Lyon County Birth Records

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

Emporia City Clerk Emporia KS 104 East 5th Avenue 66801 620-343-4244

Lyon County Clerk Emporia KS 430 Commercial Street 66801 620-341-3245

Olpe City Clerk Olpe KS 102 Westphalia Street 66865 620-475-3780


Lyon 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 Lyon County Kansas, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Lyon 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 Kansas, 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.

Emporia Surgical Hospital Emporia KS 1602 West 15th Avenue 66801 620-342-8822

Flint Hills Community Health Center Emporia KS 420 West 15th Avenue 66801 620-342-4864

Newman Regional Health Emporia KS 1201 West 12th Avenue 66801 620-343-2376


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

Hartford City Hall Hartford KS 200 Commercial Street 66854 620-392-5513

Reading City Hall Reading KS 613 1st Street 66868 620-699-3870