Geauga County Birth Records

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

Chester Township Clerk Chesterland OH 12701 Chillicothe Road 44026 440-729-7058

Geauga County Clerk Chardon OH 100 Short Court Street 44024 440-279-1960

Munson Township Clerk Chardon OH 12200 Auburn Road 44024 440-286-9255

Russell Township Clerk Novelty OH 8501 Kinsman Road 44072 440-338-8912


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

Claridon Town Hall Chardon OH 13930 Mayfield Road 44024 440-635-0648

Huntsburg Town Hall Huntsburg OH 16534 Mayfield Road 44046 440-636-5486

Mesopotamia Town Hall Middlefield OH 8686 Ohio 534 44062 440-693-4350

Newbury Town Hall Newbury OH 14899 Auburn Rd 44065 440-564-5997

Thompson Town Hall Thompson OH 6741 Madison Road 44086 440-298-1445


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

Geauga County Archive Chardon OH 470 Center Street 44024 440-279-1730


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

Heather Hill Hospital Chardon OH 12340 Bass Lake Road 44024 440-285-4040

University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center Chardon OH 13207 Ravenna Road 44024 440-285-6000