Bennington County Birth Records

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

Bennington County Clerk Bennington VT 205 South Street 05201 802-442-1043

Bennington Town Clerk Woodford VT 1391 Vermont 9 05201 802-442-4895

Peru Town Clerk Peru VT 402 Main Street 05152 802-824-3065

Pownal Town Clerk Pownal VT 467 Center Street 05261 802-823-7757

Shaftsbury Town Clerk Shaftsbury VT 61 Buck Hill Road 05262 802-442-4038


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

Bennington Health Department Woodford VT 324 Main Street 05201 802-447-3531


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

Bennington Town Hall Woodford VT 205 South Street 05201 802-442-1043

Dorset Town Hall Dorset VT 112 Mad Tom Road 05253 802-362-4571

Manchester Town Hall Manchester Center VT 6039 Main Street 05255 802-362-1313

Stamford Town Hall Stamford VT 986 Main Road 05352 802-694-1361


Bennington 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 Bennington County Vermont, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Bennington 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 Vermont, 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.

Dartmoth-Hitchcock Alliance Bennington VT 140 Hospital Drive 05201 802-442-6361

Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Bennington VT 100 Hospital Drive 05201 800-543-1624