Olmsted County Birth Records

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

Eyota City Clerk Eyota MN 38 South Front Street 55934 507-545-2135

Olmsted County Clerk Rochester MN 151 4th Street Southeast 55904 507-206-2400

Oronoco City Clerk Oronoco MN 115 2nd Avenue Northwest 55960 507-367-4405


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

Byron City Hall Byron MN 700 Byron Main Court Northeast 55920

Dover City Hall Dover MN 218 Chatfield St N 55929 507-932-4314

Eyota City Hall Eyota MN 38 South Front Street 55934 507-545-2135

New Haven Town Hall Oronoco MN 9024 County Road 3 Northwest 55960 507-356-8330

Viola Town Hall Eyota MN 4010 Center St NE 55934 507-876-2888


Olmsted 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 Olmsted County Minnesota, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Olmsted 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 Minnesota, 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.

Mayo Clinic Rochester Rochester MN 200 1st Street Southwest 55902 507-284-2511

Olmsted Medical Center: Dr. Vidhan Chandra Rochester MN 1650 4th Street Southeast 55904 507-529-6600

Rochester Methodist Hospital Rochester MN 201 West Center Street 55902 507-266-7890

Saint Mary's Hospital Rochester MN 1216 2nd Street Southwest 55902 507-255-5123


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

Minnesota State Department Rochester MN 18 Woodlake Drive 55904 507-285-7343

Olmsted County Health Department Rochester MN 2100 Campus Drive Southeast 55904 507-328-7500


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

Olmsted County Death Records Archive Rochester MN 151 4th Street Southeast 55904 507-328-7660