DeKalb County Birth Records

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

Cortland Town Clerk Cortland IL 59 South Somonauk Road 60112 815-756-9041

Dekalb County Clerk Sycamore IL 110 East Sycamore Street 60178 815-895-7146

Kirkland City Clerk Kirkland IL 511 Main Street 60146 815-522-6179

Sandwich City Clerk Sandwich IL 144 East Railroad Street 60548 815-786-9321


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

Cortland Town Hall Cortland IL 59 South Somonauk Road 60112 815-756-3030

Genoa City Hall Genoa IL 333 East 1st Street 60135 815-784-2327

Sandwich City Hall Sandwich IL 144 East Railroad Street 60548 815-786-8802

Waterman City Hall Waterman IL 215 West Adams Street 60556 815-264-3652


DeKalb 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 DeKalb County birth records. These records may date back many decades or even centuries, making them valuable resources for genealogical research in DeKalb County Illinois. 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.

DeKalb County Birth And Death Records Archive DeKalb IL 2550 North Annie Glidden Road 60115 815-758-6673


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

DeKalb County Health Department DeKalb IL 2550 North Annie Glidden Road 60115 815-758-6673


DeKalb 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 DeKalb County Illinois, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial DeKalb 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 Illinois, 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.

Kindred Hospital Sycamore Sycamore IL 225 Edward Street 60178 815-895-2144

Kishwaukee Health System DeKalb IL 1 Kish Hospital Drive 60115 815-748-8999

Pain Management Clinic at Kishwaukee Community Hospital DeKalb IL 1 Kish Hospital Drive 60115 815-748-2987

Valley West Community Hospital Sandwich IL 1301 North Main Street 60548 815-786-9197