Barnstable County Probate Records

Search for Barnstable County MA 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.


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

Barnstable County Clerk Barnstable MA Rte 6A 02630 508-375-6761

Brewster Town Clerk Brewster MA 2198 Main Street 02631 508-896-9430

Sandwich Town Clerk Sandwich MA 145 Main Street 02563 508-888-0340


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

Barnstable County Superior Court Barnstable MA 3195 Main Street 02630 508-375-6684

Barnstable District Court Barnstable MA 3195 Main Street 02630 508-375-6765

Falmouth District Court Falmouth MA 161 Jones Road 02540 508-495-1500

Orleans District Court Orleans MA 237 Rock Harbor Road 02653 508-255-4700


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

Hyannis Barnstable Vital Records Archive Barnstable MA 367 Main Street 02601 508-790-6239

Sandwich Archive Sandwich MA 145 Main Street 02563 508-888-0340

Truro Archive Truro MA 13 Truro Center Road 02536 508-349-0200