Lavaca County Birth Records

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

Lavaca County Clerk Hallettsville TX PO Box 326 77964 361-798-3612


The Lavaca County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the Texas, Lavaca County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Lavaca County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Lavaca 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 Lavaca County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Hallettsville Health Department Hallettsville TX 1309 Cemetery Road 77964 361-798-4371


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

Moulton City Hall Moulton TX 102 Main Street 77975 361-596-4621

Shiner City Hall Shiner TX 802 Avenue East 77984 361-594-3362

Yoakum City Hall Yoakum TX 900 Irvine St 77995 361-293-3785


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

Yoakum Community Hospital Outpatient Clinic Yoakum TX 1200 Carl Ramert Drive 77995 866-741-3668