Chaves County Probate Records

Search for Chaves County NM 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.


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

Chaves County Clerk Roswell NM 400 North Virginia Avenue 88201 575-622-2212

Roswell City Clerk Roswell NM 425 North Richardson Avenue 88201 575-624-6700


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

Chaves County Magistrate Court Roswell NM 400 North Virginia Avenue 88201 575-624-6088

Roswell District Court Roswell NM 400 North Virginia Avenue 88201 575-622-2212

Roswell Municipal Court Roswell NM 403 North Richardson Avenue 88201 575-624-6725