Douglas County Birth Records

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

Arthur Deputy Clerk Arthur IL 120 East Progress Street 61911 217-543-2927

Atwood Village Clerk Atwood IL 117 Central Avenue 61913 217-578-2512

Douglas County Clerk Tuscola IL PO Box 467 61953 217-253-2411


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

Arcola City Hall Arcola IL 114 North Locust Street 61910 217-268-4966

Hindsboro City Hall Hindsboro IL 402 Missouri Street 61930 217-346-3233

Newman City Hall Newman IL 100 South King Street 61942 217-837-2312

Tuscola City Hall Tuscola IL 214 North Main Street 61953 217-253-2112

Villa Grove City Hall Villa Grove IL 612 Front Street 61956 217-832-4721


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

Douglas County Health Department Arcola IL 113 N Collins St 61910 217-268-3555

Douglas County Health Department Tuscola IL 1250 U.s. 36 61953 217-253-4137