Closed Thursday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day



Welcome to the Lincoln County Register of Deeds. The Register of Deeds office serves as the custodian for real estate related documents as well as vital records for the county. We record deeds, deeds of trust, powers of attorney, assumed names, military records, plats and maps, etc.; maintain notary public records; issue marriage licenses and certified copies of birth, marriage and death certificates. Please take time to browse our site to learn more about the services offered by the office.  We are committed to providing an office that assures quality public service and professionalism with an open and friendly atmosphere.  Customer service and satisfaction are always our ultimate goal. If there is anything that my staff or I can assist you with, please feel free to call or email us anytime.


Danny R. Hester
Register of Deeds

Questions or Comments:

The Lincoln County Register of Deeds is located at 206 Gamble Drive, 2nd Floor, Lincolnton, NC  28092.

We accept Cash, Certified or Business checks, money orders, Debit or Credit cards (except for Recordings containing Excise Tax).
*We Do Not Accept Personal Checks*

What records are available in the office?
- Birth and Death records from 1913 to present;
- Marriages from 1868 to present;
- Real Estate records from 1769 to present
What records are available online?
- Real Estate records from 1769 to present;
- Birth and death indexes from 1913 to present;
- Marriage indexes from 1868 to present
The County Commissioners have authorized us to suspend the recording of Real Estate documents and Notary oaths at 4:30 pm every day.

8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday
(except for County observed holidays)


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Lincoln County Register of Deeds

206 Gamble Drive, 2nd Floor
Lincolnton, NC  28092

Danny R. Hester,
Register of Deeds

Ph: (704) 736-8530 | Fax: (704) 736-8830

Mailing address:
206 Gamble Drive, 2nd Floor, Lincolnton, NC  28092

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