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Town of Marblehead
Abbot Hall
188 Washington Street
Marblehead, MA 01945
Town Clerk
Early Voting for 2016 General Election - Click here for dates and times

What We Do
Robin A. Michaud
Town Clerk

Abbot Hall
188 Washington Street
Marblehead, MA  01945

fax: 781-631-0561

Hours of Operation
Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday
8 AM - 5 PM

8 AM - 6 PM

8 AM - 12:30 PM
The Town Clerk, elected every three years, has a wide range of duties and responsibilities in local government. 

You may register to vote at the Town Clerk's Office. Mail-in voter registration forms are provided, as needed.

The Town Clerk:
  • Is required to conduct, on an annual basis, a community-wide census. A Census form is mailed to every household on the first of January each year.  The census numbers are used by the State to partially determine local aid to our community.  Failure to respond to this mailing may result in removal from the active voting lists.
  • Prepares for town elections.
  • Transmits election results and a complete list of town officers to the Secretary of State within 24 hours after each election.
  • Serves as a member of the Board of Registrars registering all voters.
  • During Town Meetings, the Town Clerk assists the Moderator, prepares the voting lists, keeps the record of attendance and counts and records votes on all matters before Town Meeting.
  • Issues dog  licenses, permits, business certificates, marriage licenses, birth certificates and death certificates.
  • Posts notices of all open meetings and administers the oath of office to elected officers and appointed committee members.
  • Maintains vital records of the Town.


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Early Voting Available for 2016 General Election - October 24 until November 4
Early Voting for the 2016 General Election is available for every registered voter in Marblehead. Registered voters do not need an excuse or reason to vote early. All early voting will take place at Abbot Hall, 188 Washington Street. Link to Early Voting Hours
Online Resource to Check Your Voter Registration
The 2016 General Election is on November 8th. If you are uncertain of your voter registration status, please click on the following link to the Secretary of State's webpage and obtain your current registration status. Click here for Sec of State's Voter Status page