Lenoir County Probate Records

Search for Lenoir 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.


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

La Grange City Clerk La Grange NC 203 South Center Street 28551 252-566-3186

Lenoir County Clerk Kinston NC 130 South Queen Street 28501 252-527-2547

Lenoir County Clerk Kinston NC PO Box 3289 28502 252-559-6450


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

Lenoir County Court Kinston NC 130 South Queen Street 28501 252-520-5420

Lenoir District Court Kinston NC 130 South Queen Street 28501 252-527-6231