York County Probate Records

Search for York 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.


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

Alfred Town Clerk Alfred ME 16 Saco Road 04002 207-324-5872

Biddeford City Clerk Biddeford ME 205 Main Street 04005 207-284-9307

Buxton Town Clerk Buxton ME 185 Portland Road 04093 207-929-6171

Kennebunk Town Clerk Kennebunk ME 1 Summer Street 04043 207-985-3675

Lyman Town Clerk Lyman ME 11 South Waterboro Road 04002 207-499-7562

Ogunquit Town Clerk Ogunquit ME 23 School Street 03907 207-646-5139

Old Orchard Town Clerk Old Orchard Beach ME 1 Portland Avenue 04064 207-934-4042

Saco City Clerk Saco ME 300 Main Street 04072 207-284-4831

York County Clerk Alfred ME 1 Layman Way 04002


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

Biddeford District Court Biddeford ME 25 Adams Street 04005 207-283-1147

Springvale District Court Sanford ME 447 Main Street 04083 207-459-1400

York County Superior Court Alfred ME 45 Kennebunk Road 04002 207-324-5122

York District Court York Harbor ME 11 Chases Pond Road 03909 207-363-1230