Belmont County Birth Records

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

Belmont County Clerk St. Clairsville OH 101 West Main Street 43950 740-699-2169

York Township Clerk Powhatan Point OH 55850 Little Captina Road 43942 740-795-5988


Belmont 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 Belmont County Ohio, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Belmont 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 Ohio, 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.

Barnesville Hospital Barnesville OH 639 West Main Street 43713 740-425-3941

East Ohio Regional Hospital - (EORH) Martins Ferry OH 90 North 4th Street 43935 740-633-1100

Fox Run Hospital St. Clairsville OH 67670 Traco Drive 43950 740-695-2131


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

Belmont County Health Department St. Clairsville OH 68501 Bannock Uniontown Road 43950 740-695-1202


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

Martins Ferry City Hall Martins Ferry OH 35 South 5th Street 43935 740-633-2876