Cumberland County Probate Records (Kentucky)

Search for Cumberland County, KY 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.


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

Cumberland County District Court Burkesville KY 112 Court House Square 42717 270-864-2611