Brown County Birth Records

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

Aberdeen Clerk Aberdeen SD 102 4th Avenue Southeast 57401 605-226-7240

Brown County Clerk Aberdeen SD 101 1st Avenue Southeast 57401 605-626-2451


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

Aberdeen City Health Department Aberdeen SD 123 South Lincoln Street 57401 605-626-7017


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

Aberdeen Police Records Archive Aberdeen SD 114 2nd Avenue Southeast 57401 605-626-7060


Brown 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 Brown County South Dakota, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Brown 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 Dakota, 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.

Avera St. Luke's Hospital Aberdeen SD 305 South State Street 57401 605-622-5000