Office Address: 225 North Beaumont Road, Suite 220, Prairie du Chien, WI 53821
Office hours: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday thru Friday
Genealogy hours are 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday thru Friday.
All documents from June of 2001 are available via Landshark site
608-326-0216 Jennifer Kozelka, Chief Deputy,
608-326-0220 Register of Deeds fax number
Real Estate Records
Melissa Nagel was appointed by Governor Doyle on June 1, 2005.
Prior to that she had been the Chief Deputy since Jan. 1,
2001, she was then elected by the people of Crawford County
in 2006. Melissa is a lifelong resident of Crawford County.
She likes to spend her spare time horseback riding,
snowmobiling, hunting and enjoying the outdoors with her
friends and family. Melissa is looking forward to serving
the community for many years to come.
Melissa has one deputy to help with the indexing of
documents and issuing of vital records. Jennifer Kozelka is
the Chief Deputy and is looking forward to helping further
our advancement into the technological world.
About the Register of Deeds office:
The Register of Deeds
Office records any and all documents that pertain to land
within the county, they also file, index and create
certified copies of all birth, marriage and death records
that occur within the county. For information on recording
fees and requirements please visit the Resources area of the
website. If you would like to order a vital record please
print out the designated form on the forms page and send it
along with a check or money order to the office. We process
vital record request the day we receive the request. At this
time we accept check, cash or money order, sorry we do not
yet accept credit or debit cards.
In June of 2001, the Register of Deeds office started
optical imaging of all documents. This allows all of the
documents from that point on accessible via the internet.
Currently we are working on back scanning historical
documents, making even more available over the net. This
advancement will make it possible for our customers to get
the information they need while at their computers at home.
It is our goal to provide efficient and friendly service to
our customers from in and out of Crawford County.
Crawford County Register of Deeds website
Crawford County is one of the oldest counties in the state and
it's county seat is Prairie du Chien, the second oldest city
in the state. Prairie du Chien's beginnings started around
Fort Crawford and the American Fur Trade. The Dousman
family, Wisconsin's first millionaires, headed up the fur
trade in this region. The family home "The Villa Louis" is a
State Historical Site located in Prairie du Chien on the
banks of the Mississippi River. Click here to learn more
about tourism in Crawford County.....