
The New York City Department of Records and Information Services has announced this week free access to more than 9.3 historical vital records on theor website. The new website will let researchers view historical vital records for New York City for:
- Births (1866-1909)
- Deaths (1862-1948)
- Marriages (1866-1949)
Researchers will be able to download high quality images of the historical vital records from the website for free.
To date 70% of the 13.3 million records have been digitised equating to just over 9.3 million records.
The website can be accessed via The NYC Historical Vital Records Project