Somerset County Birth Records

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

Somerset County Clerk Princess Anne MD 30512 Prince William Street 21853 410-758-1773


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

Crisfield City Hall Crisfield MD 319 West Main Street 21817 410-968-1333


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

McCready Memorial Hospital Crisfield MD 201 Hall Highway 21817 410-968-1200


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

Somerset County Health Department Westover MD 7920 Crisfield Highway 21871 443-523-1700

Somerset County Health Department Princess Anne MD 11545 Somerset Avenue 21853 410-621-5739

Worcester County Health Department Princess Anne MD 11732 Church Street 21853 410-621-0197