Macoupin County Birth Records

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

Gillespie City Clerk Gillespie IL 115 North Macoupin Street 62033 217-839-2919

Girard City Clerk Girard IL 111 West Madison Street 62640 217-627-3512

Macoupin County Clerk Carlinville IL 201 East Main Street 62626 217-854-3214

Staunton Clerk Staunton IL 304 West Main Street 62088 618-635-2233

Virden City Clerk Virden IL 101 West Jackson Street 62690 217-965-5805


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

Benld City Hall Benld IL 201 East Central Avenue 62009 217-835-2114

Chesterfield Town Hall Chesterfield IL 115 West Depot Street 62630 618-753-3558

Gillespie City Hall Gillespie IL 115 North Macoupin Street 62033 217-839-2919

Medora Town Hall Medora IL 202 West Locust Street 62063 618-729-3845

Mount Olive City Hall Mount Olive IL 200 East Main Street 62069 217-999-4261

Shipman Town Hall Shipman IL 100 East 1st Street 62685 618-836-7114

Staunton City Hall Staunton IL 304 West Main Street 62088 618-635-2387

Virden City Hall Virden IL 101 West Jackson Street 62690 217-965-5805


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

Carlinville Area Hospital Carlinville IL 20733 North Broad Street 62626 217-615-0800

Community Memorial Hospital Staunton IL 400 Caldwell Street 62088 618-635-2200


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

Macoupin City Health Department Gillespie IL 112 South Macoupin Street 62033 217-839-2350

Macoupin County Health Department Girard IL 202 West Center Street 62640 217-627-2122

Macoupin County Health Department Carlinville IL 805 North Broad Street 62626 217-854-3223