Norfolk County Birth Records

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

Dover Town Clerk Dover MA 5 Springdale Avenue 02030 508-785-0032

Foxboro Town Clerk Foxborough MA 40 South Street 02035 508-543-4343

Holbrook Town Clerk Holbrook MA 50 North Franklin Street 02343 781-767-4314

Millis Town Clerk Millis MA 900 Main Street 02054 508-376-7046

Milton Town Clerk Milton MA 525 Canton Avenue 02186 617-898-4859

Norfolk County Clerk Dedham MA 650 High Street 02026 781-326-1600

Norfolk Town Clerk Norfolk MA 1 Liberty Lane 02056 508-528-1400

Quincy Clerk Quincy MA 1305 Hancock Street 02169 617-376-1948

Randolph Town Clerk Randolph MA 41 South Main Street 02368 781-961-0900

Sharon Town Clerk Sharon MA 45 Wilshire Drive 02067 781-784-1594


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

Arbour-HRI Hospital Brookline MA 227 Babcock Street 02446 617-731-3200

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Milton Milton MA 199 Reedsdale Road 02186 617-696-4600

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham Needham MA 148 Chestnut Street 02492 781-453-3000

Bournewood Hospital Brookline MA 300 South Street 02467 617-469-0300

Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital Braintree MA 250 Pond Street 02184 781-348-2500

Fresenius Medical Care at New England Sinai Hospital Stoughton MA 150 York Street 02072 781-344-0600

Fresenius Medical Care at Northeast Rehab Braintree MA 2001 Washington Street 02184 781-848-2600

Kindred Hospital Northeast - Stoughton Stoughton MA 909 Sumner Street 02072 781-297-8200

Massachusetts Hospital School Canton MA 3 Randolph Street 02021 781-828-2440

Norwood Hospital Norwood MA 800 Washington Street 02062 781-769-4000

South Shore Hospital South Weymouth MA 55 Fogg Road 02190 781-624-8000


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

Avon Town Hall Avon MA 65 East Main Street 02322 508-588-0414

Bellingham Town Hall Bellingham MA 10 Mechanic Street 02019 508-966-5821

Braintree Town Hall Braintree Town MA 1 John F Kennedy Memorial Drive 02184 781-794-8000

Brookline Town Hall Brookline MA 333 Washington Street 02445 617-730-2000

Canton Town Hall Canton MA 801 Washington Street 02021 781-821-5000

Cohasset City Town Hall Cohasset MA 41 Highland Avenue 02025 781-383-4118

Dedham Town Hall Dedham MA 26 Bryant Street 02026 781-751-9200

Dover Town Hall Dover MA 5 Springdale Avenue 02030 508-785-2269

Foxboro Town Hall Foxborough MA 8 Chestnut Street 02035 508-543-2112

Franklin Town Hall Franklin MA 150 Emmons Street 02038 508-520-4909

Holbrook Town Hall Holbrook MA 50 North Franklin Street 02343 781-767-4312

Medway Town Hall Medway MA 155 Village Street 02053 508-533-3205

Millis Town Hall Millis MA 900 Main Street 02054 508-376-7040

Milton Town Hall Milton MA 525 Canton Avenue 02186 617-898-4800

Needham Town Hall Needham MA 1471 Highland Avenue 02492 781-455-7500

Norfolk Town Hall Norfolk MA 1 Liberty Lane 02056 508-528-1408

Norwood Town Hall Norwood MA 566 Washington Street 02062 781-762-1240

Plainville Town Hall Plainville MA 142 South Street 02762 508-695-5451

Quincy City Hall Quincy MA 1305 Hancock Street 02169 617-376-1000

Randolph Town Hall Randolph MA 41 South Main Street 02368 781-961-0900

Sharon Town Hall Sharon MA 90 South Main Street 02067 781-784-1505


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

Braintree Police Records Archive Braintree MA 282 Union Street 02184 781-794-8610

Brookline Jewish Women's Archive Brookline MA 138 Harvard Street 02446 617-232-2258


The Norfolk County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the Massachusetts, Norfolk County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Norfolk County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Norfolk 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 Norfolk County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Brookline Health Department Brookline MA 11 Pierce Street 02445 617-730-2300

Canton Health Department Canton MA 5 Randolph Street 02021 781-828-7700

Dedham Town Health Department Dedham MA 26 Bryant Street 02026 781-751-9220

Massachusetts State Health Department Quincy MA 460 Quincy Avenue 02169 617-626-9000

Norwood Health Department Norwood MA 566 Washington Street 02062 781-762-1242

Sharon Health Department Sharon MA Ste 3, 90 S Main St 02067 781-784-1510