Barnstable County Birth Records

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

Barnstable County Clerk Barnstable MA Rte 6A 02630 508-375-6761

Brewster Town Clerk Brewster MA 2198 Main Street 02631 508-896-9430

Sandwich Town Clerk Sandwich MA 145 Main Street 02563 508-888-0340


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

Barnstable Town Hall Hyannis MA # 2, 367 Main St 02601 508-862-4000

Brewster Town Hall Brewster MA 2198 Main Street 02631 508-896-3701

Chatham Town Hall Chatham MA Ste 1, 549 Main St 02633 508-945-5105

Dennis Town Hall Dennis MA 485 Main Street 02660 508-394-8300

Eastham Town Hall Eastham MA 2500 State Highway 02642 508-240-5900

Falmouth Town Hall Falmouth MA 59 Town Hall Square 02540 508-495-7320

Harwich Town Hall Harwich MA 732 Main Street 02645 508-430-7501

Mashpee Town Hall Mashpee MA 16 Great Neck Road North 02649 508-539-1404

Orleans Town Hall Orleans MA 19 School Rd 02653 508-240-3700

Provincetown Town Hall Provincetown MA 260 Commercial St 02657 508-487-7000

Truro Town Hall Truro MA 24 Town Hall Road 02536 508-349-7004

Wellfleet Town Hall Wellfleet MA 300 Main Street 02667 508-349-0300

Yarmouth Town Hall Yarmouth MA 1146 Massachusetts 28 02664 508-398-2231


Barnstable 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 Barnstable County Massachusetts, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Barnstable 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 Massachusetts, 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.

Cape Cod Healthcare Hyannis MA 27 Park Street 02601 508-771-1800

Cape Cod Hospital Hyannis MA 27 Park Street 02601 508-771-1800

Falmouth Hospital Falmouth MA 100 Ter Heun Drive 02540 508-548-5300

Fresenius Medical Care at Rehab Cape And Islands Sandwich MA 311 Service Road 02537 508-833-4000


Barnstable 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 Barnstable County birth records. These records may date back many decades or even centuries, making them valuable resources for genealogical research in Barnstable County Massachusetts. 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.

Hyannis Barnstable Vital Records Archive Barnstable MA 367 Main Street 02601 508-790-6239

Sandwich Archive Sandwich MA 145 Main Street 02563 508-888-0340

Truro Archive Truro MA 13 Truro Center Road 02536 508-349-0200