Historical Deeds 1797 to 1831 (Sign in as a guest and click on the tab that reads Online Index Books.)
What Data is Available
Our land records search system is available on the internet. The images found on the website are watermarked to external users. Documents received for filing with the "UNOFFICIAL" watermark (ie. legal descriptions) will not be accepted for recording. Documents are available without the watermark inside the Butler County Recorder's Office during normal business hours. Access Online Search
A searchable database of all Plats that we have recorded. You may enter a subdivision name or enter the plat number to perform a simple search and retrieve the image. Surveys and tax maps may be accessed by visiting the Butler County Engineer's website.
We have our historical deeds available online from 1797 through 1831. This is a grantor/grantee search and also contains images contained in Deed Books A-Z. If this link does not take you directly to the site, please sign in as a guest and click on the red tab that reads Online Index Books.
Scanned images from 1899 to present are available for viewing within this database. For best search results, enter the location only.
Our Atlas Records have been scanned and made available online. Years available are 1875, 1895, 1914, 1930, 1958 and 1968.
A searchable database of Zoning Resolution filed by various townships.
A searchable database of all DD214's that have been presented for recording is available online. Images of these documents are not public record and are not available to the general public.
A searchable database of Veterans' Graves is available online. By searching a Veteran name, a listing of information such as Date of Birth, Entry Date, Discharge Date, and Date of Death may be available. This information is received by the recorder's office from the Ohio Department of Vital Statistics and only contains the information that we are provided.
Every month our office produces a Monthly Report that lists the monthly totals and compares them to the same month the previous year. Also included is a printout of lending institutions and the total amount of money that they lent to borrowers during the month. These reports have been scanned from 1975 to present.