Union County Probate Records

Search for Union 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.


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

Elizabeth Clerk Elizabeth NJ 50 Winfield Scott Plaza 07201 908-820-4130

Fanwood Clerk Fanwood NJ 75 North Martine Avenue 07023 908-322-6750

Garwood Clerk Garwood NJ 403 South Avenue 07027 908-789-0780

Hillside Township Clerk Hillside NJ 1409 Liberty Avenue 07205 973-926-3000

Kenilworth Borough Clerk Kenilworth NJ 567 Boulevard 07033 908-276-9090

Mountainside Clerk Mountainside NJ 1385 U.s. 22 07092 908-232-5335

Rahway City Clerk Rahway NJ 1 City Hall Plaza 07065 732-669-3610

Roselle Park Borough Clerk Roselle Park NJ 110 Westfield Avenue East 07204 908-245-6222

Summit City Clerk Summit NJ 512 Springfield Avenue 07901 908-273-6400

Union County Clerk Elizabeth NJ 2 Broad Street 07201 908-527-4787

Union County Clerk Elizabeth NJ 2 Broad Street 07201 908-527-4787

Union County Clerk Westfield NJ 300 North Avenue East 07090 908-654-9859

Union Township Clerk Union NJ 1976 Morris Avenue 07083 908-851-8501


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

Berkeley Heights Municipal Court Berkeley Heights NJ 29 Park Avenue 07922 908-464-2700

Clark Municipal Court Clark NJ 315 Westfield Avenue 07066 732-381-5395

Cranford Municipal Court Cranford NJ 8 Springfield Avenue 07016 908-709-7242

Elizabeth Municipal Court Elizabeth NJ 208 Commerce Place 07201 908-558-6800

Fanwood Municipal Court Fanwood NJ 75 North Martine Avenue 07023 908-322-6750

Garwood Municipal Court Garwood NJ 403 South Avenue 07027 908-789-0780

Hillside Municipal Court Hillside NJ 1409 Liberty Avenue 07205 973-926-1881

Kenilworth Municipal Court Kenilworth NJ 567 Kenilworth Boulevard 07033 908-276-1104

Linden Municipal Court Linden NJ 301 North Wood Avenue 07036 908-474-8429

Mountainside Municipal Court Mountainside NJ 1385 U.s. 22 07092 908-232-5335

New Providence Municipal Court New Providence NJ 360 Elkwood Avenue 07974 908-665-1454

Plainfield Municipal Court Plainfield NJ 325 Watchung Avenue 07060 908-753-3064

Rahway Municipal Court Rahway NJ 1 City Hall Plaza 07065 732-827-2039

Roselle Municipal Court Roselle NJ 210 Chestnut Street 07203 908-259-3042

Roselle Park Municipal Court Roselle Park NJ 110 Westfield Avenue East 07204 908-241-4631

Scotch Plains Municipal Court Scotch Plains NJ 430 Park Avenue 07076 908-322-6700

Springfield Municipal Court Springfield NJ 100 Mountain Avenue 07081 973-912-2213

Summit Municipal Court Summit NJ 512 Springfield Avenue 07901 908-273-6166

Union County Superior Court Elizabeth NJ 2 Broad Street 07201 908-659-4600

Westfield Municipal Court Westfield NJ 425 East Broad Street 07090 908-789-4060

Winfield Municipal Court Winfield NJ 12 Gulfstream Avenue 07036 908-925-3852


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

Clark Township Police Records Archive Clark NJ 315 Westfield Avenue 07066 732-381-5696

Summit Foundation Records Archive Summit NJ 2 Montview Road 07901

Union County Clerk Records Archive Elizabeth NJ 2 Broad Street 07201 908-527-4787