Monroe County Probate Records

Search for Monroe 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.


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

Fairport Clerk Fairport NY 31 South Main Street 14450 585-223-0316

Hamlin Town Clerk Hamlin NY 1658 Lake Road 14464 585-964-2421

Mendon Town Clerk Honeoye Falls NY 16 West Main Street 14472 585-624-6060

Monroe County Clerk Rochester NY 39 West Main Street 14614 585-753-1914

Parma Town Clerk Hilton NY 1300 Hilton Parma Road 14468 585-392-9470

Pittsford Clerk Pittsford NY 3750 Monroe Avenue 14534 585-248-6238


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

Brighton Town Court II Rochester NY 2300 Elmwood Avenue 14618 585-784-5152

Chili Town Court Rochester NY 3235 Chili Avenue 14624 585-889-1999

Clarkson Town Court Brockport NY 3655 Lake Road 14420 585-637-1134

East Rochester Town Court East Rochester NY 120 West Commercial Street 14445 585-385-2576

Fairport Village Court Fairport NY 31 South Main Street 14450 585-223-0316

Florence Town Court Brighton NY 2 Florence Street 14610 315-245-4256

Gates Town Court Rochester NY 1605 Buffalo Road 14624 585-426-0410

Greece Town Court Rochester NY 4 Vince Tofany Boulevard 14612 585-227-3110

Hamlin Town Court Hamlin NY 1658 Lake Road 14464 585-964-8641

Henrietta Town Court Rochester NY 135 Calkins Road 14623 585-359-2640

Honeoye Falls Village Court Honeoye Falls NY 5 East Street 14472 585-624-1711

Irondequoit Town Court Rochester NY 1300 Titus Avenue 14617 585-336-6040

Mendon Town Court Honeoye Falls NY 16 West Main Street 14472 585-624-6604

Monroe County Court Rochester NY 99 Exchange Boulevard 14614 585-428-2020

Ogden Town Court Spencerport NY 269 Ogden Center Road 14559 585-617-6118

Parma Town Court Hilton NY 1300 Hilton Parma Road 14468 585-392-9470

Penfield Town Court Penfield NY 1985 Baird Road 14526 585-340-8623

Perinton Town Court Fairport NY 1350 Turk Hill Road 14450 585-223-0770

Pittsford Town Court Pittsford NY 3750 Monroe Avenue 14534 585-248-6238

Riga Town Court Churchville NY 6460 Buffalo Road 14428 585-293-3884

Rochester City Court Rochester NY 150 South Plymouth Avenue 14614 585-371-3413

Rochester Traffic Court Rochester NY 16 East Main Street 14614 585-232-2340

Rush Town Court Rush NY 5977 East Henrietta Road 14543 585-533-1130

Sweden Town Court Brockport NY 18 State Street 14420 585-637-1070

Webster Town Court Webster NY 1000 Ridge Road 14580 585-872-7022

Wheatland Town Court Scottsville NY 22 Main Street 14546 585-889-1553


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

Monroe CountyVital Records Archive Rochester NY 111 Westfall Road 14620 585-753-6000

Rochester Police Records Archive Rochester NY 400 Island Cottage Road 14612 585-581-4004