Beaufort County Birth Records

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

Beaufort County Clerk Beaufort SC 102 Industrial Village Road 29906 843-255-2020

Beaufort County Clerk Beaufort SC 102 Ribaut Road 29902 843-255-5050

Port Royal Clerk Port Royal SC 1748 Paris Avenue 29935 843-986-2229


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

Beaufort City Hall Beaufort SC 302 Carteret Street 29902 843-525-7045

Bluffton Town Hall Bluffton SC 20 Bridge Street 29910 843-706-4500

Hilton Head Island Town Hall Hilton Head Island SC 1 Town Center Court 29928 843-341-4600

Port Royal Town Hall Port Royal SC 700 Paris Avenue 29935 843-986-2207


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

Beaufort County Health Department Beaufort SC 600 Wilmington Street 29902 843-525-7641

Beaufort Health Department Beaufort SC 104 Parker Drive 29906 843-846-9400


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

Beaufort County Records Archive Beaufort SC 113 Industrial Village Road 29906 843-255-7200

Beaufort County Vital Records Archive Beaufort SC 601 Wilmington Street 29902 843-525-7637


Beaufort 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 Beaufort County South Carolina, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Beaufort 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 South Carolina, 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.

Beaufort Memorial Hospital Beaufort SC 955 Ribaut Road 29902 843-522-5200

Hilton Head Hospital Hilton Head Island SC 25 Hospital Center Boulevard 29926 843-681-6122

United States Naval Hospital Beaufort Beaufort SC 1 Pinckney Boulevard 29902 843-228-5600