Petersburg Birth Records

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

Petersburg County Clerk Petersburg VA 135 N Union St Rm 210 23803 276-694-6094


Petersburg 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 Petersburg Virginia, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Petersburg 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 Virginia, 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.

Central State Hospital: Forbes Ronald O MD Petersburg VA 26317 West Washington Street 23803 804-524-7000

Poplar Springs Hospital Petersburg VA 350 Poplar Dr 23805 866-546-2229

Southside Regional Medical Center Petersburg VA 200 Medical Park Blvd 23805 804-765-5000


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

Petersburg City Hall Petersburg VA # 202, 135 N Union St 23803 804-733-2301


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

Virginia Health Department Petersburg VA 301 Halifax St 23803 804-863-1652