Passaic County Probate Records

Search for Passaic 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.


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

Bloomingdale Borough Clerk Bloomingdale NJ 101 Hamburg Turnpike 07403 973-838-0778

Clifton City Clerk Clifton NJ 900 Clifton Avenue 07013 973-470-5824

Haledon Clerk Haledon NJ 510 Belmont Avenue 07508 973-595-7766

Hawthorne Clerk Hawthorne NJ 445 Lafayette Avenue 07506 973-427-5555

Little Falls Township Clerk Little Falls NJ 225 Main Street 07424 973-256-0170

Passaic County Clerk Paterson NJ 401 Grand Street 07505 973-225-3690

Pompton Lakes Clerk Pompton Lakes NJ 25 Lenox Avenue 07442 973-616-5908

Totowa City Clerk Totowa NJ 537 Totowa Rd 07512 973-956-1009

Wayne Township Clerk Wayne NJ 475 Valley Road 07470 973-694-1800


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

Bloomingdale Municipal Court Bloomingdale NJ 101 Hamburg Turnpike 07403 973-838-0127

Clifton Municipal Court Clifton NJ 900 Clifton Avenue 07013 973-470-5860

Haledon Municipal Court Haledon NJ 395 Belmont Avenue 07508 973-790-0500

Hawthorne Municipal Court Hawthorne NJ 445 Lafayette Avenue 07506 973-427-5555

Little Falls Municipal Court Little Falls NJ 35 Stevens Avenue 07424 973-256-2400

NJ DMV Paterson Suspension Hearing Center Paterson NJ 125 Broadway 07505 609-292-6500

North Haledon Municipal Court North Haledon NJ 103 Overlook Avenue 07508 973-423-0232

Passaic Municipal Court Passaic NJ 330 Passaic Street 07055 973-365-3980

Paterson Municipal Court Paterson NJ 111 Broadway 07502 973-321-1515

Pompton Lakes Municipal Court Pompton Lakes NJ 25 Lenox Avenue 07442 973-616-5908

Prospect Park Municipal Court Prospect Park NJ 106 Brown Avenue 07508 973-790-7902

Ringwood Municipal Court Ringwood NJ 60 Margaret King Avenue 07456 973-962-6146

Superior Court-Small Claims Paterson NJ 77 Hamilton Street 07505 973-247-8268

Totowa Municipal Court Totowa NJ 537 Totowa Road 07512 973-956-1006

Wanaque Municipal Court Wanaque NJ 579 Ringwood Avenue 07465 973-839-3000

Wayne Municipal Court Wayne NJ 475 Valley Road 07470 973-694-1800

West Milford Municipal Court West Milford NJ 1480 Union Valley Road 07480 973-728-2750

West Paterson Municipal Court Woodland Park NJ 5 Brophy Lane 07424 973-345-8105


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

Clifton Police Records Archive Clifton NJ 900 Clifton Avenue 07013 973-470-5877

Woodland Park Police Records Archive Woodland Park NJ 5 Brophy Lane 07424 973-357-8096