Montezuma County Birth Records

Search for Montezuma County CO 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 Montezuma County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Montezuma 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 Colorado birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for a CO 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 Montezuma County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Montezuma County Clerk Cortez CO 140 West Main Street 81321 970-565-3728


Montezuma County Town and City Halls keep documents and records related to their municipality, including vital documents like Montezuma County birth records. Birth certificates, for example, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, and they also provide personal information about the parents. These Montezuma County public records act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and they may be required to apply for government services, receive a Social Security number, or apply for a driver's license or passport in Montezuma County Colorado. Town and City Halls may also maintain other Montezuma County birth records, such as demographic records for the entire municipality, which may be useful for researchers, and historical birth records that can be used for genealogical research. The Town or City Hall may provide online request forms for birth certificates on its website.

Cortez City Hall Cortez CO 210 East Main Street 81321 970-565-3402

Dolores Town Hall Dolores CO 420 Central Avenue 81323 970-882-7720


The Montezuma County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the Colorado, Montezuma County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Montezuma County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Montezuma 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 Colorado State driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services, and they can also be useful for Montezuma County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Montezuma County Health Department Cortez CO 106 West North Street 81321 970-565-3056


Montezuma County Hospitals provide a variety of medical services to patients of all ages, including labor and delivery services. When a baby is born at a Hospital in Montezuma County Colorado, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Montezuma County birth certificates which list the baby's name, date of birth, weight and length, and the Hospital's name, as well as information about the parents. These ceremonial birth certificates cannot act as legal proof of identity in Colorado, but they may be a valuable source of information on an individual's birth. Hospitals also maintain demographic information on babies born at their facility, which may be accessible to researchers.

Southwest Memorial Hospital Cortez CO 1311 North Mildred Road 81321 970-565-6666