Fayette County Birth Records

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

Fayette County Clerk Vandalia IL 221 South 7th Street 62471 618-283-5000


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

Brownstown City Hall Brownstown IL 114 East Main Street 62418 618-427-3345

Ramsey Village City Hall Ramsey IL 401 South Superior Street 62080 618-423-2019

St Elmo City Hall St. Elmo IL 411 North Main Street 62458 618-829-3319


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

Fayette County Health Department Vandalia IL 416 West Edwards Street 62471 618-283-1044


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

Fayette County Hospital Vandalia IL 650 West Taylor Street 62471 618-283-1231