Orange County Probate Records

Search for Orange 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.


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

Aliso Viejo City Clerk Aliso Viejo CA 12 Journey 92656 949-425-2505

Anaheim City Clerk Anaheim CA 200 South Anaheim Boulevard 92805 714-765-5166

Brea City Clerk Brea CA 1 Civic Center Circle 92821 714-990-7756

Dana Point City Clerk Dana Point CA 33282 Street of the Golden Lantern 92629 949-248-3501

Deputy City Clerk Tustin CA 300 Centennial Way 92780 714-573-3026

Fountain Valley City Clerk Fountain Valley CA 10200 Slater Avenue 92708 714-593-4445

Fullerton City Clerk Fullerton CA 303 West Commonwealth Avenue 92832 714-738-6350

Garden Grove City Clerk Garden Grove CA 11222 Acacia Parkway 92840 714-741-5040

Irvine City Clerk Irvine CA 1 Civic Center Plaza 92606 949-724-6205

Laguna Beach City Clerk Laguna Beach CA 505 Forest Avenue 92651 949-497-0705

Mission Viejo Clerk Mission Viejo CA 200 Civic Center 92691 949-470-3052

Orange Clerk Orange CA 300 East Chapman Avenue 92866 714-744-5500

Orange County Clerk Fullerton CA 201 North Harbor Boulevard 92832 714-834-2500

Orange County Clerk Laguna Hills CA 24031 El Toro Road 92653 949-600-5470

Orange County Clerk Santa Ana CA 333 West Santa Ana Boulevard 92701 714-834-2206

Placentia City Clerk Placentia CA 401 East Chapman Avenue 92870 714-961-7150

San Clemente Clerk San Clemente CA 100 Avenida Presidio 92672 949-361-8301

Yorba Linda City Clerk Yorba Linda CA 4845 Casa Loma Avenue 92886 714-961-7150


Orange County Archives collect and preserve documents and other records that have historic value in Orange County CA. This may include Orange 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 Orange 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 Orange County probate records through searchable databases.

Anaheim Police Records Archive Anaheim CA 425 South Harbor Boulevard 92805 714-765-1990

Fountain Valley Police Records Archive Fountain Valley CA 10200 Slater Avenue 92708 714-593-4450

Fullerton College Admissions and Records Archive Fullerton CA 321 East Chapman Avenue 92832 714-992-7568

Fullerton University Archive Fullerton CA 800 North State College Boulevard 92831 657-278-3444

Garden Grove Police Records Archive Garden Grove CA 11301 Acacia Parkway 92840 714-741-5719

Laguna Niguel National Archive Laguna Niguel CA 24000 Avila Road 92677 949-360-2626

Orange County Hall of Records Archive Santa Ana CA 12 Civic Center Plaza 92701 714-834-3006

Orange County Jail Records Archive Orange CA 501 The City Drive South 92868 714-935-6940

Placentia Records Archive Placentia CA 401 East Chapman Avenue 92870 714-993-8231

Placentia Records Archive Placentia CA 1301 East Orangethorpe Avenue 92870 714-985-8762

San Clemente Official Court Records Archive San Clemente CA 638 Camino De Los Mares 92673 760-533-9866

Santa Ana Police Records Archive Santa Ana CA 60 Civic Center Plaza 92701 714-245-8600


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

Fullerton Superior Court Fullerton CA 1275 North Berkeley Avenue 92832 877-872-2122

Laguna Hills Superior Court Laguna Hills CA 23141 Moulton Parkway 92653 714-449-8100

Laguna Niguel Superior Court Laguna Niguel CA 30143 Crown Valley Parkway 92677 714-449-8100

Newport Beach Superior Court Newport Beach CA 4601 Jamboree Road 92660 714-449-8100

Orange County Superior Court I Santa Ana CA 751 West Santa Ana Boulevard 92701 714-834-6614

Orange County Superior Court II Santa Ana CA 909 North Main Street 92701

Santa Ana Superior Court Santa Ana CA 700 West Civic Center Drive 92701 714-449-8100

Westminster Superior Court Westminster CA 8141 13th Street 92683 714-449-8100