Putnam County Birth Records

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

Putnam County Clerk Winfield WV 3389 Winfield Road 25213 304-586-0213


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

CAMC Teays Valley Hospital Hurricane WV 1400 Hospital Drive 25526 304-757-1700

FamilyCare Health Center Eleanor WV 503 Roosevelt Boulevard 25070 304-586-0001

FamilyCare HealthCenter Scott Depot WV 301 Great Teays Boulevard 25560 304-757-6999


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

Eleanor Town Hall Eleanor WV 401 Roosevelt Boulevard 25070 304-586-2319

Poca City Hall Poca WV 100 Main Street 25159 304-755-5482

Winfield City Hall Winfield WV 169 Main Street 25213 304-586-2122


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

Putnam County Health Department Scott Depot WV 500 Corporate Center Dr 25560 304-757-2541

Winfield Health Department Winfield WV 3405 Winfield Road 25213 304-586-1520