Clerk of Court

The Edgefield County Clerk of Court’s Office oversees the 11th Judicial Circuit Courts for Edgefield County. These courts are separated into three separate divisions: General Sessions, Common Pleas, and Family Court. General Sessions comprises of criminal charges, usually on the felony level; Common Pleas processes civil matters which are outside of the Magistrate’s jurisdiction; and Family Court handles domestic (divorces, child support, child custody, etc.) and juvenile matters.

The Clerk of Court is also the Register of Deeds. The Register of Deeds office files and keeps records of all land transactions, such as deeds, plats, mortgages, Power of Attorney’s, and liens. The documents in this office go back as far as 1913 in paper form; any document recorded after 1996 is in a digital record form.

Family Court – 803-637-4081

General Sessions/Common Pleas – 803-637-4082

Register of Deeds – 803-637-4049

Mailing Address:

PO Box 34

Edgefield, SC  29824

Overnight Mail (FedEx/UPS):

129 Courthouse Square

Edgefield, SC  29824

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LMO Steering Committee Meeting Information

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LMO Briefing

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Reassessment Notice

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Edgefield County, 124 Courthouse Square, Edgefield, SC 29824
Phone: (803) 637-4000, Fax: (803) 637-4056.

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