Bristol County People Search

Search for Bristol County MA people. A people search can help you locate people, find family members, check criminal history, criminal records, perform genealogical research, find birth records, death records, proof of identity, divorce records, marriage records, historical records, locate ancestors, property ownership records, and more.


Clerk Offices maintain important documents for their jurisdiction, usually at the county or local level. These records include a number of important sources for locating people and gaining information about a subject. Vital records, for example, provide information on a person's birth, marriage, divorce, and death, as well as any children. Clerks may also keep records on taxes, property assessments, estates and wills, and even voter registration and election results. When performing a people search, a Clerk Office website is an important resource.

Bristol County Clerk Taunton MA 9 Court Street 02780 508-823-6588

Dartmouth Town Clerk Dartmouth MA 400 Slocum Road 02747 508-999-0723

Dighton Town Clerk Dighton MA 979 Somerset Avenue 02715 508-669-5411

Easton Town Clerk Easton MA 136 Elm Street 02356 508-230-0530

Fall River City Clerk Fall River MA 1 Government Center 02720 508-324-2220

New Bedford City Clerk New Bedford MA 133 William Street 02740 508-961-3153

Norton Town Clerk Norton MA 70 East Main Street 02766 508-285-0230


Marriage License Offices issue marriage certificates and maintain records on marriage for a county or local government. These documents include information on the couple's marriage, such as names, dates of birth, names of parents, and the date and location of the wedding. Marriage records can be an important part of a people search, particularly when searching for people who may have changed their names, and they are also useful for genealogical research. Marriage License Offices may provide online access to their marriage licenses as well as marriage license applications.

Acushnet Marriage License Acushnet Center MA Acushnet Town Clerk, Town Hall, 122 Main Street 02743 508-998-0215

Dartmouth Marriage License Dartmouth MA Dartmouth Town Clerk, Town Hall, Room 203, 400 Slocum Road 02747 508-910-1800

Dighton Marriage License Dighton MA Dighton Town Clerk, 979 Somerset Ave. 02715 508-669-5411

Easton Marriage License North Easton MA Easton Town Clerk, 136 Elm Street 02356 508-230-0530

Fairhaven Marriage License Fairhaven MA Fairhaven Town Clerk, 40 Center Street 02719 508-979-4025

Freetown Marriage License Assonet MA Freetown Town Clerk, 3 North Main Street 02702 508-644-2203

Mansfield Marriage License Mansfield MA Mansfield Town Clerk, 6 Park Row 02048 508-261-7345

North Attleborough Marriage License North Attleborough MA 43 South Washington Street 02760 508-699-0142

Norton Marriage License Norton MA Norton Town Clerk, 70 East Main St. 02766 508-285-0230

Raynham Marriage License Raynham MA Raynham Town Clerk, 558 South Main Street 02767 508-824-2700

Rehoboth Marriage License Rehoboth MA Rehoboth Town Clerk, 148 Peck Street 02769 508-252-6502

Seekonk Marriage License Seekonk MA Seekonk Town Clerk, 100 Peck Street 02771 508-336-2920

Somerset Marriage License Somerset MA Somerset Town Clerk, 140 Wood Street 02726 508-646-2818


Courts act to resolve legal disputes as part of their judicial function. They also maintain a number of records on individuals, including criminal records such as any arrests, trials, convictions, and court sentences. These can range from serious criminal felonies to traffic court violations. Court records provide a range of information that can be important for performing a people search, such as civil cases like divorce and adoption, as well as a person's criminal history, which can be important for a background check. Courts operate at the federal, state, and local level, and they may provide access to their records online.

Attleboro District Court Attleboro MA 88 North Main Street 02703 508-222-5900

Bristol Superior Court Taunton MA 9 Court Street 02780 508-823-6588

Fall River District Court Fall River MA 45 Rock Street 02720 508-679-8161

New Bedford District Court New Bedford MA 75 North 6th Street 02740 508-991-3027


Police Departments are law enforcement agencies charged with maintaining order in society. They also keep several records on individuals who have interacted with the police, including criminal records such as arrests, warrants, convictions, and incarcerations. These records provide information that can be important when performing a people search, particularly as part of a criminal background check. Police Department records list someone's criminal history, and they can also be used to locate a person who has moved frequently. Police Departments may provide online access to their records.

Attleboro Police Department Attleboro MA 12 Union Street 02703 508-223-2224

Dartmouth Police Department South Dartmouth MA 249 Russells Mills Road 02748 508-910-1700

Mansfield Police Department Mansfield MA 50 West Street 02048 508-261-7300


Social Security Offices are local branches of the federal Social Security Administration. These offices issue Social Security cards, estimate retirement benefit payments, help people determine their eligibility for benefits, and process applications for retirement benefits and SSI benefits. These records contain important information for conducting a people search, including details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices may provide online access to some of their records.

Attleboro Social Security Office Attleboro MA 106 Pleasant Street 02703 508-226-2710

Fall River Social Security Office Fall River MA 400 North Main Street 02720 508-674-2453

New Bedford Social Security Office New Bedford MA 53 North 6th Street 02740 508-999-3101


Assessors determine the value of taxable property within their jurisdiction, often at the county or local level, in order to assess property taxes owed by the property's owners. As part of this responsibility, the Assessor Office maintains a range of documents on individuals, such as records of the property they own, the property taxes they owe, and any history of foreclosures, tax liens, or violations. These records can be useful for understanding a person's property ownership history, and they can typically be accessed on the Assessor Office website.

Berkley Assessor Berkley MA 1 North Main Street 02779 508-822-7955

Dartmouth Assessor Dartmouth MA 400 Slocum Road 02747 508-999-0709

Mansfield Town Assessor Mansfield MA 6 Park Row 02048 508-261-7350

Norton Assessor Norton MA 70 East Main Street 02766 508-285-0270

Raynham Town Assessor Raynham MA 558 South Main Street 02767 508-828-4527

Rehoboth Assessor Rehoboth MA 148 Peck Street 02769 508-252-3352

Seekonk Town Assessor Seekonk MA 100 Peck Street 02771 508-336-2980


Sheriff Departments are law enforcement agencies responsible for maintaining order, typically for a county or local jurisdiction. They also keep multiple records on individuals who have a criminal history, including arrest records, warrants, criminal and civil convictions, and incarcerations. These records provide important information for a people search, particularly when performing a criminal background check. The records at the Sheriff Department list someone's criminal history, and they can also be used to locate someone who moves frequently. Sheriff Departments may provide online access to their records.

Bristol County Sheriff's Office North Dartmouth MA 400 Faunce Corner Road 02747 508-995-1311


Historical Societies preserve documents that have historic value. They may be organized around a certain area, a particular group of people, or a particular historical event. Historical Societies may keep a range of documents on individuals, including vital records, letters, photographs, and other historical documents. These records can be an important part of a people search, particularly when performing genealogical research. Historical Societies may provide online access to some of their records.

Dighton Historical Society Dighton MA 1217 Williams Street 02715 508-669-9049

Easton Massachusetts Historical Society Easton MA 80 Mechanic Street 02356 508-238-7774

Fall River Historical Society Fall River MA 451 Rock Street 02720 508-679-1071

Freetown Historical Society Freetown MA 1 Old Slab Bridge Road 02702 508-644-5310

Mansfield Massachusetts Historical Society Mansfield MA 53 Rumford Avenue 02048 508-339-8793

New Bedford Historical Society New Bedford MA 21 7th Street 02740 508-979-8828

North Attleboro Historical Society North Attleborough MA 362 North Washington Street 02760 508-695-6680

Norton Historical Society Taunton MA 18 West Main Street 02780 508-285-7070

Old Colony Historical Society Taunton MA 66 Church Green 02780 508-822-1622

Old Dartmouth Historical Society New Bedford MA 18 Johnny Cake Hill 02740 508-997-0046

Somerset Massachusetts Historical Society Somerset MA 271 High Street 02726 508-675-9010

Swansea Historical Society Swansea MA 69 Main Street 02777 508-379-0972