Somerset County Birth Records

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

Bernards Township Clerk Bernards NJ 1 Collyer Lane 07920 908-204-3001

Bernardsville Borough Clerk Bernardsville NJ 166 Mine Brook Road 07924 908-766-3000

Bound Brook Clerk Bound Brook NJ 230 Hamilton Street 08805 732-356-4266

Far Hills Borough Clerk Far Hills NJ 6 Prospect Street 07931 908-234-0611

Millstone Clerk Millstone NJ 20 Beardslee Road 08844 908-281-6893

Somerset County Clerk Somerville NJ 20 Grove Street 08876 908-231-7006

Somerville Clerk Somerville NJ 25 West End Avenue 08876 908-704-6983

South Bound Brook Borough Clerk South Bound Brook NJ 12 Main Street 08880 732-356-0258


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

Bernards Township Health Department Bernards NJ 262 South Finley Avenue 07920 908-204-2520


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

Carrier Clinic Montgomery NJ 252 County Road 601 08502 800-933-3579

JFK Medical Center Far Hills NJ 65 Highland Avenue 07931 732-321-7000

Lyons VA Medical Center Bernards NJ 151 Knollcroft Road 07939 908-647-0180

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset Somerville NJ 110 Rehill Avenue 08876 908-685-2200


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

Green Brook Town Hall Green Brook NJ 111 Greenbrook Road 08812 732-968-1023


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

Somerset County Records Archive Somerville NJ 20 Grove Street 08876 908-685-9555

Warren Township Police Records Archive Warren NJ 44 Mountain Boulevard 07059 908-753-1436