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Yes. Out-of-County birth certificates are issued in the Register of Deeds office to  

     someone who was born in NC, birth year 1971-forward, and not adopted.They are issued   

     during the hours of 8am-4pm daily. The cost is $24 cash only.

The hours to apply are 8am - 4:30pm. We do not issue after 4:30.

No. If you have not made arrangements for someone to marry you, the magistrate

           performs civil ceremonies by appointment, call 336-779-6319, or you

           can get married at the Forsyth County Detention Center Monday-Friday,

           Weekends, and  holidays, no appointment needed.

No. NC Law states only the following people are entitled to a certified copy:

     yourself, spouse, child, sibling, parent, step-parent, grandparent, authorized agent,

     legal representative (proof required).

The certified copies are $10 each, non-certified copies are .50 each.
No. We accept cash, business check, bank check and money order

Free land records searches and copies are available online at forsythdeeds.com

Free land records searches and copies are available online at

You should consult an attorney for assistance drafting and preparing legal documents. We are a recording office only.

The deed is given to you when you closed on the property. It is not mailed to you after the cancellation or satisfaction of the loan. A free copy of the deed is available at forsythdeeds.com

Information at forsyth.cc/rod under Assumed Name.

Clerk of Court office 336-779-6300
The Register of Deeds office.
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