The Norfolk County Registry of Deeds
will be closed
Monday, January 21st
in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Record title includes the records not only of the Registry of Deeds, but also the Registry of Probate. If the deceased left a will, property will 4 pass under the terms of the will. In the absence of a will, the property of the deceased person passes as intestate property in accordance with statutory provisions. In these cases there will not be a deed to the person inheriting the property. The title derives from the probate proceedings and documents.