Richmond County Birth Records

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

Richmond County Clerk Staten Island NY 130 Stuyvesant Pl 10301 718-675-7700

Richmond County Clerk New York NY 130 Stuyvesant Place 10301 718-675-7700

Staten Island City Clerk Staten Island NY 10 Richmond Ter 10301 718-816-2290


Richmond 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 Richmond County New York, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Richmond 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 York, 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.

Clove Lakes Health Care and Rehabilitation Center, Inc New York NY 25 Fanning Street 10314 718-761-2100

Richmond University Medical Center New York NY 355 Bard Avenue 10310 718-818-1234

Saint Vincent's Hospital Staten Island New York NY 355 Bard Avenue 10310 718-818-4066

Sea View Hospital Rehabilitation Center & Home Staten Island NY 460 Brielle Ave 10314 718-317-3000

Staten Island University Hospital South Beach NY 475 Seaview Avenue 10305 718-226-9000


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

Staten Island Health Department Staten Island NY 51 Stuyvesant Pl 10301 718-983-4500