Mercer County People Search

Search for Mercer County NJ 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.

Appellate Clerk Trenton NJ 25 Market Street 08611 609-777-3086

Camden County Clerk Trenton NJ 25 Market Street 08611 609-421-6100

Hightstown Clerk Hightstown NJ 148 North Main Street 08520 609-490-5105

Hopewell Clerk Hopewell NJ 45 East Broad Street 08525 609-466-8628

Hopewell Clerk Hopewell NJ 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Road 08560 609-737-1035

Lawrence Township Clerk Lawrence NJ 357 Main Street 08311 856-447-3035

Mercer County Clerk Trenton NJ 209 South Broad Street 08608 609-989-6464

Princeton Clerk Princeton NJ 400 Witherspoon Street 08542 609-924-5704


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.

East Windsor Municipal Court Hightstown NJ 80 One Mile Road Extension 08520 609-448-3228

Ewing Municipal Court Ewing NJ 2 Jake Garzio Drive 08628 609-883-2900

Hightstown Municipal Court Hightstown NJ 148 North Main Street 08520 609-490-5100

Hopewell Borough Municipal Court Hopewell NJ 4 Columbia Avenue 08525 609-466-0968

Hopewell Township Municipal Court Hopewell NJ 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Road 08560 609-737-1035

Lawrence Municipal Court I Lawrence NJ 357 Main Street 08311 856-447-3035

Lawrence Municipal Court II Lawrence NJ 2207 Lawrenceville Road 08648 609-844-7159

Mercer County Superior Court Trenton NJ 209 South Broad Street 08608 609-571-4074

NJ DMV Trenton Suspension Hearing Center Trenton NJ 120 North Stockton Street 08618 609-292-6500

Pennington Municipal Court Pennington NJ 30 North Main Street 08534 609-737-1016

Princeton Borough Municipal Court Princeton NJ 1 Monument Drive 08540 609-497-7600

Princeton Township Municipal Court Princeton NJ 400 Witherspoon Street 08542 609-924-5042

Trenton Municipal Court Trenton NJ 225 North Clinton Avenue 08609 609-989-3700

Washington Municipal Court IV Trenton NJ 1117 Route 130 08691 609-259-3522


Archives preserve documents that are historically significant. These records can include a number of documents that can be useful when performing a people search, including birth certificates, death certificates, financial records, photographs, historical maps, and sometimes even letters or other personal documents. These records can be useful when performing a people search as part of genealogical research, as some Archives keep documents that date back to before the founding of the United States. Archives may provide online access to their records.

Ewing State Archive Ewing NJ 2300 Stuyvesant Avenue 08618 609-292-4756

Trenton State Archive Trenton NJ 225 West State Street 08608 609-292-6260


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.

Ewing Township Historical Society Ewing NJ 27 Federal City Road 08638 609-883-2455

Hamilton Township Historical Society Hamilton NJ 2200 Kuser Road 08690 609-585-1686

Hightstown-East Windsor Historical Society Hightstown NJ 164 North Main Street 08520 609-371-9580

Princeton Historical Society Princeton NJ 158 Nassau Street 08542 609-921-6748

Princeton New Jersey Historical Society Princeton NJ 902 Carnegie Center 08540 609-285-2552

Princeton The Historical Society Princeton NJ 354 Quaker Road 08540 609-921-6748


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.

Hamilton Township Police Division Trenton NJ 1270 White Horse Avenue 08619 609-581-4045

Hopewell Township Police Department Hopewell NJ 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Road 08560 609-737-3100

Trenton Police Department Trenton NJ 225 North Clinton Avenue 08609 609-989-4170


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.

Lawrence Township Assessor Lawrence NJ 2207 Lawrenceville Road 08648 609-844-7037

Lawrence Township Assessor Lawrence NJ 357 Main Street 08311 856-447-3065


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.

Mercer County Sheriff's Office Trenton NJ 175 South Broad Street 08608 609-989-6111


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.

Trenton Social Security Office Trenton NJ 635 South Clinton Avenue 08611