Smith County Birth Records

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

Smith County Clerk Whitehouse TX 405 West Main Street 75791 903-839-0093

Smith County Clerk Tyler TX 200 East Ferguson Street 75702 903-590-4670


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

Arp City Hall Arp TX 111 West Longview Street 75750 903-859-6131

Bullard City Hall Bullard TX 114 South Phillips Street 75757 903-894-7223

Lindale City Hall Lindale TX 201 North Main Street 75771 903-882-3422

Troup City Hall Troup TX 106 East Duval Street 75789 903-842-3128

Tyler City Hall Tyler TX 212 North Bonner Avenue 75702 903-531-1100

Whitehouse City Hall Whitehouse TX 101 Bascom Road 75791 903-839-4914


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

East Texas Medical Center Tyler TX 700 Olympic Plaza Circle 75701 903-596-3844

Fresenius Medical Care at East Texas Medical Center Tyler Tyler TX 1000 South Beckham Avenue 75701 903-596-3600

Mother Frances Hospital Tyler Tyler TX 800 East Dawson Street 75701 903-593-8441

The University Of Texas Health Science Center At Tyler Tyler TX 11937 U.s. 271 75708 903-877-7777

Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital, Affiliated with HealthSouth Tyler TX 3131 Highway 110 75701 903-510-7000


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

Tyler City Police Records Archive Tyler TX 711 West Ferguson Street 75702 903-531-1065