DeKalb County Probate Records

Search for DeKalb County AL probate records. A probate record search provides information on wills, estate distributions, heirs, surviving dependents, creditors, court ordered distributions, probate petitions, estate accounts, estate inventories, and genealogical information.


DeKalb County Clerks maintain and preserve important records for a county or local jurisdiction in DeKalb County AL. This can include probate records, which may date back decades or centuries. DeKalb County probate records include information on the distribution of an estate, named heirs, any creditors, and any dependents. These records can include documents on bonds, petitions, accounts, and inventories taken during the probate process, as well as court orders, decrees, and distributions. Probate records can be useful for DeKalb County genealogical research, as they establish a range of important personal information about the deceased individual, including previous residences, occupations, land ownership, military service, and any adoptions. The Clerk's Office may provide online access to DeKalb County probate records through a searchable database.

De Kalb County Circuit Clerk Fort Payne AL 300 Grand Avenue South 35967 256-845-8525

Fort Payne Clerk Fort Payne AL 100 Alabama Avenue Northwest 35967 256-845-1524


DeKalb County Courts are judicial bodies that operate at the federal, state, and local level to resolve legal disputes, including civil matters such as probate cases in DeKalb County AL. During a DeKalb County probate case, courts create and preserve records on the will, including records on the distribution of estates, named heirs, creditors, and any dependents. DeKalb County Courts also maintain records on petitions, bonds, accounts, and inventories taken during the probate process, as well as any court orders, decrees, and distributions. Probate records can be an important source for genealogical research, because they contain important personal information about the deceased individual, including occupations, DeKalb County land ownership, military service, residences, and any adoptions. Courts may provide online access to DeKalb County probate records.

Collinsville Courthouse Collinsville AL 39 Post Office St 35961 256-524-2135

Crossville Courthouse Crossville AL 14521 Highway 68 35962 256-528-7121

Fort Payne Courthouse Fort Payne AL 300 Grand Avenue South 35967 256-845-8525

Fort Payne Municipal Court Fort Payne AL 100 Alabama Avenue 35967 256-845-6728

Fyffe Municipal Court Fyffe AL 1514 Traylor Street West 35971 256-623-2222

Geraldine Municipal Court Geraldine AL 41303 Alabama 75 35974 256-659-2122

Henagar Courthouse Henagar AL 9252 Highway 40 35978 256-657-7691

Ider Courthouse Henagar AL 10793 Alabama 75 35978 256-657-5717

Mentone Municipal Court Mentone AL 5972 Highway 117 35984 256-634-4541

Powell Courthouse Powell AL 110 Broad Street 35986 256-638-4283

Rainsville Municipal Court Rainsville AL 115 Main Street West 35986 256-638-6334

Sylvania Municipal Court Sylvania AL 22957 Alabama 75 35988 256-638-2604

Valley Head Municipal Court Valley Head AL 41 Anderson Street 35989 256-635-6814