Door County - Carey Petersilka
Office Address: 421 Nebraska St., Sturgeon Bay WI 54235
Office hours:
 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Telephone:  (920) 746-2270
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Carey PetersilkaAbout Carey: Carey was elected Door County Register of Deeds in 2004 and assumed her duties January 3, 2005. Prior to being elected, she was the Chief Deputy of the office. Currently, Carey is the 3rd Vice Chair of the WRDA Association, and served as District 3 Chairperson for 6 years. Carey also is on the Legislative Committee, Resolutions Committee and the Audit Committee of the WRDA. Lifelong residents of Door County and currently living in the Town of Sevastopol, Carey and her husband Dan of 26 years have 2 adult children who are attending college.

Carey enjoys canning the produce her husband Dan grows in his very extensive garden, cooking camping, reading, going to many ballgames (softball, baseball & football), and spending as much time with family and friends as possible. She also has 3 Labrador retrievers, ages 10, 6 & 2. :)

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About the Register of Deeds office:   In addition to the Register of Deeds, there are 2 full time staff members. Imaging of documents began in 2002 and the computerized tract index originated in January 1997. The grantor/grantee listings have been computerized since 1981, and all microfilm has been converted to digital image. Documents dating back to 1966 are available online with a paid agreement, and all documents are available for purchase online with a credit card.

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About Door County:  Door County is considered the Number One getaway destination in the Midwest and often compared to Cape Cod. Door County boasts of its 250 miles of shoreline, which accommodates water sports of every kind and world record charter fishing. Numerous painters, world class symphony music, performing art theaters, museums and hiking and biking trails can be found throughout the communities within the County. Door County has five state parks and seventeen County parks and is one of the fastest growing golf destination in the upper Midwest. Dining or shopping in the County will accommodate everyone's taste. To see more of Door County visit:

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