Register of Deeds

Duties


The Register of Deeds has custody of and safely keeps and preserves all records pertaining to all land records for Dickinson County.

The Register of Deeds shall also record or cause to be recorded all deeds, mortgages, maps, instruments and writings authorized by law to be recorded in the office of the Register of Deeds and shall perform all other duties as required by law.

Kinds of records filed in the Office of the Register of Deeds:
  • Affidavits
  • Assignments
  • Certificates of Death
  • Honorable Military Discharges
  • Mortgages
  • Patents
  • Power of Attorney
  • Resolutions (City and County)
  • Tax Liens (State and Federal)
  • Articles of Incorporation
  • Cemetery Plats
  • Deeds
  • Leases
  • Ordinances (City and County)
  • Plats
  • Releases
  • Surveys
  • Uniform Commercial Codes