Washington County Birth Records

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

Abington Clerk Abingdon VA 180 West Main Street 24210 276-628-5116

Washington County Clerk Abingdon VA 1 Government Center Place 24210 757-385-4303


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

Abingdon Town Hall Abingdon VA 133 West Main Street 24210 276-628-3167

Damascus Town Hall Damascus VA 208 West Laurel Avenue 24236 276-475-3831

Glade Spring Town Hall Glade Spring VA 113 East Glade Street 24340 276-429-5134


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

Johnston Memorial Hospital Abingdon VA 16000 Johnston Memorial Drive 24211 276-258-1000


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

Virginia Health Department Abingdon VA 454 East Main Street 24210 276-676-5650