Jefferson County Birth Records

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

Jefferson County Clerk Louisville KY 10616 West Manslick Road 40118 502-574-5700

Jefferson County Clerk Louisville KY 9455 Westport Road 40241 502-574-5700

Jefferson County Clerk Louisville KY 527 West Jefferson Street 40202 502-574-5566


Jefferson 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 Jefferson County Kentucky, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Jefferson 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 Kentucky, 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.

Baptist Health Louisville Louisville KY 4000 Kresge Way 40207 502-897-8100

Baptist Healthcare System Louisville KY 4007 Kresge Way 40207 502-896-5000

Bullitt County Medical Center Louisville KY 170 Tanyard Park Place 40229 502-955-8480

CARITAS Health Services Louisville KY 1409 West Hill Street 40210 502-366-8993

Central State Hospital Louisville KY 10510 La Grange Road 40223 502-253-7000

Jewish Hospital Louisville KY 200 Abraham Flexner Way 40202 502-587-4011

KentuckyOne Health - Medical Center Jewish East Louisville KY 3920 Dutchmans Lane 40207 502-259-6000

Kindred Healthcare Support Center Louisville KY 680 South 4th Street 40202 502-596-7300

Kindred Hospital Louisville Louisville KY 1313 Saint Anthony Place 40204 502-587-7001

Kosair Children's Hospital Louisville KY 231 East Chestnut Street 40202 502-629-6000

Louisville Medical Center STATCARE Louisville KY 2807 Taylorsville Road 40205 502-479-9100

Louisville VA Medical Center Louisville KY 800 Zorn Avenue 40206 502-287-4000

Norton Healthcare Access Center Louisville KY 1930 Bishop Lane 40218 502-629-1234

Norton Women's and Kosair Children's Hospital Louisville KY 4001 Dutchmans Lane 40207 502-893-1000

Robley Rex VA Medical Center Louisville KY 800 Zorn Avenue 40206 502-287-4000

The Brook Hospital - Dupont Louisville KY 1405 Browns Lane 40207 866-373-6085

University of Louisville Hospital Louisville KY 530 South Jackson Street 40202 502-562-3000


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

Jefferson County Health Department Louisville KY 400 East Gray Street 40202 502-574-6520


Jefferson County Archives preserve documents of historic significance, sometimes as part of a larger library collection or a private collection. Local jurisdictions may also maintain their own Archives to store documents related to the area, which can include Jefferson County birth records. These records may date back many decades or even centuries, making them valuable resources for genealogical research in Jefferson County Kentucky. Birth records may include the name of the baby, the date and time of birth, the location of birth, and the identity of the parents. Archives may provide online access to some of their birth records.

Jefferson County Metro Archive Louisville KY 810 Barret Avenue 40204 502-574-6204

Louisville Archive Louisville KY 970 South 4th Street 40203 502-574-3244

Louisville City Archive Louisville KY 601 West Jefferson Street 40202 502-574-3508

Louisville Court of Justice Archive Louisville KY 514 West Liberty Street 40202 502-595-3042


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

Louisville City Hall Louisville KY 527 West Jefferson Street 40202 502-574-2003

Lynnview City Hall Louisville KY 1241 Gilmore Lane 40213 502-966-4086

St Matthews City Hall St. Matthews KY 3940 Grandview Ave 40207 502-895-9444