Maryland State Archives|
- 350 Rowe Blvd.
- Annapolis, MD 21401
Telephone: Maryland toll free 800-235-4045, or 410-260-6400
Hours: Wednesday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and some Saturdays 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., and 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more details, click here.
Internet sites and database:
Births 1654-1924;marriages 1640-1997; deaths from counties 1654-1991, from Baltimore City 1875-1994; divorces, adoptions, census, city directories, cemetery, church records, courts, criminal, land, immigration, naturalization, plats, probates, taxation, newspapers and periodicals.
The Archives will be closed on some Saturdays — click here to learn which ones.
Maryland State Archives, Guide to Government Records [online] at http://guide.mdsa.net/ (accessed 21 October 2008).
- Maryland Division of Vital Records - births 1898-1972; marriages 1951-1997; deaths 1968-present.
- Maryland County Circuit Courts (see individual county courthouses) - supplied many of the earlier copies of the births, marriages, and deaths at Maryland States Archives.
- Family History Library - has books and microfilms of
- Library of Maryland History
- Maryland State Library
- surrounding state archives in Pennsylvania, Delaware, Virginia, and West Virginia.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 "All about the Archives" in Maryland State Archives [Internet site] at http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/homepage/html/visitor.html (accessed 21 October 2008).
- ↑ "Birth Records" in Maryland State Archives Reference and Research [Internet site] at  (accessed 24 October 2008).
- ↑ "Marriage Records" in Maryland State Archives Reference and Research [Internet site] at  (accessed 24 October 2008).
- ↑ "Death Records" in Maryland State Archives Reference and Research [Internet site] at  (accessed 24 October 2008).