town clerk

noun
|Updated on: 5 Aug 2018

Definition of town clerk

: a public officer charged with recording the official proceedings and vital statistics of a town

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14th century

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town clerk

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legal Definition of town clerk

: a public officer charged with recording the official proceedings and vital statistics of a town

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