Birth Records

Chester County kept birth records for limited years. The 1st set of records covers the years 1852-1855. Birth records were not kept again until 1893. In 1906 the State of Pennsylvania began keeping the records; Chester County discontinued its records in 1907. Other than the listed years, the county did not record births. For more information see: Guide to Birth Records.


Birth Records, 1852-1855

Birth Records, 1893-1906

A-B - C-D - E-G - H-I - J-L - M - N-P - Q-S - T-V - W-Z

Birth Certificates, 1906-1910

Contact: Pennsylvania State Archives

Birth Certificates, 1911-Present
Contact: Pennsylvania Department of Health

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Delayed Birth Records, 1857-1906
A-I - J-O - P-Z

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