Vital Record Information

vital records

                                       Birth, Death & Marriage Certificates

Birth, death and marriage records can be obtained for anyone who was living in Barkhamsted at the time of the event OR if the event took place in Barkhamsted.

All vital records are open to public inspection, with the exception of birth records (see more info link below).  All vital records copy requests must be done either in person (at the Town Clerk's office) or by postal mail (67 Ripley Hill Road, Barkhamsted, CT 06063 Attn: Town Clerk). A photo ID must be presented or a copy of a photo ID included with request by mail. For the instructions on how to obtain a vital record, please click here. For the request form to obtain birth, death or marriage certificates, please click the highlighted link.

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If you are looking for the records of someone who was born, married, or died out of town, but within the State of Connecticut, you may contact the town where the event occurred. Click here to access the Connecticut Town Vital Records Directory to contact the appropriate town. You may call the State Customer Service Office at (860) 509-7700 (available 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm) or see the State Vital Records Office website to request a copy from the State.

For information on how to obtain Vital Records from other states, please refer to the link for the National Center for Health Statistics. Acrobat Reader is required to view this information. It may be possible to order vital records online from other states by contacting

Please don’t hesitate to call this office if you have any additional questions.