Plymouth County Birth Records

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

Carver Police Clerk Carver MA 112 Main Street 02330 508-866-3465

Hanover Town Clerk Hanover MA 550 Hanover Street 02339 781-826-6400

Hingham Town Clerk Hingham MA 210 Central Street 02043 781-741-1410

Marion Clerk Marion MA 2 Spring Street 02738 508-748-3502

Marshfield Clerk Marshfield MA 870 Moraine Street 02050 781-834-5540

Middleboro Town Clerk Middleborough Center MA 10 Nickerson Avenue 02346 508-946-2410

Norwell Town Clerk Norwell MA 345 Main Street 02061 781-659-8072

Pembroke Town Clerk Pembroke MA 48 High Street 02359 413-436-5702

Plymouth County Clerk Plymouth MA 52 Obery Street 02360 508-747-8400


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

Abington Town Hall Abington MA 500 Gliniewicz Way 02351 781-982-2112

Brockton City Hall Brockton MA 45 School Street 02301 508-580-7123

Carver Town Hall Carver MA 848 North Main Street 02330 508-866-3406

Duxbury Town Hall Duxbury MA 878 Tremont Street 02332 781-934-1100

Halifax Town Hall Halifax MA 499 Plymouth Street 02338 781-293-7970

Hanover Town Hall Hanover MA 550 Hanover Street 02339 781-826-2691

Hingham Town Hall Hingham MA 210 Central Street 02043 781-741-1400

Hull Town Hall Hull MA 253 Atlantic Avenue 02045 781-925-3595

Kingston Town Hall Kingston MA 26 Evergreen Street 02364 781-585-0506

Marshfield City Hall Marshfield MA 870 Moraine Street 02050 781-834-5532

Marshfield Town Hall Marshfield MA 870 Moraine Street 02050 781-834-5540

Mattapoisett Town Hall Mattapoisett MA 16 Main Street 02739 508-758-4103

Norwell Town Hall Norwell MA 345 Main Street 02061 781-659-8012

Pembroke Town Hall Pembroke MA 100 Center Street 02359 781-293-3864

Plymouth Town Hall Plymouth MA 11 Lincoln Street 02360 508-747-1620

Rochester Town Hall Rochester MA 1 Constitution Way 02770 508-763-3871

Rockland Town Hall Rockland MA 242 Union Street 02370 781-871-1874

Scituate Town Hall Scituate MA 600 Chief Justice Cushing Highway 02066 781-545-8715

Wareham Town Hall Wareham MA 54 Marion Road 02571 508-291-3100


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

Caritas Good Samaritan Medical Center Brockton MA 235 North Pearl Street 02301 508-427-3000

Jordan Hospital Plymouth MA 275 Sandwich Street 02360 508-746-2000

Pembroke Hospital Pembroke MA 199 Oak Street 02359 781-829-7000

Signature Healthcare Abington MA 360 Brockton Avenue 02351 781-878-1700

Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital Brockton MA 680 Centre Street 02302 508-941-7000

Tobey Hospital Wareham MA 43 High Street 02571 508-295-0880


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

Kingston Health Department Kingston MA 26 Evergreen Street 02364 781-585-0503

Massachusetts Health Department North Lakeville MA 109 Rhode Island Road 02347 800-642-4250

Middleboro Health Department Middleborough Center MA 20 Center Street 02346 508-946-2408

Plymouth Health Department Plymouth MA Ste B, 40 Industrial Park Rd 02360 508-732-3000


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

Scituate Archive Scituate MA 600 Chief Justice Cushing Highway 02066 781-545-8745