Lamar County Birth Records

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

Lamar County Clerk Purvis MS PO Box 1010 39475 601-794-2950

Lumberton City Clerk Lumberton MS 102 East Main Avenue 39455 601-796-7003


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

Forrest County Health Department Hattiesburg MS 5008 Old Highway 42 39402 601-583-0291

Lamar County Health Department Purvis MS 207 Main Street 39475 601-794-1055

Mississippi Health Department Hattiesburg MS 16 Office Park Drive 39402 601-271-6099


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

Lumberton City Hall Lumberton MS 102 East Main Avenue 39455 601-796-8341

Sumrall City Hall Sumrall MS 4880 Mississippi 589 39482 601-758-3591


Lamar 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 Lamar County Mississippi, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Lamar 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 Mississippi, 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.

South Mississippi State Hospital Purvis MS 823 Highway 589 39475 601-794-0100

Wesley Medical Center Hattiesburg MS 5001 Hardy Street 39402 601-268-8000