Cherokee County Birth Records

Search for Cherokee County KS 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 Cherokee County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Cherokee 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. A Kansas birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for a KS 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 Cherokee County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Cherokee County Clerk Columbus KS PO Box 14 66725 620-429-8044

Galena Clerk Galena KS 211 West 7th Street 66739 620-783-5265

Weir City Clerk Weir KS 612 South Jefferson Street 66781 620-396-8214


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

Baxter Springs City Hall Baxter Springs KS 1445 Military Avenue 66713 620-856-2114

Columbus City Hall Columbus KS 300 East Maple Street 66725 620-429-2159

Scammon City Hall Scammon KS 202 East 3rd Street 66773 620-479-2321

West Mineral City Hall Scammon KS 200 Janett Street 66773 620-827-6131


The Cherokee County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the Kansas, Cherokee County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Cherokee County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Cherokee 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 a Kansas State driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services, and they can also be useful for Cherokee County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Cherokee County Health Department Columbus KS 110 East Walnut Street 66725 620-429-3087