Richmond County Probate Records

Search for Richmond 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.


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

Ellerbe Town Clerk Ellerbe NC 108 Page Street 28338 910-652-6251

Richmond Clerk Rockingham NC 105 West Franklin Street 28379 910-419-7400

Richmond County Clerk Rockingham NC PO Box 504 28380 910-997-8213


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

Richmond County Court Rockingham NC 114 East Franklin Street 28379 704-694-4344

Richmond District Court Rockingham NC 114 East Franklin Street 28379 910-997-9160