The Registry of Deeds is a favourite stomping ground of mine and I am always on the look out for good advice and tips. Coupled with my many helpful links, the page had got rather unwieldy so I've split it into one top page - Registry of Deeds and 5 more focused pages below it;
Canada had lots of Irish and Scots immigrants and the latter very helpfully imported some more fulsome bureaucracy when it came to recording vital events ... thank goodness!
Sir Arthur Vicars' story was one of particularly high drama!
It was also interesting to see how they built on each other's work, particularly regarding prerogative wills. Something to bear in mind when choosing amongst the different resources for these records - check any prefaces in whole books that you can download for free that might detail their methodology (something you might miss if you are only playing "letterbox Scrabble" on FindMyPast and viewing single pages.)
Find out more on the Registry of Deeds - Online Access page via the link above.