Berkeley County Birth Records

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

Berkeley County Clerk Martinsburg WV 380 West South Street 25401 304-264-1918


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

Berkeley County Health Department Martinsburg WV 110 West King Street 25401 304-267-2688

Berkeley County Health Department Martinsburg WV 800 Emmett Rousch Drive 25401 304-263-5131


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

Berkeley Medical Center Martinsburg WV 2500 Hospital Drive 25401 304-264-1214

Valley Health Urgent Care Martinsburg WV 97 Administrative Drive 25404 304-350-3200

Veterans Affairs Medical Center Martinsburg WV 510 Butler Avenue 25405 304-263-0811


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

Martinsburg City Hall Martinsburg WV 232 North Queen Street 25401 304-264-2131