Berkeley County Birth Records

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

Berkeley County Clerk Moncks Corner SC 300 California Avenue 29461 843-719-4400

Hanahan Clerk Hanahan SC 1255 Yeamans Hall Road 29410 843-576-5259

St Stephen Town Clerk St. Stephen SC 124 Hood Street 29479 843-567-3597


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

Berkeley County Vital Records Archive Moncks Corner SC 109 West Main Street 29461 843-719-4603


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

Bonneau Town Hall Bonneau SC 422 Municipal Lane 29431 843-825-3385

Goose Creek City Hall Goose Creek SC 519 North Goose Creek Boulevard 29445 843-797-6220

Hanahan City Hall Hanahan SC 1255 Yeamans Hall Road 29410 843-529-3405

Jamestown Town Hall Jamestown SC 7604 South Carolina 41 29453 843-257-2233

Moncks Corner Town Hall Moncks Corner SC 118 Carolina Avenue 29461 843-719-7900


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

Daniel Island Medical Center Charleston SC 900 Island Park Drive 29492 843-797-3463

Moncks Corner Medical Center Moncks Corner SC 401 North Live Oak Drive 29461 843-761-8721