Knox County Probate Records

Search for Knox County ME 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.


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

Knox County Clerk Rockland ME 301 Park Street 04841

Vinalhaven Town Clerk Vinalhaven ME 19 Washington School Road 04863 207-863-2042


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

Knox County Superior Court Rockland ME 62 Union Street 04841 207-594-2576

Rockland District Court Rockland ME 62 Union Street 04841 207-596-2240