Birth Certificates

How to Obtain a Birth Certificate for any State

Birth certificates have been a great help to many genealogy and family history researchers, as well as adoptee searches for birth parents, providing valuable information and clues to an ancestor's or relative's birth.  Over the last few years, many people and organizations have been publishing archives of birth records and birth indexes on the Internet. Some with thousands of records, others with millions.  Presented on this website are individual "State Guides" designed to show you how to obtain a birth certificate.

Click on a State to see an birth certificate resource guide:

Alabama birth certificates
Alaska birth certificates
Arizona birth certificates
Arkansas birth certificates
California birth certificates
Colorado birth certificates
Connecticut birth certificates
Delaware birth certificates
Florida birth certificates
Georgia birth certificates
Hawaii birth certificates
Idaho birth certificates
Illinois birth certificates
Indiana birth certificates
Iowa birth certificates
Kansas birth certificates
Kentucky birth certificates
Louisiana birth certificates
Maine birth certificates
Maryland birth certificates
Massachusetts birth certificates
Michigan birth certificates
Minnesota birth certificates
Mississippi birth certificates
Missouri birth certificates
Montana birth certificates
Nebraska birth certificates
Nevada birth certificates
New Hampshire birth certificates
New Jersey birth certificates
New Mexico birth certificates
New York birth certificates
North Carolina birth certificates
North Dakota birth certificates
Ohio birth certificates
Oklahoma birth certificates
Oregon birth certificates
Pennsylvania birth certificates
Rhode Island birth certificates
South Carolina birth certificates
South Dakota birth certificates
Tennessee birth certificates
Texas birth certificates
Utah birth certificates
Vermont birth certificates
Virginia birth certificates
Washington birth certificates
West Virginia birth certificates
Wisconsin birth certificates
Wyoming birth certificates

The source material for this website was compiled mainly from the information published by the National Center for Health Statistics, a division of the Centers for Disease Control . Additional source material comes from Ancestry.com. Good luck to you obtaining birth certificates!


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