Terrebonne Parish Birth Records

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

Loisiana Clerk Houma LA 7856 West Main Street 70360 985-868-5660

Tensas Parish Clerk Houma LA PO Box 1569 70361 985-868-5660


Terrebonne Parish 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 Terrebonne Parish Louisiana, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Terrebonne Parish 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 Louisiana, 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.

AMG Specialty Hospital - Houma Houma LA 629 Dunn Street 70360 985-274-0001

Ochsner Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center Houma LA 1978 Industrial Boulevard 70363 985-873-2200

Physicians Medical Center Houma LA 218 Corporate Drive 70360 985-853-1390

Terrebonne General Medical Center Houma LA 8166 West Main Street 70360 985-873-4141


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

Louisiana Health Department Houma LA 5593 Louisiana 311 70360 985-857-3615