Sumter County Birth Records

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

Americus City Clerk Americus GA 101 West Lamar Street 31709 229-924-4411

Sumter County Clerk Americus GA PO Box 295 31709 229-928-4500


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

Americus City Hall Americus GA 101 West Lamar Street 31709 229-924-4411

Andersonville City Hall Andersonville GA 106 North Oglethorpe Street 31711 229-924-2068

De Soto Town Hall De Soto GA 134 South Luke Street 31743 229-874-7219


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

Sumter County Health Department Americus GA 208 Rucker Street 31719 229-924-3637

Sumter County Health Department Americus GA 1601 North Martin Luther King Boulevard 31719 229-924-3637


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

Sumter Regional Hospital Americus GA 132 U.s. 280 31719 229-924-2961