Catawba County Probate Records

Search for Catawba County NC 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.


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

Catawba County Clerk Newton NC PO Box 389 28658 828-465-8392

Hickory City Clerk Hickory NC 76 North Center Street 28601 828-323-7413

Maiden Town Clerk Maiden NC 19 North Main Avenue 28650 828-428-5010


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

Catawba County Court Newton NC 100 Southwest Boulevard 28658 828-466-6100

Catawba District Court Hickory NC 111 Main Avenue Northeast 28601 828-328-5521


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

Newton Sheriff's Department Records Archive Newton NC 100 Southwest Boulevard 28658 828-465-8300