Wayne County Birth Records

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

Allerton Clerk Allerton IA 101 South Central Avenue 50008 641-873-4459

Humeston City Clerk Humeston IA 422 North Eaton Avenue 50123 641-877-6841

Seymour City Clerk Seymour IA 109 North 5th Street 52590 641-898-2966

Wayne County Clerks Office Corydon IA 100 South Franklin Street 50060 641-872-2264


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

Wayne County Health Department Corydon IA 417 South East Street 50060 641-872-1167


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

Wayne County Hospital Corydon IA 417 South East Street 50060 641-872-2260