Historical Records

In cooperation with the Maryland State Archives, the following historic records of the Queen Anne’s County Circuit Court are available online through the Guide to Government Records, the Maryland State Archives' finding aid for government records in its custody. Note while most of the records are not available for online viewing, reference citations are provided which can be used to locate the records where they are stored in Annapolis or at other Archives locations. Those records that are viewable online are marked [ONLINE].

In addition, these and other records are maintained electronically at the courthouse and can be viewed at the Clerk's Office utilizing the internal software program, PaperVision.

Electronic access to additional Real Property records is available through:

Mdlandrec.net - a digital image retrieval system for land record indices in Maryland. It is provided at no charge to individuals who apply for a user name and password. To apply, complete the online application. You will be notified by email when your account is activated.
Plats.net - a digital image reference system for plats recorded with the Land Office and the Circuit Courts of Maryland. Access can be granted with the username: plato and the password: plato#.