Fayette County Birth Records

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

Clay County Clerk Meadow Bridge WV 246 Main Street 25976 304-587-4259

Fayette County Clerk Fayetteville WV 100 South Court Street 25840 304-574-4213


The Fayette County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the West Virginia, Fayette County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Fayette County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Fayette 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 Fayette County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Fayette County Health Department Fayetteville WV 100 Church Street 25840 304-574-1617

Fayette County Health Department Oak Hill WV 1400 Virginia Street 25901 304-465-9613

Fayette County Health Department Fayetteville WV 202 Church Street 25840 304-574-1617


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

Fayetteville Town Hall Fayetteville WV 125 North Court Street 25840 304-574-0101

Handley Town Hall Montgomery WV 56 Fayette Pike West 25136 304-442-5100

Mt Hope City Hall Mount Hope WV 609 Main Street 25880 304-877-2211

Oak Hill City Hall Oak Hill WV 100 Kelly Avenue 25901 304-469-9541


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

Montgomery General Hospital Montgomery WV 401 6th Avenue 25136 304-442-5151

Plateau Medical Center Oak Hill WV 430 Main Street 25901 304-469-8600

Rainelle Medical Center Meadow Bridge WV 8971 Sewell Creek Road 25976 304-484-7400