Chatham County Probate Records

Search for Chatham County GA 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.


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

Chatham County Clerk Garden GA 100 Central Avenue 31405 912-966-7770

Chatham County Clerk Savannah GA 124 Bull Street 31401 912-652-7875

Quitman County Clerk Georgetown GA PO Box 7 39854 229-334-2224

Savannah Clerk Savannah GA 2 East Bay Street 31401 912-651-6441


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

Chatham Magistrate Court Savannah GA 910 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 31415 912-233-5510

Garden City Municipal Court Garden GA 100 Main Street 31408 912-966-7770

Georgetown Municipal Court Georgetown GA Main St 39854 229-334-4600

Pooler Municipal Court Pooler GA 119 U.s. 80 31322 912-748-7333

Port Wentworth Municipal Court Port Wentworth GA 305 South Coastal Highway 31407 912-964-4360

Savannah Magistrate Court Savannah GA 133 Montgomery Street 31401 912-652-7193

Savannah State Court Savannah GA 133 Montgomery Street 31401 912-652-7225

Savannah Superior Court Savannah GA 133 Montgomery Street 31401 912-652-7197

Thunderbolt Municipal Court Thunderbolt GA 2821 River Drive 31404 912-354-5533