Gloucester County Birth Records

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

Clayton Clerk Clayton NJ 125 North Delsea Drive 08312 856-881-8964

Franklin Township Clerk Franklin NJ 1571 Delsea Drive 08322 856-694-1661

Gibbstown Township Clerk Greenwich NJ 420 Washington Street 08027 856-687-5954

Logan Township Clerk Logan NJ 125 Main Street 08014 856-467-3425

Mantua Township Clerk Mantua NJ 405 Main St 08051 856-468-3078

Monroe Township Clerk Monroe NJ 1 Municipal Plaza 08831 732-656-4573

Paulsboro Clerk Paulsboro NJ 1211 North Delaware Street 08066 856-423-1500

South Harrison Clerk South Harrison NJ 664 Harrisonville Road 08062 856-769-3737

Swedesboro Clerk Swedesboro NJ 1500 Kings Highway 08085 856-467-0202

Wenonah Borough Clerk Wenonah NJ 1 South West Avenue 08090 856-468-6713

Westville Borough Clerk Westville NJ 114 Crown Point Road 08093 856-456-0066


Gloucester 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 Gloucester County New Jersey, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Gloucester 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 New Jersey, 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.

Underwood-Memorial Hospital Woodbury NJ 509 North Broad Street 08096 856-845-0100


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

Woodbury Property Records Archive Woodbury NJ 1 North Broad Street 08096 856-853-3237