San Diego County Probate Records

Search for San Diego 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.


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

Carlsbrand City Clerk Carlsbad CA 1200 Carlsbad Village Drive 92008 760-434-2821

Chula Vista City Clerk Chula Vista CA 276 4th Avenue 91910 619-691-5041

El Cajon County Clerk El Cajon CA 200 South Magnolia Avenue 92020 619-441-1763

Encinitas Clerk Encinitas CA 505 South Vulcan Avenue 92024 760-633-2601

Escondido City Clerk Escondido CA 201 North Broadway 92025 760-839-4617

La Mesa City Clerk La Mesa CA 8130 Allison Avenue 91942 619-667-1120

National City Clerk National CA 1243 National City Boulevard 91950 619-336-4228

San Diego County Clerk San Marcos CA 141 East Carmel Street 92078 760-940-6868

San Diego County Clerk San Diego CA 1600 Pacific Highway 92101 619-237-0502

Solana Beach City Clerk Solana Beach CA 635 Highway 101 92075 858-720-2420

Vista City Clerk Vista CA 200 Civic Center Drive 92084 760-639-6125


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

Carlsbad Records Archive Carlsbad CA 1200 Carlsbad Village Drive 92008 760-434-2808

Escondido School District Pupil Records Archive Escondido CA 420 Falconer Road 92027 760-432-2247

San Diego County Records Archive El Cajon CA 200 South Magnolia Avenue 92020 619-238-8158

San Diego Lambda Archive San Diego CA 4545 Park Boulevard 92116 619-260-1522

San Diego Student Records Archive San Diego CA 6735 Gifford Way 92111 858-496-8201


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

Chula Vista Superior Court Chula Vista CA 500 3rd Avenue 91910 619-691-4726

El Cajon Superior Court El Cajon CA 250 East Main Street 92020 619-441-4336

Kearny Mesa Traffic Court San Diego CA 8950 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard 92123 858-694-2066

Ramona Superior Court Ramona CA 1428 Montecito Road 92065 760-738-2400

San Diego Criminal Court San Diego CA 220 West Broadway 92101 619-531-4420

San Diego Juvenile Court San Diego CA 2851 Meadow Lark Drive 92123 858-694-4601

San Diego Superior Court San Diego CA 330 West Broadway 92101 619-531-3239

Vista Superior Court Vista CA 325 South Melrose Drive 92081 760-726-9595