Transylvania County Probate Records

Search for Transylvania 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.


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

Transylvania County Clerk to the Board Brevard NC 101 South Broad Street 28712 828-884-3271


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

Transylvania County Clerk of Court Brevard NC 7 East Main Street 28712 828-885-3000

Transylvania District Court Brevard NC 12 East Main Street 28712 828-694-4225