Pictou County, Nova Scotia GenWeb
Grants, Deeds, &c
Grants, deeds, mortgages and release of mortgage, leases, liens, and sheriff's deeds can provide a wealth of information to researchers. In addition to locating the ancestor you are looking for you may also determine:
Pictou County Deeds can be found for 1771 onward at:
The Registry of Deeds,
69 Water Street,
Staff will not do lookups.
While many of the original land grant documents have been removed to the Public Archives (PANS) in Halifax, a number of them still remain at the Pictou Registry of Deeds. Deeds are indexed in groups by year by grantor and also by grantee.
July, 2002 the fee was $5 per half day search fee.