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Notary Public

A notary public is a person appointed by the Ohio Secretary of State and authorized to perform the following functions:

  • administer oaths required or authorized by law
  • acknowledge signatures for deeds, mortgages, certificates of title and other documents 
  • take depositions
  • receive, make, and record notorial protests

If you are a Hancock County resident who is interested in becoming a Notary Public, you should contact the Hancock County Clerk of Courts office at 419.424.7837 or visit the Hancock County Notary Public website.

For general information about Notaries Public, see the Ohio Notary Commission website

    Contact us
    The Findlay/Hancock County Bar Association
    Melissa Kidder - Secretary


    The Findlay/Hancock County Bar Association, Hon. Mark C. Miller, President.