Forsyth County Birth Records

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

Forsyth County Clerk Winston-Salem NC 201 North Chestnut Street 27101 336-703-2020

Kernersville Town Clerk Kernersville NC 134 East Mountain Street 27284 336-992-0404


Forsyth 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 Forsyth County North Carolina, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Forsyth 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 North Carolina, 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.

Amos Cottage Rehabilitation Hospital for Children Winston-Salem NC 3325 Silas Creek Parkway 27103 910-765-9916

Brenner ChildrenÆs Hospital Winston-Salem NC Medical Center Blvd 27157 336-716-9253

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center Winston-Salem NC 3333 Silas Creek Parkway 27103 336-718-5000

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Winston-Salem NC 1 Medical Center Boulevard 27103 336-716-2011


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

Clemmons Town Hall Clemmons NC 3715 Clemmons Road 27012 336-766-7511

Kernersville Town Hall Kernersville NC 134 East Mountain Street 27284 336-996-3121

Lewisville Town Hall Lewisville NC 6550 Shallowford Road 27023 336-945-5558

Rural Hall Town Hall Rural Hall NC 423 Bethania-Rural Hall Road 27045 336-969-6856

Walkertown Town Hall Walkertown NC 5177 Main Street 27051 336-595-4212

Winston Salem City Hall Winston-Salem NC 101 North Main Street 27101 336-727-8000


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

Forsyth County Health Department Winston-Salem NC 799 North Highland Avenue 27101 336-703-3210


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

Kernersville Police Records Archive Kernersville NC 134 East Mountain Street 27284 336-996-2366

Winston Salem Moravian Church Archive Winston-Salem NC 457 South Church Street 27101 336-722-1742

Winston Salem Records Archive Winston-Salem NC 100 East 1st Street 27101 336-727-2650