Mercer County Probate Records

Search for Mercer 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.


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

Appellate Clerk Trenton NJ 25 Market Street 08611 609-777-3086

Camden County Clerk Trenton NJ 25 Market Street 08611 609-421-6100

Hightstown Clerk Hightstown NJ 148 North Main Street 08520 609-490-5105

Hopewell Clerk Hopewell NJ 45 East Broad Street 08525 609-466-8628

Hopewell Clerk Hopewell NJ 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Road 08560 609-737-1035

Lawrence Township Clerk Lawrence NJ 357 Main Street 08311 856-447-3035

Mercer County Clerk Trenton NJ 209 South Broad Street 08608 609-989-6464

Princeton Clerk Princeton NJ 400 Witherspoon Street 08542 609-924-5704


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

East Windsor Municipal Court Hightstown NJ 80 One Mile Road Extension 08520 609-448-3228

Ewing Municipal Court Ewing NJ 2 Jake Garzio Drive 08628 609-883-2900

Hightstown Municipal Court Hightstown NJ 148 North Main Street 08520 609-490-5100

Hopewell Borough Municipal Court Hopewell NJ 4 Columbia Avenue 08525 609-466-0968

Hopewell Township Municipal Court Hopewell NJ 201 Washington Crossing Pennington Road 08560 609-737-1035

Lawrence Municipal Court I Lawrence NJ 357 Main Street 08311 856-447-3035

Lawrence Municipal Court II Lawrence NJ 2207 Lawrenceville Road 08648 609-844-7159

Mercer County Superior Court Trenton NJ 209 South Broad Street 08608 609-571-4074

NJ DMV Trenton Suspension Hearing Center Trenton NJ 120 North Stockton Street 08618 609-292-6500

Pennington Municipal Court Pennington NJ 30 North Main Street 08534 609-737-1016

Princeton Borough Municipal Court Princeton NJ 1 Monument Drive 08540 609-497-7600

Princeton Township Municipal Court Princeton NJ 400 Witherspoon Street 08542 609-924-5042

Trenton Municipal Court Trenton NJ 225 North Clinton Avenue 08609 609-989-3700

Washington Municipal Court IV Trenton NJ 1117 Route 130 08691 609-259-3522


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

Ewing State Archive Ewing NJ 2300 Stuyvesant Avenue 08618 609-292-4756

Trenton State Archive Trenton NJ 225 West State Street 08608 609-292-6260