Holmes County Birth Records

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

Holmes County Justice Clerk Lexington MS 200 South Court Street 39095 662-834-4565


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

Durant City Hall Durant MS 253 West Mulberry Street 39063 662-653-3314

Goodman Town Hall Goodman MS 9912 Main Street 39079 662-472-2263

Tchula City Hall Tchula MS 1027 Main Street 39169 662-235-5112

West City Hall West MS 114 Green Street 39192 662-967-2308


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

Lexington Archive Lexington MS 113 West China Street 39095 662-834-0859