Norfolk County Register of Deeds William O’Donnell was sworn in to a new term on January 3, 2013 during a brief ceremony at the Norfolk County Commissioners Office in Dedham. Conducting the swearing in was Norfolk County Clerk of Courts Walter Timilty who had been sworn in earlier that day, and who also swore in re-elected County Commissioners Francis O’Brien and John Gillis.
O’Donnell a Norwood resident, who has been the Register of Deeds since 2002, was re-elected during the November 6, 2012 election. Attending the swearing in ceremony were O’Donnell’s wife Susan, daughter Jennifer, sons William and James as well as County Commissioner Peter Collins, District Attorney Michael Morrissey and well wishers from across the county
“I would like to thank the residents of Norfolk County for the support and trust they have shown me over the years. It has been a privilege and honor to serve as your Register of Deeds. You can rest assured that the Registry of Deeds will continue to be an efficient customer oriented operation, and that at the Registry of Deeds we are as committed as ever to sound management practices and service to the residents and businesses of Norfolk County,” said Register O’Donnell.
The Norfolk County Registry of Deeds, located at 649 High St., Dedham, is the principal office for real property in Norfolk County. The Registry is a resource for homeowners, title examiners, mortgage lenders, municipalities and others with a need for secure, accurate, accessible land record information. Residents in need of assistance can contact the Registry of Deeds Customer Service Department via telephone at (781) 461-6101, or on the web at www.norfolkdeeds.org.