Chautauqua County Probate Records

Search for Chautauqua County NY 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.


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

Arkwright Town Clerk Cassadaga NY 3381 Tarbox Road 14718 716-595-2175

Brocton Deputy Clerk Brocton NY 34 West Main Street 14716 716-792-4160

Celoron Village Clerk Jamestown NY 21 Boulevard Avenue 14701 716-487-4175

Chautauqua County Clerk Mayville NY 3 North Erie Street 14757 716-753-4541

Clymer Town Clerk Clymer NY 595 Freeman Road 14724 716-355-2230

Falconer Clerk Falconer NY 101 West Main Street 14733 716-665-4400

Forestville Village Clerk Forestville NY 18 Chestnut Street 14062 716-965-2921

Gerry Town Clerk Gerry NY 4519 New York 60 14740 716-985-4715

Mina Clerk Sherman NY 2883 North Road 14781 716-769-7204

Sinclairville Clerk Sinclairville NY 8 Lester Street 14782 716-962-9455

Stockton Town Clerk Sinclairville NY 5823 Route 380 14782 716-595-3192

Westfield Clerk Westfield NY 23 Elm Street 14787 716-326-4961


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

Arkwright Town Court Fredonia NY 9543 Center Road 14063 716-672-8672

Brocton Village Court Brocton NY 87 West Main Street 14716 716-792-4160

Busti Town Court Lakewood NY 20 West Summit Street 14750 716-763-4695

Carroll Town Court Frewsburg NY 5 - West Main Street 14738 716-569-5365

Charlotte Town Court Sinclairville NY 8 Lester Street 14782 716-962-2004

Chautauqua County Court Mayville NY 1 North Erie Street 14757 716-753-4266

Chautauqua Town Court Mayville NY 5 South Erie Street 14757 716-753-5245

Cherry Creek Town Court Cherry Creek NY 6845 Main Street 14723 716-988-3296

Clymer Town Court Clymer NY W Main St 14724 716-355-6331

Conewango Town Court Conewango Valley NY 4762 Route 241 14726 716-358-9577

Dunkirk City Court Dunkirk NY 342 Central Avenue 14048 716-366-2055

Dunkirk Town Court Dunkirk NY 4737 Willow Road 14048 716-366-3945

Ellery Town Court Bemus Point NY 25 Sunnyside Avenue 14712 716-386-3465

Ellicott Town Court Falconer NY 215 South Work Street 14733 716-665-5317

Ellington Town Court Kennedy NY 813 West Main Street 14747 716-287-2026

Farnham Village Court Irving NY 526 Commercial Street 14081 716-549-0890

Fredonia Village Court Fredonia NY 9 Church Street 14063 716-679-2312

French Creek Town Court Clymer NY 10073 King Road 14724 716-355-4222

Gerry Town Court Gerry NY 4519 Route 60 14740 716-985-4323

Hanover Town Court Silver Creek NY 68 Hanover Street 14136 716-934-4770

Harmony Town Court Ashville NY 1001 Blockville-Watts Flats Road 14710 716-782-4460

Jamestown City Court Jamestown NY 200 East 3rd Street 14701 716-483-7561

Kiantone Town Court Jamestown NY 1521 Peck Settlement Road 14701 716-488-0031

Leon Town Court Conewango Valley NY 14751 Leon New Albion Road 14726 716-296-5507

North Harmony Town Court Lakewood NY 3445 Old Bridge Road 14750 716-789-3445

Poland Town Court Kennedy NY 3593 Church Street 14747 716-267-3809

Pomfret Town Court Fredonia NY 9 Church Street 14063 716-672-6878

Portland Town Court Brocton NY 87 West Main Street 14716 716-792-4111

Ripley Town Court Ripley NY 1 Park Avenue 14775 716-736-6881

Sheridan Town Court Silver Creek NY 2702 Main Road 14136 716-672-2600

Sherman Town Court Sherman NY 122 Park Street 14781 716-761-6770

Silver Creek Village Court Silver Creek NY 172 Central Avenue 14136 716-934-3558

South Valley Town Court Frewsburg NY 11888 Sawmill Run Road 14738 716-354-5854

Stockton Town Court Stockton NY 7344 Co Touring Route 380 14784 716-595-3192

Westfield Town Court Westfield NY 23 Elm Street 14787 716-326-6255

Westfield Village Court Westfield NY 23 Elm Street 14787 716-326-6135


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

Chautauqua County Clerks Records Archive Mayville NY 1 North Erie Street 14757 716-661-7331

Chautauqua County Sheriff Records Archive Mayville NY 15 East Chautauqua Street 14757 716-661-7935