Recorder of Deeds

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General Information

The Recorder of Deeds office is the public repository for numerous legal documents including real estate records, military discharges, commissions and other official documents. The Chester County Recorder of Deeds has a long history of faithfully serving the residents of this County since 1688. 

About the Recorder

Our current acting Recorder of Deeds is Diane O’Dwyer, who took over mid-term for Chris Pielli, Esq. Diane was sworn into office in December 2022. 

Additional biographical information for Diane O'Dwyer is coming soon.

Mission Statement

For more than three hundred years, the Mission of the Chester County Recorder of Deeds office steadfastly remains dedicated to promptly preserving the integrity, accuracy and continuity of Chester County designated public land records, thus helping to insure, protect and preserve property ownership and promote the engagement of business involving real estate, with expedience and confidence, now and in the future.