Lookup Public Records in Gaston County, North Carolina. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Gaston County, North Carolina Overview
Gaston County can be found in the southwest region of North Carolina. The county seat is Gastonia. In 1846, the county was created and named in honor of William Gaston who was a member of the state supreme court. According to the 2010 census, there are 206,086 people living in the 364-square mile area. The county is bordered in the north by Lincoln County, in the east by Mecklenburg County, in the south by York County (SC), and in the west by Cleveland County. The zip codes are 28006, 28012, 28016, 28021, 28032, 28034, 28052, 28053, 28054, 28055, 28056, 28077, 28098, 28101, 28120, and 28164.
Gaston County Officials Information
The Register of Deeds is charged with the task of recording and indexing all real estate related documents such as deeds, plats and maps, deeds of trust, mortgages, financial statements, conditional sale agreements, and other personal property. Cancellations of mortgages, cancellations of other claims, and military discharges are also recorded and indexed in this office. Other duties include issuing marriage licenses as well as recording and indexing birth and death certificates.
Register of Deeds Office:
Address: Gaston County Courthouse, 1st Floor, 325 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Gastonia, NC 28052
Part of the duties of the Register of Deeds is to also provide the public access to their records and provide certified copies of deeds, vital records, and other documents as requested. The legal documents available in this office are as follows: birth records, marriage records, death records, deeds, deeds of trust, UCC, Notary Public, Plats, Right of Ways, Power of Attorney, Separation Agreements, Military Discharges, Restrictions, and various miscellaneous documents. The various forms available for download on the Register of Deeds’ website includes Certificate of Assumed Name or Partnership, Application for Certified Copy of Vital Record, Marriage License Form, Public Records Redaction Request, Fee Schedule (Register of Deeds), 2017-03-22 Veterans Discount Program, Merchant Application, Veterans Discount Program Business Partners, and Real Estate Document Recording Standards.
Gaston Court Records Information
Court documents and files of the District and Superior Courts are held in the safekeeping of the Clerk of Superior Court. Anyone who wishes to view these court records can do so by visiting the office and using the public access terminals located inside. Copies of court records can be requested by calling (704) 852-3100.
|Gaston County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Gaston 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:||Gaston County Marriage License|
|Location:||Gaston County Courthouse, 1St Floor, 325 N. Marietta Street, Gastonia, North Carolina, 28052|
Gaston County Register of Deeds Office
Address: 325 Dr M.L.K. Jr. Way, Gastonia, NC 28052, USA