Dutchess County Probate Records

Search for Dutchess 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.


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

Dutchess County Clerk Poughkeepsie NY 22 Market Street 12601 845-486-2100

East Fishkill Town Clerk Hopewell Junction NY 330 New York 376 12533 845-227-0172

Fishkill Village Clerk Fishkill NY 1095 Main Street 12524 845-897-4431

Hyde Park Town Clerk Hyde Park NY 4383 Albany Post Road 12538 845-229-2103

Millbrook Village Clerk Millbrook NY 35 Merrit Avenue 12545 845-677-3939

Pleasant Valley Town Clerk Pleasant Valley NY 1554 Main Street 12569 845-635-3274

Poughkeepsie Town Clerk Arlington NY 17 Tucker Drive 12603 845-485-3692

Red Hook Village Clerk Red Hook NY 7467 South Broadway 12571 845-758-1081

Stanford Town Clerk Stanfordville NY 26 Town Hall Road 12581 845-868-1366

Tivoli Clerk Tivoli NY 86 Broadway 12583 845-757-2021


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

Amenia Town Court Amenia NY 36 Mechanic Street 12501 845-373-8860

Beacon City Court Beacon NY 1 Municipal Plaza 12508 845-431-1900

Beekman Town Court Poughquag NY 4 Main Street 12570 845-724-5300

Clinton Town Court II Rhinebeck NY 1215 Centre Road 12572 845-266-5988

Dover Town Court Dover Plains NY 126 East Duncan Hill Road 12522 845-832-3461

Dutchess County Court Poughkeepsie NY 10 Market Street 12601 845-431-1710

East Fishkill Town Court Hopewell Junction NY 330 Route 376 12533 845-226-4229

Fishkill Town Court Fishkill NY 807 Route 52 12524 845-831-7860

Fishkill Village Court Fishkill NY 1095 Main Street 12524 845-897-2103

Gallatin Town Court Red Hook NY 1643 Jackson Corners Road 12571 518-398-7690

Hyde Park Town Court Hyde Park NY 4383 Albany Post Road 12538 845-229-1620

LaGrange Town Court Lagrangeville NY 120 Stringham Road 12540 845-452-1837

Milan Town Court Red Hook NY 20 Wilcox Circle 12571 845-758-6960

Millbrook Village Court Millbrook NY 35 Merrit Avenue 12545 845-677-8277

Millerton Village Court Millerton NY Simmons St & Maple Ave 12546 518-789-3080

North East Town Court Millerton NY 19 North Maple Avenue 12546 518-789-3080

Pawling Town Court Pawling NY 160 Charles Colman Boulevard 12564 845-855-3516

Pawling Village Court Pawling NY 9 Memorial Avenue 12564 845-855-5602

Pine Plains Town Court Pine Plains NY 3284 Route 199 12567 518-398-7194

Pleasant Valley Town Court Pleasant Valley NY 1554 Main Street 12569 845-635-2856

Poughkeepsie City Court Poughkeepsie NY 62 Civic Center Plaza 12601 845-483-8200

Poughkeepsie Town Court Poughkeepsie NY 17 Tucker Drive 12603 845-485-3692

Red Hook Community Justice Center Red Hook NY 88 Visitation Place 11231 718-923-8200

Red Hook Town Court Red Hook NY 7340 South Broadway 12571 845-758-4611

Red Hook Village Court Red Hook NY 7467 South Broadway 12571 845-758-4113

Rhinebeck Town Court Rhinebeck NY 80 East Market Street 12572 845-876-3858

Rhinebeck Village Court Rhinebeck NY 76 East Market Street 12572 845-876-4119

Richmond County Traffic Violations Bureau Chelsea NY 141 East Service Road 10314

Stanford Town Court Stanfordville NY 26 Town Hall Road 12581 845-868-2269

Tivoli Village Court Tivoli NY 1 Tivoli Gardens 12583 845-757-3219

Union Vale Town Court Lagrangeville NY 249 Duncan Road 12540 845-724-3288

Wappinger Town Court Wappingers Falls NY 20 Middlebush Road 12590 845-297-6070

Wappingers Falls Village Court Wappingers Falls NY 7 Mill Street 12590 845-297-6777

Washington Town Court Millbrook NY 10 Reservoir Drive 12545 845-677-6366


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

Dutchess County Records Archive Poughkeepsie NY 170 Washington Street 12601 845-486-3677

New York State Archive Poughkeepsie NY 301 Manchester Road 12603 845-485-2633

Poughkeepsie Police Records Archive Poughkeepsie NY 62 Civic Center Plaza 12601 845-451-4155