Rutherford County Birth Records

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

Rutherford County Clerk Murfreesboro TN 319 North Maple Street 37130 615-898-7800

Rutherford County Clerk Office Smyrna TN 205 I Street 37167 615-459-9692


Rutherford 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 Rutherford County Tennessee, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Rutherford 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 Tennessee, 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.

Alvin C. York VA Medical Center Murfreesboro TN 3400 Lebanon Road 37129 615-867-6000

Middle Tennessee Medical Center - Baptist Women's Pavilion Murfreesboro TN 1700 Medical Center Parkway 37129 615-396-4100

StoneCrest Medical Center Smyrna TN 200 StoneCrest Boulevard 37167 615-768-2000


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

Eagleville City Hall Eagleville TN 126 South Main Street 37060 615-274-6992

La Vergne City Hall La Vergne TN 5093 Murfreesboro Road 37086 615-793-6295

Murfreesboro City Hall Murfreesboro TN 111 West Vine Street 37130 615-893-5210

Smyrna Town Hall Smyrna TN 315 South Lowry Street 37167 615-459-2553


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

La Vergne Records Archive La Vergne TN 5093 Murfreesboro Road 37086 615-287-8695

Murfreesboro Police Records Archive Murfreesboro TN 314 South Church Street 37130 615-849-2637

Rutherford County Archive Murfreesboro TN 435 John Rice Boulevard 37129 615-867-4609

Smyrna Accidents & Offense Records Archive Smyrna TN 315 South Lowry Street 37167 615-355-5731


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

Rutherford County Health Department Murfreesboro TN 100 West Burton Street 37130 615-898-7880