Forrest County Probate Records

Search for Forrest County MS 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.


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

Forrest County Clerk Hattiesburg MS 700 Main Street 39401 601-544-3136


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

Forrest County Clerk Records Archive Hattiesburg MS 641 Main Street 39401 601-545-6046


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

Forrest County Court Hattiesburg MS 110 Alcorn Avenue 39401 601-582-3213

Hattiesburg Circuit Court Hattiesburg MS 630 Main Street 39401 601-582-3213

Hattiesburg Justice Court Hattiesburg MS 641 Main Street 39401 601-544-3136

Hattiesburg Municipal Court Hattiesburg MS 701 James Street 39401 601-545-4933

Petal Municipal Court Petal MS 127 West 8th Avenue 39465 601-582-5351