Monroe County Birth Records

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

Monroe County Clerk Waterloo IL 100 South Main Street 62298 618-939-8681


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

Monroe County Health Department Waterloo IL 901 Illinois Avenue 62298 618-939-3871


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

Waterloo City Hall Waterloo IL 100 West 4th Street 62298 618-939-8600