Essex County Probate Records

Search for Essex 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.


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

Crown Point Town Clerk Crown Point NY 17 Monitor Bay Road 12928 518-597-3235

Essex County Clerk Elizabethtown NY 7559 Court Street 12932 518-873-3600

Lake Placid Village Clerk Lake Placid NY 301 MAIN St 12946 518-523-2597

St Armand Town Clerk Bloomingdale NY 1702 State Route 3 12913 518-891-3189

Willsboro Town Clerk Willsboro NY 5 Farrell Road 12996 518-963-8933

Wilmington Town Clerk Wilmington NY 146 SPRINGFIELD Rd 12997 518-946-2105


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

Chesterfield Town Court Keeseville NY 1 Vine Street 12944 518-834-9211

Crown Point Town Court Crown Point NY 2 Miller Road 12928 518-597-4144

Elizabethtown Town Court Elizabethtown NY 7563 Court Street 12932 518-873-2047

Essex County Court Elizabethtown NY 7559 Court Street 12932 518-873-3375

Lake Placid Village Court Lake Placid NY 2693 Main Street 12946 518-523-2004

Lewis Town Court Lewis NY 8566 Route 9 12950 518-873-3204

Minerva Town Court Olmstedville NY 5 Morse Memorial Highway 12857 518-251-2869

Moriah Town Court Port Henry NY 42 Park Place 12974 518-546-9955

Newcomb Town Court Newcomb NY 5639 Highway 28N 12852 518-582-2010

North Elba Town Court Lake Placid NY 2693 Main Street 12946 518-523-9516

North Hudson Town Court North Hudson NY 2946 Route 9 12855 518-532-0587

Schroon Town Court Schroon Lake NY 15 Leland Avenue 12870 518-532-0569

St. Armand Town Court Bloomingdale NY RT3 & School St 12913 518-891-1248

Ticonderoga Town Court Ticonderoga NY 132 Montcalm Street 12883 518-585-7141

Westport Town Court Westport NY 41 Main Street 12993 518-962-4882

Willsboro Town Court Willsboro NY 5 Farrell Road 12996 518-963-8933

Wilmington Town Court Wilmington NY 146 Springfield Rd 12997 518-946-7129