Somerset County Probate Records

Search for Somerset 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.


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

Fairfield Town Clerk Fairfield ME 19 Lawrence Avenue 04937 207-453-7346

Madison Town Clerk Madison ME 26 Weston Avenue 04950 207-696-5622

Skowhegan Town Clerk Skowhegan ME 225 Water Street 04976 207-474-6902

Solon Town Clerk Solon ME 121 S Main St 04979 207-643-2812

Somerset County Clerk Madison ME 131 East Madison Road 04950


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

Skowhegan District Court Skowhegan ME 47 Court Street 04976 207-474-9518

Somerset County Superior Court Skowhegan ME 41 Court Street 04976 207-474-5161