Vital Statistics

Vital Records

The Office of Vital Statistics for The City of Rahway registers vital events and maintains the following vital records:

  • Birth records starting at 1921
  • Marriage records starting at 1931
  • Death records starting at 1931
  • Domestic partnership records starting at 2004
  • Civil union records starting at 2007
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  1. De Zheng

    Health Officer
    Phone: 7328272085

  1. Debora Allen, CMR

    Local Registrar
    Phone: 732-827-2172
    Additional Phone: 732-827-2085

  2. Amanda Figueiredo, CMR

    Deputy Registrar, ABC Board Secretary
    Phone: 732-827-2080

Vital records are also available from the NJDOH. Please note that if your event did not occur in The City of Rahway, We will not have your records.  You will need to contact the municipality in which the event occurred. Here is information for all Local Vital Records Offices in the state of New Jersey.

For information about historical vital records, visit the State Archives web page. The Archives maintains copies of births from 1921-1923, marriages from 1931-1948, and deaths from 1931-1960. These materials are available for in-person use only.

Visit the Center for Health Statistics web page for statistical information on vital events in New Jersey.

Visit the National Center for Health Statistics for information on how to request vital records from other states/jurisdictions.

Note: New Jersey law protects and restricts the release of vital records. Vital records are not public records and cannot be searched online.