Plymouth County Probate Records

Search for Plymouth 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.


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

Carver Police Clerk Carver MA 112 Main Street 02330 508-866-3465

Hanover Town Clerk Hanover MA 550 Hanover Street 02339 781-826-6400

Hingham Town Clerk Hingham MA 210 Central Street 02043 781-741-1410

Marion Clerk Marion MA 2 Spring Street 02738 508-748-3502

Marshfield Clerk Marshfield MA 870 Moraine Street 02050 781-834-5540

Middleboro Town Clerk Middleborough Center MA 10 Nickerson Avenue 02346 508-946-2410

Norwell Town Clerk Norwell MA 345 Main Street 02061 781-659-8072

Pembroke Town Clerk Pembroke MA 48 High Street 02359 413-436-5702

Plymouth County Clerk Plymouth MA 52 Obery Street 02360 508-747-8400


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

Brockton District Court Brockton MA 215 Main Street 02301 508-587-8000

Hingham District Court Hingham MA 28 George Washington Boulevard 02043 781-749-7000

Plymouth District Court Plymouth MA 11 South Russell Street 02360 508-747-0500

Plymouth Superior Court Plymouth MA 1 Court Street 02360 508-747-6911

Wareham District Court Wareham MA 2200 Cranberry Highway 02576 508-295-8300


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

Scituate Archive Scituate MA 600 Chief Justice Cushing Highway 02066 781-545-8745