Nash County Birth Records Search (North Carolina)

Perform a free Nash County, NC public birth records search, including birth certificates, birth indexes, birth databases, and birth dates.


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Nash County Adoption Records https://www.ncdhhs.gov/divisions/social-services/child-welfare-services/adoption-and-foster-care View Nash County, North Carolina adoption information, including guidelines for requesting adoption records, adoption fees, foreign and domestic adoption.

Nash County Birth Certificates https://nashcountync.gov/DocumentCenter/View/63/Application-for-Certified-Copies View Nash County, North Carolina birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Nash County Register of Deeds County Records http://www.deeds.co.nash.nc.us/eSearch/LandRecords/protected/v4/SrchName.aspx Search Nash County Register of Deeds name records by last/firm name, first name, or date.

Nash County Register of Deeds Marriage Applications http://www.co.nash.nc.us/347/Marriage-Licenses View Nash County Register of Deeds requirements for a marriage license and how to obtain a certified copy.

Nash County Register of Deeds Office Assumed Names http://www.co.nash.nc.us/index.aspx View Nash County Register of Deeds Office assumed names information page including resource links.

Nash County Register of Deeds Vital Records http://www.co.nash.nc.us/index.aspx View Nash County Register of Deeds vital records information including non-certified records, certified records, fees, or online requests.

Nash County Register of Deeds Website http://www.co.nash.nc.us/index.aspx View Nash County Register of Deeds website for general information including contact information, office hours and links to other services.

Find Nash County Birth Records

Nash County Birth Records are documents relating to an individual's birth in Nash County, North Carolina. These can include Nash County birth certificates, birth indexes, and birth databases. Some states may also have paternity registries and affidavits of parentage for children born to single parents. Birth Records are kept by Vital Records Offices or the Nash County Clerk's Offices, which may be run by the North Carolina state government or at the local Nash County level.

Learn about Birth Records, including:
  • Where to get free Birth Records online
  • How to access the North Carolina birth index
  • What information is included in birth databases
  • How to get certified copies of Nash County birth certificates
  • What birth records are used for
Search Public Birth Records in Nash County, NC

Nash County Birth Records may be considered public records. North Carolina may be part of what is known as "open record" states, where all birth records are considered public information. Other states restrict access to birth certificates, which can only be requested by the individual named in the birth record, the parents listed in the record, or the legal guardian or legal representative of the child. Birth records commonly become public documents after a waiting period, which may be more than 100 years.

Nash County Birth Certificates

A Nash County birth certificate lists the baby's name, date of birth, location of birth, and the names of both parents. Some birth certificates also include the time of birth and the delivering doctor. A birth index stores public records of births in the North Carolina, typically listing the individual's full name, date of birth, gender, county of birth, and sometimes the mother's maiden name. A birth database includes data on local Nash County births, often categorized by year, demographic categories, and health categories. Birth databases do not include personally identifying information.

Certified Birth Records

Birth Records are required to access various Nash County government services. Certified birth certificates are required to order official passports, marriage certificates, and Social Security numbers. They may also be necessary to prove citizenship in order to receive veteran's benefits or other government services.

Nash County Genealogy Research

Nash County Birth Records are important sources for family history and genealogical research. Some locations in the United States have birth certificates that date back to 1630. Nash County birth databases can also be used to analyze health outcomes for infants and mothers, delivery methods, and other information useful for public health purposes.