Chemung County Probate Records

Search for Chemung 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.


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

Chemung County Clerk Elmira NY 203 Lake Street 14901 607-737-2850

Chemung Town Clerk Chemung NY 48 Rotary Road Ext 14825 607-529-3532

Elmira Heights Clerk Elmira NY 215 Elmwood Avenue 14903 607-734-7156

Erin Town Clerk Erin NY 1138 Breesport Rd 14838 607-739-8681

Horseheads Town Clerk Horseheads NY 150 Wygant Road 14845 607-739-8783

Veteran Town Clerk Millport NY 4049 Watkins Road 14864 607-739-1476


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

Ashland Town Court Wellsburg NY 3663 6th Street 14894 607-398-7119

Baldwin Town Court Lowman NY 622 Breesport N Chemung Road 14861 607-733-7384

Big Flats Town Court Big Flats NY 476 Maple Street 14814 607-562-8443

Chemung County Court Elmira NY 224 Lake Street 14901 607-737-2084

Chemung Town Court Chemung NY 48 Rotary Road Ext 14825 607-529-3322

Elmira City Court Elmira NY 317 East Church Street 14901 607-737-5681

Elmira Heights Village Court Elmira NY 215 Elmwood Avenue 14903 607-737-6750

Elmira Town Court Elmira NY 1255 West Water Street 14905 607-734-5971

Erin Town Court Erin NY 1138 Breesport Road 14838 607-739-8681

Horseheads Town Court Horseheads NY 150 Wygant Road 14845 607-739-2113

Horseheads Village Court Horseheads NY 202 South Main Street 14845 607-739-0158

Millport Village Court Millport NY 4246 Main Street 14864 607-739-3289

Southport Town Court Elmira NY 1139 Pennsylvania Avenue 14904 607-734-4446

Van Etten Town Court Van Etten NY 83 Main Street 14889 607-589-4925

Veteran Town Court Millport NY 4049 Watkins Road 14864 607-739-3337

Wellsburg Village Court Wellsburg NY 3663 6th Street 14894 607-732-0723


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

Chemung County Records Archive Elmira NY 203 Lake Street 14901 607-737-2837