Lea County Probate Records

Search for Lea 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.


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

Lea County Clerk Hobbs NM 5915 North Lovington Highway 88240 575-392-0312


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

Eunice Magistrate Court Eunice NM 220 W Ave O 88231 575-394-3368

Eunice Municipal Court Eunice NM 1323 Main Street 88231 575-394-2635

Hobbs Magistrate Court Hobbs NM 2110 North Alto Drive 88240 575-397-3621

Hobbs Municipal Court Hobbs NM 300 North Turner Street 88240 575-397-9272

Jal Magistrate Court Jal NM 3421 State Hwy 18 88252 575-395-2740

Jal Municipal Court Jal NM 400 S Hwy 18 88252 575-395-3314

Lovington District Court Lovington NM 100 North Main Street 88260 575-396-8571

Lovington Magistrate Court Lovington NM 100 West Central Avenue 88260 575-396-6677

Lovington Municipal Court Lovington NM 213 South Love Street 88260 575-396-4043

Tatum Municipal Court Tatum NM 121 West Broadway Street 88267 575-398-8880