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Register of Deeds: Ms. Sheree Green
1st Deputy: Ms. Davida Hansen
Deputy: Ms. Marie Carr
Deputy: Ms. Roxie Feterl
Deputy: Ms. Keri Podoll
 
 
Telephone: (605)-578-3930
Fax: (605)-722-6212

Fee Schedule effective July 1, 2012

The Register of Deeds Office is the primary record-keeping and archival repository for county land records.

The assessed value of real estate in our county is more than $2,000,000,000.00. The Register of Deeds Office is responsible for the recording & maintaining of records pertaining to that real estate.

The land records date back to 1879 & include plats, deeds, mortgages & many miscellaneous documents.

This office is the keeper of birth, death & marriage records, military discharge records, fictitious name filings, and various types of liens, including mechanic’s liens, state & federal tax liens, hospital liens & UCC’s.

Forms: The following forms are available on our Forms page: Certificate of Real Estate  Value, Birth Record, Death Record, Marriage Record, Vital Record Addendum Form

Marriage License Information:

  • Both Bride & Groom must be present.
  • A valid photo ID, such as a driver's license, state ID or passport is required.
  • The fee is $40.00, and we do require cash - no checks.
  • There is no blood test or waiting period required.
  • The license may be used the same day, and it must be used within 20 days from issue.
  • The license may be used anywhere within the State of South Dakota.
 
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