Dukes County Birth Records

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

Dukes County Clerk Edgartown MA PO Box 1267 02539 508-627-4668

Edgartown Clerk Edgartown MA 81 Main Street 02539 508-627-3751


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

Chilmark Town Hall Chilmark MA 401 Middle Road 02535 508-645-2107

Edgartown Town Hall Edgartown MA 70 Main Street 02539 508-627-6110

Oak Bluffs Town Hall Oak Bluffs MA 56 School Street 02568 508-693-3554

Tisbury Town Hall Vineyard Haven MA 51 Spring St 02568 508-696-4215

West Tisbury Town Hall Tisbury MA 1059 State Road 02568 508-696-0103


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

Chilmark Town Health Department Chilmark MA 401 Middle Rd 02535 508-645-2105

Dukes County Health Department Edgartown MA 4 Airport Road 02539 508-696-3844

Vineyard Haven Health Department Oak Bluffs MA 111 Edgartown Road 02568 508-693-7900


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

Martha's Vineyard Hospital Oak Bluffs MA 1 Hospital Road 02557 508-693-0410