How to Replace Birth Certificates?

Answer ~ Gather the vital information ~ You will of course need your birth date, birth state, and birth place to get duplicate birth certificates. You will also need your father's name (if listed) and you... Read More »

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How to Replace Birth Certificates in Texas?

Your birth certificate is an important document to keep on hand. You may have to show your birth certificate as proof of citizenship when you obtain a driver's license or passport, along with many ... Read More »

How to Replace Birth Certificates in Ontario?

Applying Online Go to and click on "services." Scroll down the page and select the link "Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates." A new window will open detailing the basic informati... Read More »

When did birth certificates add the time of birth?

Each state has its own form for collecting birth information. The National Center for Health Statistics maintains statistics on all U.S. births. In 1989, time of birth was added to the NCHS Standa... Read More »

Who keeps birth certificates?

Individual state governments, not the federal government, keep birth certificates. Each state has an Office of Vital Records (or a similarly-named office, usually under the auspices of the state he... Read More »