Modoc County Birth Records

Search for Modoc County CA birth records. A birth records search contains information on proof of identity, proof of citizenship, name of the baby, date and time of birth, parental information, applying for a Social Security number, passport applications, name changes, receiving governmental benefits, requesting a birth certificate, applying for a birth certificate, and conducting genealogical research.


The Modoc County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Modoc County birth records. These birth records include birth certificates that list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. A California birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for a CA driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services. Other birth records include demographic records on birth, which are useful for researchers, as well as records on birth that can be used for Modoc County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Modoc County Clerk Alturas CA 108 East Modoc Street 96101 530-233-6205


The Modoc County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the California, Modoc County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Modoc County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Modoc County public records, which act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. Birth certificates may be required to apply for a California State driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services, and they can also be useful for Modoc County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Modoc County Health Department Alturas CA 441 North Main Street 96101 530-233-6312