Lake County Birth Records

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

Lake County Clerk Wickliffe OH 30188 Euclid Avenue 44092 440-918-3425

Lake County Clerk of Courts Painesville OH 25 North Park Place 44077 440-350-2657

Madison Township Clerk Madison OH 2065 Hubbard Road 44057 440-428-5128

Mentor County Clerk Mentor OH 8500 Civic Center Boulevard 44060 440-974-5754

North Perry Village Clerk Perry OH 4449 Lockwood Road 44081 440-259-4994


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

Eastlake City Hall Eastlake OH 35150 Lakeshore Boulevard 44095 440-951-1416

Leroy Township Town Hall Painesville OH 13028 Leroy Center Road 44077 440-254-4236

Mentor City Hall Mentor OH 8500 Civic Center Boulevard 44060 440-255-1100

Painesville City Hall Painesville OH 7 Richmond Street 44077 440-352-9301

Wickliffe City Hall Wickliffe OH 28730 Ridge Road 44092 440-943-7100

Willoughby City Hall Kirtland OH 1 East Spaulding Street 44094 440-951-2800


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

Lake County Health Department Willoughby OH 37111 Euclid Avenue 44094 440-269-8790


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

Lake Health Painesville OH 7590 Auburn Road 44077 440-953-9600

Lake Health Willoughby OH 36000 Euclid Avenue 44094 440-953-6000

LakeEast Hospital Painesville OH 10 East Washington Street 44077 440-354-2400

Madison Campus Madison OH 6270 North Ridge Road 44057 440-428-6800

Mentor Campus Mentor OH 9485 Mentor Avenue 44060 440-867-4800

Mentor Campus (Lake Health) Mentor OH 9485 Mentor Avenue 44060 440-974-6800

TriPoint Medical Center Painesville OH 7590 Auburn Road 44077 440-375-8100

West Medical Center Kirtland OH 6000 Euclid Chardon Road 44094 440-953-9600

Windsor-Laurelwood Center for Behavioral Medicine Willoughby OH 35900 Euclid Avenue 44094 440-953-3000