Washtenaw County Birth Records

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

Washtenaw County Clerk Ann Arbor MI 200 North Main Street 48104 734-222-6730

Ypsilanti Township Clerk Ypsilanti MI 7200 South Huron River Drive 48197 734-484-4700


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

Ann Arbor City Hall Ann Arbor MI 100 North 5th Avenue 48104 734-994-2650

Lyndon Town Hall Chelsea MI 17751 North Territorial Road 48118 734-475-2401

Ypsilanti City Hall Ypsilanti MI 1 South Huron Street 48197 734-483-1100


Washtenaw 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 Washtenaw County Michigan, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Washtenaw 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 Michigan, 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.

Chelsea Community Hospital Chelsea MI 775 South Main Street 48118 734-593-6000

Saint Joseph Mercy Saline Pathology Saline MI 400 West Russell Street 48176 734-429-1517

St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Hospital Ypsilanti MI 5301 McAuley Drive 48197 734-712-3456

St. Joseph Mercy Maple Health Building Ann Arbor MI 501 North Maple Road 48103 734-327-3933

University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital Ann Arbor MI 1540 East Hospital Drive 48109 734-936-6641

University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center Ann Arbor MI 1500 East Medical Center Drive 48109 734-936-4000

University of Michigan Health System Ann Arbor MI 1500 East Medical Center Drive 48109 734-936-6641

VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System Ann Arbor MI 2215 Fuller Road 48105 734-769-7100

Veterans In Partnership (VISN 11) Ann Arbor MI 2215 Fuller Road 48105 800-361-8387

Von Voigtlander Women's Hospital Ann Arbor MI 1500 East Hospital Drive 48109 734-936-6641


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

Washtenaw County Health Department Ypsilanti MI 555 Towner Street 48198 734-544-6700