Ward County Probate Records

Search for Ward County ND 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.


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

Ward County Clerk Minot ND 315 3rd Street Southeast 58701 701-857-6615

Ward County Clerk Minot ND PO Box 5005 58702 701-857-6600


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

Burlington Municipal Court Burlington ND 9 Willow Street 58722 701-721-7759

Kenmare Municipal Court Kenmare ND 5 3rd Street Northeast 58746 701-385-4232

Minot District Court Minot ND 315 3rd Street Southeast 58701 701-857-6600

Minot Municipal Court Minot ND 515 2nd Avenue Southwest 58701 701-857-4759

Surrey Municipal Court Surrey ND 100 Pleasant Avenue South 58785 701-852-4154


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

Minot Warrants and Records Archive Minot ND 315 3rd Street Southeast 58701 701-857-6512