Galveston County Birth Records

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

Galveston County Clerk Galveston TX 600 59th Street 77551 409-766-2200

Galveston County Clerk Galveston TX PO Box 17253 77552 409-766-2200


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

Bacliff Health Department Bacliff TX 848 Grand Avenue 77518 281-559-3187

La Marque Health Department Texas TX 3412 25th Avenue North 77590 409-938-2282


Galveston 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 Galveston County Texas, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Galveston 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 Texas, 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.

Devereux Texas League TX 1150 Devereux Drive 77573 281-335-1000

Foundation Surgical Center of Dickinson Dickinson TX 3810 Hughes Court 77539 281-337-7001

Mainland Medical Center Texas TX 6801 Emmett F Lowry Expressway 77591 409-938-5000

Shriners Hospitals for Children Galveston TX 815 Market Street 77550 409-770-6600

University of Texas Med Branch: Silva Jr Michael B MD Galveston TX 301 University Boulevard 77555 409-772-1011

University of Texas Medical Branch Healthcare Galveston TX 700 University Boulevard 77550 409-772-1011


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

Dickinson City Hall Dickinson TX 2716 Farm to Market Road 517 77539 281-534-3519

Friendswood City Hall Friendswood TX 910 South Friendswood Drive 77546 281-996-3250

Galveston City Hall Galveston TX 823 25th Street 77550 409-797-3650

Hitchcock City Hall Hitchcock TX 7423 Highway 6 77563 409-986-5591

Jamaica Beach City Hall Galveston TX 16628 Termini San Luis Pass Rd 77554 409-737-1142

Kemah City Hall Kemah TX 1401 Texas 146 77565 281-334-1611

League City Hall League TX 300 West Walker Street 77573 281-554-1000

Santa Fe City Hall Santa Fe TX 12002 Highway 6 77510 409-316-9812

Texas City City Hall Texas TX 1801 9th Avenue North 77590 409-948-3111

Tiki Island Village City Hall Tiki Island TX 802 Tiki Drive 77554 409-935-1427


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

Texas City Birth & Death Records Archive Texas TX 1801 9th Avenue North 77590 409-643-5914