Chester County, Pennsylvania
County of Chester
313 West Market Street
West Chester, PA 19380

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Birth Records
Chester County kept birth records for limited years. The first 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 Records, Post-1906
Contact: Pennsylvania Department of Health

Alternative Sources:

Delayed Birth Records, 1857-1906

A-I - J-O - P-Z

Also see:

Poorhouse Records, 1800-1910
Poor School Children, 1810-1842
Tavern License Petitions, 1887-1923

Chester County Archives & Record Services

Government Services Center
601 Westtown Road
Suite 080
West Chester, PA 19380-0990

Ph: (610) 344-6760

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Chester County