Marion County Birth Records

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

Marion County Clerk Knoxville IA 214 East Main Street 50138 641-828-2207


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

Bussey City Hall Bussey IA 313 5th Street 50044 641-944-5532

Knoxville City Hall Knoxville IA 305 South 3rd Street 50138 641-828-0550

Melcher Dallas City Hall Melcher-Dallas IA 305 South Main Street 50163 641-947-6501

Pella City Hall Pella IA 825 Broadway Street 50219 641-628-4173

Pleasantville City Hall Pleasantville IA 108 W Jackson St 50225 515-848-3316


Marion 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 Marion County Iowa, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Marion 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 Iowa, 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.

Knoxville Hospital & Clinics Knoxville IA 1002 South Lincoln Street 50138 641-842-2151

Pella Regional Health Center Pella IA 404 Jefferson Street 50219 641-628-3150


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

Marion County Health Department Knoxville IA 2003 North Lincoln Street 50138 641-628-8399

Marion County Health Department Pella IA 420 West 5th Street 50219 641-628-8399