Otter Tail County Birth Records

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

Fergus Falls Clerk Fergus Falls MN 118 South Mill Street 56537 218-739-4671

Henning Clerk Henning MN 612 Front St 56551 218-583-2402

Otter Tail County Clerk Fergus Falls MN 121 West Junius Avenue 56537 218-998-8420

Underwood City Clerk Underwood MN 120 South Main Street 56586 218-826-6686


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

Dalton City Hall Dalton MN 107 Main Street East 56324 218-589-8734

Fergus Falls City Hall Fergus Falls MN 112 West Washington Avenue 56537 218-739-0112

Henning City Hall Henning MN 612 Front St 56551 218-583-2983

New York Mills City Hall New York Mills MN 28 West Centennial 84 Drive 56567 218-385-2213

Ottertail Town Hall Ottertail MN 30274 County Highway 55 56571 218-367-2881

St Olaf Town Hall Dalton MN 12665 County Road 117 56324 218-589-7510

Vining City Hall Vining MN 211 Soule Avenue 56588 218-769-4396


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

Fergus Falls Health Department Fergus Falls MN 1505 Pebble Lake Road 56537 218-332-5150

Otter Tail County Health Department Fergus Falls MN 560 West Fir Avenue 56537 218-998-8120


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

Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls MN 712 South Cascade Street 56537 218-736-8000

Perham Memorial Hospital Home: Paulson Mark R MD Perham MN 665 3rd Street Southwest 56573 218-346-4500