Register of Deeds

  1. Assumed Name

    Read a variety of legal documents related to assumed name.

  2. Birth Records

    You can obtain birth records in person or by mail from the Wayne County Register of Deeds.

  3. Conversion Chart for Plats

    The conversion charts will help you determine the current indexing information for plats.

  4. Death Records

    The Wayne County Register of Deeds Office can issue a death record for those persons who died in Wayne County.

  5. eRecording

    Cutting edge technology has paved the way for the Register of Deeds Office to receive Satisfaction of Security instruments through a process called eRecording.

  6. Fee Schedule

    Fees differ based on the type of information you are seeking. Scan tables and find fees for the service you need.

  7. Marriage Licenses

    Learn how to obtain a marriage license in Wayne County.

  8. Methods of Cancellation

    The method of cancellation of Deeds of Trust will be by recording a notarized Certificate of Satisfaction signed by the Trustee or Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust.

  9. Military Records

    Learn how to obtain a copy of military records.

  10. Notary Public

    Are you interested in becoming a Notary? View the requirements and learn how to be sworn in.

  11. Online Search

    Browse public records with our online search application.

  12. Privacy Notice

    Please read our privacy notice so you can be informed about your rights.

The primary responsibilities of the Register of Deeds Office are to record, maintain and make available to the general public real estate documents and other documents on file in the office. The staff also issues marriage licenses, birth, death, and marriage certificates, notary oaths, and maintains records of armed forces discharges.