Wayne County Birth Records

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

Beatrice Clerk Detroit MI 3011 West Grand Boulevard 48202 800-972-4283

Dearborn Clerk Dearborn MI 13615 Michigan Avenue 48126 313-943-2010

Detroit Clerk Detroit MI 421 Madison Street 48226 313-965-8727

Harper Woods City Clerk Harper Woods MI 19617 Harper Avenue 48225 313-343-2510

Highland Park City Clerk Highland Park MI 12050 Woodward Avenue 48203 313-852-3068


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

Allen Park City Hall Allen Park MI 16850 Southfield Road 48101 313-928-1400

Belleville City Hall Belleville MI 6 Main Street 48111 734-697-9323

Dearborn City Hall Dearborn MI 13615 Michigan Avenue 48126 313-943-2000

Dearborn Heights City Hall Dearborn Heights MI 6045 Fenton St 48127 313-791-3400

Detroit North Central City Hall Detroit MI 2328 Seven Mile East 48234 313-628-2160

Flat Rock City Hall Flat Rock MI 25500 Gibraltar Road 48134 734-782-2455

Garden City Hall Garden MI 6000 Middlebelt Road 48135 734-793-1600

Grosse Pointe City Hall Grosse Pointe MI 17147 Maumee Ave 48230 313-885-5800

Harper Woods City Hall Harper Woods MI 19617 Harper Ave 48225 313-343-2510

Inkster City Hall Inkster MI 26215 Trowbridge Street 48141 313-563-4232

Lincoln Park City Hall Lincoln Park MI 1355 Southfield Road 48146 313-386-1800

Livonia City Hall Livonia MI 33000 Civic Center Drive 48154 734-466-2200

Northville City Hall Northville MI 215 West Main Street 48167 248-349-1300


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

Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute Detroit MI 4100 John R Street 48201 800-527-6266

Beaumont Hospital – Dearborn Dearborn MI 18101 Oakwood 48124 313-593-7000

Beaumont Hospital – Taylor Taylor MI 10000 Telegraph Road 48180 313-295-5000

Beaumont Hospital – Wayne Wayne MI 33155 Annapolis Street 48184 734-467-4000

Children's Hospital Of Michigan Detroit MI 3901 Beaubien Street 48201 313-745-5437

DMC Sinai Grace Hospital Detroit MI 6071 Outer Drive West 48235 313-966-3300

Detroit Medical Center Detroit MI 4201 Saint Antoine Street 48201 313-745-6035

Garden City Hospital Garden MI 6245 Inkster Road 48135 734-458-3300

Harper University Hospital Detroit MI 3990 John R Street 48201 313-745-8040

Henry Ford Health System Detroit MI 2799 West Grand Boulevard 48202 313-916-1340

Henry Ford Hospital Detroit MI 2799 West Grand Boulevard 48202 313-916-2600

Henry Ford Medical Center - Cottage Grosse Pointe Farms MI 131 Kercheval Avenue 48236 313-640-1000

Henry Ford Medical Center - Fairlane Dearborn MI 19401 Hubbard Drive 48126 313-982-8100

Henry Ford Medical Center - Livonia Livonia MI 29200 Schoolcraft Road 48150 734-523-1050

Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital Wyandotte MI 2333 Biddle Avenue 48192 734-246-6000

Hutzel Women's Hospital Detroit MI 3980 John R Street 48201 313-745-7555

International Center Detroit MI 400 Monroe Avenue 48226 313-963-1400

John D Dingell VA Medical Center Detroit MI 4646 John R Street 48201 313-576-1000

Kindred Healthcare Lincoln Park MI 26400 West Outer Drive 48146 313-383-6534

Kindred Hospital - Detroit Lincoln Park MI 26400 West Outer Drive 48146 313-383-6534

Kindred Hospital Detroit Detroit MI 4777 Outer Drive East 48234 313-369-5800

Kresge Eye Institute Detroit MI 4717 Saint Antoine Street 48201 313-577-8900

Oakwood Hospital & Medical Center: Nielsen Brian W MD Dearborn MI 18101 Oakwood 48124 313-593-7000


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

Dearborn Health Department Dearborn MI 16301 Michigan Avenue 48126 313-943-2090

Detroit Health Department Detroit MI 1151 Taylor Street 48202 313-876-4000

Michigan Health Department Detroit MI 17330 Greydale Avenue 48219 313-387-7100


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

Detroit Birth & Death Records Archive Detroit MI 1151 Taylor Street 48202 313-876-4049

Detroit Security Archive Detroit MI 11850 East Jefferson Avenue 48214 313-822-4400

Grosse Pointe Woods Records Archive Grosse Pointe Woods MI 20025 Mack Plaza Drive 48236 313-343-2419

Harper Woods Metro Records Archive Harper Woods MI 19775 Washtenaw Street 48225 313-372-6525

Inkster Property Records Archive Inkster MI 26215 Trowbridge Street 48141 313-563-4271

Inkster Records Archive Inkster MI 27301 South River Park Drive 48141 313-563-9850