McDonough County Birth Records

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

Mcdonough County Clerk Macomb IL 1 Courthouse Square 61455 309-833-2474


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

Blandinsville Town Hall Blandinsville IL 100 West Washington Street 61420 309-652-3388

Bushnell City Hall Bushnell IL 138 E Hail St 61422 309-772-2521

Colchester City Hall Colchester IL 500 East Roberts Street 62326 309-776-3005

Good Hope Town Hall Good Hope IL 175 North Chestnut Street 61438 309-456-3620

Macomb City Hall Macomb IL 232 E Jackson St 61455 309-833-2575


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

McDonough County Health Department Macomb IL 505 East Jackson Street 61455 309-837-9951


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

McDonough District Hospital Macomb IL 525 East Grant Street 61455 309-833-4101