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Tennessee Birth Records

Public birth records, vital birth records, county birth records and birth certificates are all synonyms for a documentation used by the United States government. The birth records are used to note an individual date of birth. In most cases, the vital birth records are submitted by the hospitals. Currently, county birth records are filed with the local registrar in the county where the birth occurred and are filed electronically. The Birth record can only be claimed by the following: The individual himself or herself, the parents of the registrant, any child of the registrant, Legal guardian of the registrant, an n m legal, representative of the registrant or an heir of the registrant. Nowadays we can get copies of birth certificates through the Internet. The Tennessee Vital Records Office is responsible for the birth records created in the state. Generally, this office only maintains birth records that were created in the last 100 years. Older birth records are maintained by the Tennessee Library and Archives, which has some records dating back to the mid-1870s.

 
State of Tennessee Resources & Statistics
Separator Line

Population:
6,888,214

 
Under 18:
1,486,471

 
Over 65:
793,117

 
Employed:
3,901,724

 
Land in Square Miles:
41,217.12

 
Acres of Farms:
11,533,681

 
Births:
81,747

 
Deaths:
57,260

 
Infant Deaths:
574

 
 
Murder:
408

 
Forcible Rape:
2,062

 
Robbery:
10,800

 
Assault:
31,627

 
Total Violent Crime:
44,897

 
Burglary:
65,006

 
Larceny \ Theft:
167,015

 
Motor Vehicle Theft:
19,224

 
Total Property Crime:
251,245

 
Tennessee Birth Records Locations
Tennessee Department of Health
Office of Vital Records
421 5th Ave North, 1st floor
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone:
615-741-1763

Fax:
615-741-9860