Scott County Birth Records

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

Morton City Clerk Morton MS 97 West 1st Avenue 39117 601-732-8609

Scott County Clerk Forest MS PO Box 371 39074 601-469-4555


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

Forest City Hall Forest MS 120 S Davis St 39074 601-469-2921

Lake Town Hall Lake MS 100 Front Street 39092 601-775-3552

Polkville Town Hall Morton MS 113 Scr 133 39117 601-537-3115

Sebastopol City Hall Sebastopol MS 17403 Mississippi 21 39359 601-625-7200


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

S E Lackey Memorial Hospital Forest MS 330 North Broad Street 39074 601-469-4151


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

Scott County Health Department Forest MS 519 Airport Road 39074 601-469-4941

Scott County Health Department Morton MS 235 Old Highway 13 South 39117 601-732-8080