Lookup Public Records in Clay CountyNorth Carolina. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Clay County, North Carolina Overview

Clay County is located in the southwest region of North Carolina. Its county seat is Hayesville. Clay County was created in 1861 and named in honor of former Secretary of State Henry Clay. The county’s total area is 221 square miles with an estimated population of 10,587 based on the 2010 census. The bordering counties are Cherokee County in the northwest, Macon County in the northeast, Rabun County (GA) in the southeast, Towns County (GA) in the south, and Union County (GA) in the southwest. The zip codes are 28902, 28904, and 28909.

Clay County Officials Information

The Register of Deeds is responsible for maintaining all records and ensuring that they are available to the public. The recording of legal documents is another duty of this office including deeds, contracts, leases, mortgages, deeds of trust, assumed names, maps and plats, marriage settlements, power of attorney, bankruptcy order, inheritance tax waiver judgments, UCCs, cancellations of deeds of trust, and military discharge.
Register of Deeds Office:
Address: 261 Courthouse Drive Suite 2, Hayesville, NC 28904
Phone: 828-389-0087
Fax: 828-389-1261
The Register of Deeds office also issues marriage licenses as well as certified birth certificates, death certificates, delayed birth certificates, and marriage certificates. To obtain these copies, you can submit a request in person and pay the appropriate fee.

Clay Court Records Information

The Clerk of Superior Court handles all the record keeping for the district and superior court. If you wish to gain access to court records or obtain copies, you may inquire about the process by calling (828) 389-2300.

Clay, NC Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-20099,507
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20091,524
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-200963
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-200925
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-200944
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-2009324
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-20091,714
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-200939
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-2009314
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-200926
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-20091,237
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-20099
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-200918
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20091,021
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-2009215
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-200914
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-200930
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-200977
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-200927
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-200923
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009601
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-2009445
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-200925
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-200970
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-200928
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-200968
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-20091,478
Clay County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Clay County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
State Law:Marriage … Powers and Liabilities of Married Persons – Ch. 52 & 52A and Uniform Premarital Agreement Act – Ch. 52B
All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
Office:Clay County Marriage License
Location:261 Courthouse Drive, Hayesville, North Carolina, 28904
Phone:828-389-0087

Clay County Register of Deeds Office
County Government Office

Address: 261 Courthouse Dr # 2, Hayesville, NC 28904, United States
Phone: 828-389-0087

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