Montgomery County Birth Records

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

Montgomery County Clerk Rockville MD 50 Maryland Avenue 20850 240-777-9464


Montgomery 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 Montgomery County Maryland, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Montgomery 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 Maryland, 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.

Adventist HealthCare Takoma Park MD 7525 Carroll Avenue 20912 301-270-4200

Adventist HealthCare Behavioral Health & Wellness Services Rockville MD 14901 Broschart Road 20850 301-251-4500

Adventist HealthCare Physical Health & Rehabilitation Rockville MD 9909 Medical Center Drive 20850 240-864-6000

Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center Rockville MD 9901 Medical Center Drive 20850 240-826-6000

Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital Takoma Park MD 7600 Carroll Avenue 20912 301-891-7600

Holy Cross Hospital Silver Spring MD 1500 Forest Glen Road 20910 301-754-7000

MedStar Montgomery Medical Center Olney MD 18101 Prince Philip Drive 20832 301-774-8882

NIH Clinical Center Bethesda MD 10 Center Drive 20814 301-496-4000

National Naval Dental Center Bethesda MD 8901 Wisconsin Avenue 20814 301-295-4000

National Naval Medical Center Bethesda MD 8901 Wisconsin Avenue 20814 301-295-4670

Suburban Hospital Bethesda MD 8600 Old Georgetown Road 20814 301-896-3100

Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center Bethesda MD Building 10, Room B2-246, 10 Center Drive Msc 1078 20892 301-496-3311


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

Barnesville Town Hall Barnesville MD 18001 Barnesville Road 20838 240-489-3036

Chevy Chase Town Hall Chevy Chase MD 4301 Willow Lane 20815 301-654-7144

Gaithersburg City Hall Gaithersburg MD 31 South Summit Avenue 20877 301-258-6300

Glen Echo Town Hall Glen Echo MD 6106 Harvard Avenue 20812 301-320-4041

Kensington Town Hall Kensington MD 3710 Mitchell Street 20895 301-949-2424

Laytonsville Town Hall Gaithersburg MD 21607 Laytonsville Road 20882 301-869-0042

Poolesville Town Hall Poolesville MD 19721 Beall St 20837 301-428-8927

Rockville City Hall Rockville MD 111 Maryland Avenue 20850 240-314-5000

Somerset Town Hall Chevy Chase MD 4510 Cumberland Avenue 20815 301-657-3211

Somerset Town Hall Chevy Chase MD 4510 Cumberland Avenue 20815

Takoma Park City Hall Takoma Park MD 7500 Maple Avenue 20912 301-891-7100

Washington Grove Town Hall Washington Grove MD 300 Grove Avenue 20880 301-926-2256


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

Montgomery County Archive Gaithersburg MD 8536 Anniversary Circle 20877 301-926-5002

Rockville Circuit Court Records Archive Rockville MD 50 Maryland Avenue 20850 240-777-9470

Silver Spring Archive Silver Spring MD 10000 New Hampshire Avenue 20903 301-431-5445


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

Montgomery County Health Department Rockville MD 1301 Piccard Drive 20850 240-777-1355

Montgomery County Local Health Department Silver Spring MD 2000 Dennis Avenue 20902 240-777-1790