Lookup Public Records in Stokes County, North Carolina. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Stokes County, North Carolina Overview
Stokes County is located in central region of North Carolina. Danbury serves as the county seat. The county was created in 1789 from a portion of Surry County. It was named in honor of an American Revolutionary War captain, John Stokes, who later became a judge of the United States district court for North Carolina. Based on the 2010 census, there are 47,401 people living in the 456-square mile area. The county is bordered by Patrick County (VA) in the north, Henry County (VA) in the northeast, Rockingham County in the east, Forsyth County in the south, and Surry County in the west. The zip codes are 27016, 27019, 27021, 27022, 27042, 27043, 27046, 27052, and 27053.
Stokes County Officials Information
The Register of Deeds is tasked with the recording, indexing, and preservation of a variety of county records. These include deeds, military discharges, deeds of trust, powers of attorney, UCCs, right of way agreements, satisfactions of deeds of trust, separation agreements, and other miscellaneous records. The office also issues marriage certificates and administers notary oaths. Copies of vital records are also issued here.
Register of Deeds Office:
Address: 1014 Main Street, Danbury, NC 27016
Phone: (336) 593-2414
Fax: (336) 593-9360
The Register of Deeds also records, amends, and cancels assumed names for businesses. Certified copies of vital records cost $10 each while general copies are $0.25 each. The records kept in the Register of Deeds’ office can be accessed online.
Stokes Court Records Information
All court records for the District and Superior Courts of Stokes County are held by the Clerk of Superior Court. Public Access Computer Terminals are located inside the Clerk’s office to provide everyone access to court documents that have not been sealed or labeled confidential. To obtain a copy of court documents, you can submit your request to the division of the Clerk’s office that is responsible for the safekeeping of the record (i.e. civil division, criminal division). To learn more, you can call (336) 593-4400.
Court Records Online:
|Stokes County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Stokes 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:||Stokes County Marriage License|
|Location:||Administration Building, 1014 Main Street, Danbury, North Carolina, 27016|
Stokes County Register of Deeds Office
County Government Office
Address: 1014 Main St, Danbury, NC 27016, United States