Hancock County Birth Records

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

Bar Harbor Town Clerk Bar Harbor ME 93 Cottage Street 04609 207-288-4098

Bucksport Town Clerk Bucksport ME 50 Main Street 04416 207-469-7368

Deer Isle Town Clerk Deer Isle ME CHURCH St 04627 207-348-9398

Ellsworth Clerk Ellsworth ME 50 State Street 04605 207-667-7176

Hancock County Clerk Ellsworth ME 50 State Street 04605

Sullivan Town Clerk Sullivan ME 1888 U.s. 1 04664 207-422-6282


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

Aurora Town Hall Aurora ME 70 Old Airline Road 04408 207-584-2431

Blue Hill Town Hall Blue Hill ME 18 Union Street 04614 207-374-2281

Brooksville Town Hall Brooksville ME 1 Town House Road 04617 207-326-4518

Ellsworth City Hall Ellsworth ME 1 City Hall Avenue 04605 207-667-8674

Franklin Town Hall Franklin ME 34 Main St 04634 207-565-3663

Lamoine Town Hall Lamoine ME 606 Douglas Hwy 04605 207-667-2242

Mariaville Town Hall Mariaville ME 1686 Mariaville Road 04605 207-537-2107

Penobscot Town Hall Penobscot ME 1 Southern Bay Road 04476 207-326-4364

Sorrento Town Hall Sorrento ME 79 Pomola Avenue 04677 207-422-6889

Southwest Harbor Town Hall Southwest Harbor ME 26 Village Green Way 04679 207-244-5404

Surry Town Hall Surry ME 741 N Bend Rd 04684 207-667-5912

Swans Island Town Hall Swans Island ME 125 Harbor Rd 04685 207-526-4279

Tremont Town Hall Tremont ME 20 Harbor Drive 04653 207-244-7204

Trenton Town Hall Trenton ME 59 Oak Point Rd 04605 207-667-7207

Verona Town Hall Bucksport ME 16 School Street 04416 207-469-7965

Winter Harbor Town Hall Winter Harbor ME 23 Harbor Road 04693 207-963-2235


Hancock 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 Hancock County Maine, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Hancock 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 Maine, 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.

Blue Hill Memorial Hospital Blue Hill ME 57 Water St 04614 207-374-2836

MDI Hospital Bar Harbor ME 10 Wayman Lane 04609 207-288-5081

Maine Coast Memorial Hospital Ellsworth ME 50 Union Street 04605 207-664-5311


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

Hancock County Vital Records Archive Ellsworth ME 50 State Street 04605 207-667-1404