Monterey County Probate Records

Search for Monterey County CA 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.


Monterey County Clerks maintain and preserve important records for a county or local jurisdiction in Monterey County CA. This can include probate records, which may date back decades or centuries. Monterey 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 Monterey 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 Monterey County probate records through a searchable database.

Greenfield City Clerk Greenfield CA 599 El Camino Real 93927 831-674-5591

Marina City Clerk Marina CA 211 Hillcrest Avenue 93933 831-384-3715

Monterey County Clerk Salinas CA 168 West Alisal Street 93901 831-755-5066

Seaside City Clerk Seaside CA 440 Harcourt Avenue 93955 831-899-6202


Monterey 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 Monterey County CA. During a Monterey County probate case, courts create and preserve records on the will, including records on the distribution of estates, named heirs, creditors, and any dependents. Monterey 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, Monterey County land ownership, military service, residences, and any adoptions. Courts may provide online access to Monterey County probate records.

King City Superior Court King CA 250 Franciscan Way 93930 559-582-3211

Marina Superior Court Marina CA 3180 Del Monte Boulevard 93933 831-775-5400

Monterey County Superior Court Monterey CA 1200 Aguajito Road 93940 831-647-5800

Salinas Juvenile Court Salinas CA 1422 Natividad Road 93906

Salinas Superior Court Salinas CA 240 Church Street 93901 831-775-5400


Monterey County Archives collect and preserve documents and other records that have historic value in Monterey County CA. This may include Monterey County probate records that date back decades or even centuries. These probate records contain a range of important information, including the distribution of the estate, heirs named in the will, any creditors, and surviving dependents. The Monterey County public records may also include bonds, petitions, accounts, and inventories created during the probate process, as well as court orders, decrees, and distributions. Probate records are an important source for genealogical research, as they provide personal information about the deceased individual, including the names of children and spouses, residences, occupations, land ownership, military service, and any adoptions. Archives may provide online access to Monterey County probate records through searchable databases.

Monterey Diocese Archive Monterey CA 580 Fremont Street 93940 831-373-2127

Monterey Historical Archive Monterey CA 469 Pacific Street 93940 831-373-3811

Monterey Peninsula College Admission and Records Archive Monterey CA 980 Fremont Street 93940 831-645-1372