Wadena County Birth Records (Minnesota)

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

Menahga Village Clerk Menahga MN 115 2nd Street Northeast 56464 218-564-4557

Sebeka City Clerk Sebeka MN 213 West Minnesota Avenue 56477 218-837-5773

Verndale City Clerk Verndale MN 101 Northwest Brown Street 56481 218-445-5400

Wadena County Clerk Wadena MN 415 Jefferson Street South 56482 218-631-7633


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

Tri County Hospital Wadena MN 415 Jefferson Street North 56482 218-631-3510


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

Wadena County Public Health Wadena MN 22 Dayton Avenue Southeast 56482 218-631-7629