Register of Deeds

Our office will close Friday, November 10th, at 12:00 p.m. and Saturday, November 11th, in observance of Veterans Day.

Madison Stiner Carden - Register of Deeds

Madison Stiner Carden, Register of Deeds

Jessica Harris, Deputy ROD

Register of Deeds

The Register of Deeds is a constitutional office established by the Tennessee State Legislature as the official record keeper of legal documents pertaining to real property. These important documents include Warranty Deeds, Deeds of Trusts, Releases, Powers of Attorney, Liens, Plats, Amendments, Subdivision Restrictions, Military Discharges, and other miscellaneous documents designated by state law to be recorded by the Register of Deeds.

Meigs County Register of Deeds

The Register of Deeds for Meigs County, Madison Stiner Carden, was elected in 2022. This office strives to serve the citizens of Meigs County to the very best of our ability. Nearly every citizen will invest in real property at some point in their lives. Therefore, the Register of Deeds Office is devoted to ensuring the integrity of the records recorded and held in our office and providing the best quality care in customer service to our community. Our office holds Meigs County documents dating back to the late 1800s. Our goal is to make the process of recording documents and retrieving copies easy and pleasant.

Property records can be accessed online with a paid subscription at or by contacting the Register of Deeds office. To retrieve a copy from our office via mail or email, it is $0.50 per page. To retrieve a certified copy of a document, it is $1.00 per page.

!! Please Note !!

The Register of Deeds is prohibited from providing title searches, interpreting, preparing, and/or giving legal advice. You will need to contact an attorney or title company regarding these matters.

Meigs County Courthouse

Suite 104

17214 TN-58,

PO BOX 245

Decatur, TN 37322

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday

8:00 am - 4:30 pm




8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Contact Info:

Phone: 423-334-5228

Fax: 423-334-7202