Wayne County Birth Records

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

Wayne County Clerk Fairfield IL 301 East Main Street 62837 618-842-5182


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

Cisne City Hall Cisne IL 403 Park Street 62823 618-673-2411

Geff City Hall Jeffersonville IL 220 West Mechanic Street 62842 618-897-2223

Village Of Sims Town Hall Sims IL 501 South Railroad Street 62886 618-895-2761


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

Fairfield Memorial Hospital Fairfield IL 303 Northwest 11th Street 62837 618-842-2611


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

Wayne County Health Department Fairfield IL 405 North Basin Road 62837 618-842-5166