Marshall County Birth Records

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

Benwood Clerk Benwood WV 430 Main Street 26031 304-232-4320

Cameron City Clerk Cameron WV 44 Main Street 26033 304-686-2366

Marion County Clerk Moundsville WV PO Box B 26041 304-845-2130


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

Reynolds Memorial Hospital Glen Dale WV 800 Wheeling Avenue 26038 304-845-6400