Ouachita Parish Probate Records

Search for Ouachita Parish LA 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.


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

Monroe City Clerk Monroe LA 600 Calypso Street 71201 318-329-2580

West Monroe Clerk West Monroe LA 2303 North 7th Street 71291 318-396-2767


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

Calhoun Justice of Peace Court Calhoun LA 643 Highway 837 71225 318-644-2688

Monroe City Court I Monroe LA 600 Calypso Street 71201 318-329-2580

Monroe City Court II Monroe LA 400 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway 71201 318-329-2580

Monroe Justice of Peace Court I Monroe LA 16 Audubon Drive 71203 318-343-2723

Monroe Justice of Peace Court II Monroe LA 26 Quail Ridge Drive 71203 318-343-5685

Ouachita District Court Monroe LA 300 Saint John Street 71201 318-327-1444

Richwood Mayor's Court Monroe LA 5130 Brown Road 71202 318-322-2104

Sterlington Mayor's Magistrate Court Sterlington LA 503 Highway 2 71280 318-665-2157

West Monroe City Court West Monroe LA 2302 North 7th Street 71291 318-396-2767

West Monroe Justice of Peace Court I West Monroe LA 3638 Caples Road 71292 318-396-2457

West Monroe Justice of Peace Court II West Monroe LA 1532 Cypress School Road 71292 318-387-5517

West Monroe Justice of Peace Court III West Monroe LA 100 Mockingbird Lane 71292 318-323-5646


Ouachita Parish Archives collect and preserve documents and other records that have historic value in Ouachita Parish LA. This may include Ouachita Parish 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 Ouachita Parish 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 Ouachita Parish probate records through searchable databases.

Monroe Sheriffs Records Archive Monroe LA 400 Saint John Street 71201 318-329-1236

West Monroe Medical Records Archive West Monroe LA 503 McMillan Road 71291 318-329-4431