Williams County Birth Records

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

Edgerton Village Clerk Edgerton OH 103 South Michigan Avenue 43517 419-298-2722

Stryker Town Clerk Stryker OH 200 N Defiance St 43557 419-682-7119

West Unity Village Clerk West Unity OH 118 West Jackson Street 43570 419-924-2215

Williams County Clerk Bryan OH 1 Courthouse Square 43506 419-636-1551


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

Community Hospitals of Williams County (CHWC) Bryan OH 433 West High Street 43506 419-636-1131


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

Williams County Records Archive Bryan OH 107 West Butler Street 43506 419-636-8253