Ray County Birth Records

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

Ray County Clerk Richmond MO 100 West Main Street 64085 816-776-4502


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

Camden City Hall Camden MO 105 Walnut Street 64017 816-776-5704

Hardin City Hall Hardin MO 100 East Main Street 64035 660-398-4537

Henrietta City Hall Henrietta MO 406 Main Street 64036 816-290-5337

Lawson City Hall Lawson MO 103 West 3rd Street 64062 816-580-3217

Orrick City Hall Orrick MO 207 West South Front Street 64077 816-496-0190

Richmond City Hall Richmond MO 205 Summit Street 64085 816-776-5304


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

Ray County Health Department Richmond MO 820 East Lexington Street 64085 816-776-5413


Ray 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 Ray County Missouri, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Ray 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 Missouri, 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.

Ray County Memorial Hospital Richmond MO 904 Wollard Boulevard 64085 816-470-5432