Clayton County Birth Records

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

Clayton County Clerk Jonesboro GA 112 Smith Street 30236 770-477-4550

Riverdale Clerk Riverdale GA 6690 Church Street 30274 770-991-0462


Clayton 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 Clayton County Georgia, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Clayton 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 Georgia, 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.

Athena Rehab of Clayton Morrow GA 2055 Rex Road 30260 404-361-5114

RiverWoods, Southern Regional Psychiatric Center Riverdale GA 233 Medical Center Dr 30274 770-991-8500

Southern Crescent Hospital for Specialty Care Riverdale GA 11 Upper Riverdale Road 30274 770-897-7600

Southern Regional Medical Center Riverdale GA 11 Upper Riverdale Road 30274 770-991-8000

Triumph Healthcare Jonesboro GA 809 Flint River Road 30238 770-629-5233


Clayton County Archives preserve documents of historic significance, sometimes as part of a larger library collection or a private collection. Local jurisdictions may also maintain their own Archives to store documents related to the area, which can include Clayton County birth records. These records may date back many decades or even centuries, making them valuable resources for genealogical research in Clayton County Georgia. Birth records may include the name of the baby, the date and time of birth, the location of birth, and the identity of the parents. Archives may provide online access to some of their birth records.

Atlanta National Archive Morrow GA 5780 Jonesboro Road 30260 770-968-2100

Ellenwood Federal Records Archive Ellenwood GA 4712 South Park Boulevard 30294 404-736-2820

Morrow Archive Morrow GA 5800 Jonesboro Road 30260 678-364-3700


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

Clayton County Health Department Jonesboro GA 1117 Battle Creek Road 30236 678-610-7199


Clayton County Town and City Halls keep documents and records related to their municipality, including vital documents like Clayton 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 Clayton 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 Clayton County Georgia. Town and City Halls may also maintain other Clayton 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.

Forest Park City Hall Forest Park GA 745 Forest Parkway 30297 404-366-4720

Jonesboro City Hall Jonesboro GA 124 North Avenue 30236 770-478-3800

Lake City City Hall Morrow GA 5455 Jonesboro Road 30260 404-366-8080

Riverdale City Hall Riverdale GA 6690 Church Street 30274 770-997-8989