Steele County Birth Records

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

Blooming Prairie City Clerk Blooming Prairie MN 138 Highway Avenue South 55917 507-583-7573

Ellendale City Clerk Ellendale MN 507 2nd Avenue 56026 507-684-2681

Steele County Clerk Owatonna MN 111 East Main Street 55060 507-444-7700


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

Geneva City Hall Ellendale MN 403 4th Street 56026 507-256-4192

Medford City Hall Medford MN 408 2nd Avenue Southeast 55049 507-455-2866

Owatonna City Hall Owatonna MN 540 West Hills Circle 55060 507-774-7342


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

Owatonna Hospital Owatonna MN 2250 Northwest 26th Street 55060 507-451-3850


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

Steele County Health Department Owatonna MN 635 Florence Ave 55060 507-444-7650