Recorder of Deeds Historical Information
Chester County was founded in 1683. The first Deed was recorded in this office in 1688. Below are lists and links to information regarding this office, its history, as well as other sources related to the rich history of Chester County and Pennsylvania. Land and land records were of vital importance to early settlers, and although our state has changed dramatically in the last 300 years, land and land records are still vital to many facets of our daily lives. Additionally, early land records are an unequalled source for finding information about your ancestors and historical predecessors. Please take some time to explore our collective heritage.
Chester County Recorders of Deeds
Chester County Recorder of Deeds and Clerk of Courts
Chester County Deputy Masters of the Rolls
Historic Information Links