Real estate-related instruments that affect title to approximately 300,000 parcels of land located in Milwaukee County are recorded by the Register of Deeds.

The following documents and services are available through the Register of Deeds:

  • certified copies of birth, death and marriage records
  • request to file a military discharge for safe keeping


Recent Press Releases Referencing Milwaukee County Register of Deeds

Gov. Tony Evers Appoints Israel Ramón as Milwaukee County Register of Deeds

"Israel Ramón is the kind of principled, organized, and thoughtful leader needed to run the Milwaukee County Register of Deeds Office."

Nikiya Dodd

Supervisor Harris Seeks to Clear Misinformation About Free Birth Certificates For Voter Identification

Supervisor helps to eliminate rumors and misunderstanding about Milwaukee County program that provides up to 5,000 free birth certificates for obtaining ID card for voting purposes.