Vital Statistics
The Vital Statistics Division keeps birth and death records back to the year 1908. If a person was born or has died inFayette County, the record is available from the vital statistics office. The office provides certified birth certificates, which are used for passports, age verification, SSI benefits, genealogy studies or insurance.

Certified copies are available for $22 per copy for birth and death certificates.

Birth and Death Certificates
Fayette County Health District
317 S. Fayette Street
Washington C.H., OH 43160
General Phone: 740-335-5910
Environmental Health: 740-333-3590
WIC: 740-333-3552
Help Me Grow: 740-335-5111
General Fax: 740-333-3528
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday - Friday

Sandra Armstrong

Cathy Smith
Deputy Registrar

Dianna Kelley
Heidi Phipps
Contact Information
Phone: 740-335-5910
Fax: 740-333-3528
Did you know?
In the past, you had to make a trip to the county of your birth to get your birth certificate. The Fayette County Health Department now offers statewide issuance of birth certificates, meaning you can now get those records locally regardless of where the certificate was issued.
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