Greene County Birth Records

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

Athens Village Clerk Athens NY 2 1st Street 12015 518-945-1551

Cairo Town Clerk Cairo NY 512 Main St 12413 518-622-3120

Durham Town Clerk East Durham NY 7309 New York 81 12423 518-239-6122

Greene County Clerk Catskill NY 411 Main Street 12414 518-719-3270

Greenville Town Clerk Greenville NY 73 Ida Smith Lane 12083 518-966-8276

Lexington Town Clerk Lexington NY Route 42 12452 518-989-6476

New Baltimore Town Clerk Hannacroix NY 3809 County Route 51 12087 518-756-6600

Tannersville Village Clerk Tannersville NY 1 Park Lane 12485 518-589-5850


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

Cairo Town Hall Cairo NY 512 Main Street 12413 518-622-9218

Prattsville Town Hall Prattsville NY 14517 Main Street 12468 518-299-3125


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

Greene Health Department Catskill NY 411 Main Street 12414 518-719-3600