Dukes County Registry of Deeds

Located in the County Courthouse in Edgartown

All records at the Registry are available in printed form dating back to the 1600’s.
Serving the towns of Aquinnah, Chilmark, Edgartown, Gosnold, Oak Bluffs, Tisbury and West Tisbury
Located in the County Courthouse in Edgartown

Obtain a Deed

A certified copy of your deed may be obtained from the Registry of Deeds


A major revision to Massachusetts Homestead Law took effect in 2011

Unindexed Books

Access Recorded Land Books not on the Mass Land Records site

Town Assessor's Database

View each Town Assessor’s information online

Consumer Notification Service

Receive a notification when a document is recorded

Sales Map

Use our interactive map to see what’s selling in Dukes County

Paulo C. DeOliveira

Paulo C. DeOliveira

Register of Deeds, Dukes County


Thank you for visiting the Dukes County Registry of Deeds website. You can find everything you need to know about the requirements for preparing, filing and researching deeds and other registry documents here. Our site offers a wide range of information and features that we hope you will find useful.

Thank you,

Paulo C. DeOliveira
Register of Deeds, Dukes County

Dukes County Real Estate Activity in August 2022

REAL ESTATE ACTIVITY IN AUGUST 2022 AS COMPARED TO THE SAME PERIOD IN 2021 All figures are based on sales and mortgages over $10,000.00. 2021 total # of docs recorded: 1040 2022 total # of docs recorded: 689 33.75% decrease 2021 sales volume: 72 2022 sales volume: 37...

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Early Closure Friday Sept 16

The Dukes County Registry of Deeds will close at 3:45pm Friday September 16, 2022 for a staff meeting. No in-person or e-recordings will be done after 3:45pm. Our apologizes for  any inconveniences this may cause you.

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