Bergen County Probate Records

Search for Bergen County NJ 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.


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

Alpine Borough Clerk Alpine NJ 100 Church Street 07620 201-768-6865

Bergen County Clerk Hackensack NJ 1 Bergen County Plaza 07601 201-336-7000

Bogota Borough Clerk Bogota NJ 375 Larch Avenue 07603 201-342-1736

Borough Clerk Bergenfield NJ 198 North Washington Avenue 07621 201-387-4055

Carlstadt Borough Clerk Carlstadt NJ 500 Madison Street 07072 201-939-2850

Demarest Borough Clerk Demarest NJ 118 Serpentine Road 07627 201-768-0167

Dumont Borough Clerk Dumont NJ 50 Washington Avenue 07628 201-387-5045

Edgewater Borough Clerk Edgewater NJ 55 River Road 07020 201-945-2601

Elmwood Park Borough Clerk Elmwood Park NJ 182 Market St 07407 201-796-0700

Emerson Clerk Emerson NJ 146 Linwood Avenue 07630 201-262-6058

Englewood Cliffs Clerk Englewood Cliffs NJ 482 Hudson Terrace 07632 201-569-5252

Fair Lawn Borough Clerk Fair Lawn NJ 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue 07410 201-794-5340

Fairview Borough Clerk Fairview NJ 59 Anderson Avenue 07022 201-943-3300

Fort Lee Borough Clerk Fort Lee NJ 309 Main Street 07024 201-592-3570

Franklin Lakes City Clerk Franklin Lakes NJ 480 De Korte Drive 07417 201-891-0048

Garfield City Clerk Garfield NJ 111 Outwater Lane 07026 973-340-2001

Hackensack City Clerk Hackensack NJ 65 Central Avenue 07601 201-646-3940

Harrington Park Borough Clerk Harrington Park NJ 85 Harriot Avenue 07640 201-768-1714

Hasbrouck Heights Borough Clerk Hasbrouck Heights NJ 248 Hamilton Avenue 07604 201-288-0195

Haworth Borough Clerk Haworth NJ 300 Haworth Avenue 07641 201-384-4785


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

Allendale Municipal Court Ho-Ho-Kus NJ 333 Warren Avenue 07423 201-652-0699

Alpine Municipal Court Alpine NJ Church St 07620 201-768-6866

Bagota Municipal Court Bogota NJ 375 Larch Avenue 07603 201-342-1736

Bergen County Superior Court Hackensack NJ 10 Main Street 07601 201-527-2700

Bergen Municipal Court Hackensack NJ 10 Main Street 07601 201-336-6222

Bergenfield Municipal Court Bergenfield NJ 198 North Washington Avenue 07621 201-387-4055

Carlstadt Municipal Court Carlstadt NJ 500 Madison Street 07072 201-438-4306

Cliffside Park Municipal Court Cliffside Park NJ 525 Palisade Avenue 07010 201-945-3456

Closter Municipal Park Closter NJ 295 Closter Dock Road 07624 201-784-0600

Cresskill Municipal Court Cresskill NJ 67 Union Avenue 07626 201-569-7636

Demarest Municipal Court Demarest NJ 118 Serpentine Road 07627 201-768-1160

Dumont Municipal Court Dumont NJ 50 Washington Avenue 07628 201-387-5032

East Rutherford Municipal Court East Rutherford NJ 1 Everett Place 07073 201-438-0169

Edgewater Municipal Court Edgewater NJ 916 River Road 07020 201-943-1700

Elmwood Park Municipal Court Elmwood Park NJ 182 Market Street 07407 201-796-1360

Emerson Municipal Court Emerson NJ 146 Linwood Avenue 07630 201-262-6058

Englewood Cliffs Municipal Court Englewood Cliffs NJ 10 Stephens Terrace 07632 201-568-5047

Englewood Municipal Court Englewood NJ 73 South Van Brunt Street 07631 201-569-0255

Fair Lawn Municipal Court Fair Lawn NJ 801 Fair Lawn Avenue 07410 201-794-5348

Fairview Municipal Court Fairview NJ 59 Anderson Avenue 07022 201-943-4368

Fort Lee Municipal Court Fort Lee NJ 309 Main Street 07024 201-592-3575

Franklin Lakes Municipal Court Franklin Lakes NJ 480 De Korte Drive 07417 201-891-0048

Garfield Municipal Court Garfield NJ 111 Outwater Lane 07026 973-340-6119

Glen Rock Municipal Court Glen Rock NJ 1 Harding Plaza 07452 201-670-3950

Hackensack Municipal Court Hackensack NJ 215 State Street 07601 201-646-3971

Harrington Park Municipal Court Harrington Park NJ 85 Harriot Avenue 07640 201-768-0500

Hasbrouck Heights Municipal Court Hasbrouck Heights NJ 248 Hamilton Avenue 07604 201-288-4004

Haworth Municipal Court Haworth NJ 300 Haworth Avenue 07641 201-384-4883

Hillsdale Municipal Court Hillsdale NJ 380 Hillsdale Avenue 07642 201-666-4800


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

Fair Lawn Police Records Archive Fair Lawn NJ 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue 07410 201-794-5418