an elective county official in most U.S. states who generally keeps records of property titles, distributes ballots, issues licenses, etc.
Words nearby county clerk
Origin of county clerk
First recorded in 1685–95
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You can procure a certified copy from the record in the county-clerk's office or from the records of the State Board of Health.Kindred of the Dust|Peter B. Kyne