Frequently Asked Questions

How much are copies in your office?

How can I get a legal description of my property?

What are the legal requirements for a document to be recorded?

How are the fees charged by the recorder's office determined and set? How are recording requirements determined?

How can I obtain a copy of my deed?

Does the recorder's office provide blank forms?

What types of payment does the recorder's office accept?

Why won't the recorder's office perform searches?

Can I search online for recordings in your office?

How do I add or delete a name on my deed?

Where can I find birth and death certificates?

Where do I get a marriage license?

I received a solicitation by mail offering to sell me a copy of the deed to my home. Is this the only way I can obtain this record?

I paid off my mortgage.  When do I receive my deed in the mail?

Jackson County Recorder

Jennifer L. Isaacs (812) 358-6113 email