Archival Record Retrieval

The Montgomery County Archival Records Department is located at 2010 Old Arch Road, Norristown, PA, 19401.

Walk-ins are welcome.
Request for Archived Records

Birth and Death Registry Listings: The Archives has birth and death records for Montgomery County prior to 1906. The Division of Vital Records maintains birth and death events that occur in Pennsylvania from 1906 to the present. To obtain a copy of these records contact the Division of Vital Records click here.

Records Available
 
Prothonotary Civil Case Viewer - The Prothonotary's office allows the public to view civil court documents and to purchase copies of said documents.

Marriage License Search - The public may now access marriage license records dated after 1989.

Register or Wills Public Access System - Search death records.

Recorder of Deeds Public Search - Can only "VIEW" Recorder of Deeds Information, For "COPIES" contact the Recorder of Deeds Office.

Veteran's Grave Register - This Burial record of all "registered" burials shows veteran’s name; birth and death dates; rank and branch pertaining to veterans who lived in Montgomery County.

Philadelphia Deeds: The Philadelphia Archives Deed Book index is available on-line, http://philadox.phila.gov/phillyhistoricalindex/index.html. The index supplies information pointing to a deed in the Deed Book. The index is searchable by Grantor and Grantee. Once a Book and Page number is identified the researcher can then use the deed book reels, located at the Archives Center, for viewing. The Philadelphia Deed books date from 1683 to 1781.

Birth and Death Registry Listings: The Archives has birth and death records for Montgomery County prior to 1906. The Division of Vital Records maintains birth and death events that occur in Pennsylvania from 1906 to the present. To obtain a copy of these records contact the Division of Vital Records click here.

Request for Archived Records