Dougherty County Birth Records

Search for Dougherty 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 Dougherty County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Dougherty 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 Dougherty County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Dougherty County Clerk Albany GA PO Box 1827 31702 229-431-2121


The Dougherty County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the Georgia, Dougherty County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Dougherty County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Dougherty 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 Dougherty County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Albany Health Department Albany GA 231 West Tift Avenue 31701 229-430-1966

Dougherty County Health Department Albany GA 240 Pine Avenue 31701 229-438-3943


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

Phoebe Cancer Center Albany GA 427 West 3rd Avenue 31701 229-312-7141

Phoebe North Campus Albany GA 2000 Palmyra Road 31701 229-434-2000

Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital Albany GA 417 West 3rd Avenue 31701 229-312-1000