The Elko County Recorder's Office is responsible for the recordation and permanent retention of Elko County Records. Examples of recorded documents are Deeds, Deeds of Trust (Mortgages), Liens, Leases, Mining Claim Records and a variety of property documents including all filed land survey maps. Vital records include Births and Deaths (prior to 1910) and Marriage Certificates (Proof of Marriage). Elko County records start in March 1869. There is no charge for use of the records; statutory fees apply for recording, transfer tax and certified copies.
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