Putnam County Probate Records

Search for Putnam 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.


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

Philipstown Towon Clerk Cold Spring NY 238 Main Street 10516 845-265-3329

Putnam County Clerk Carmel NY 40 Gleneida Avenue 10512 914-225-3641

Putnam Valley Clerk Putnam Valley NY 265 Oscawana Lake Road 10579 845-526-2160

Southeast Town Clerk Brewster NY 1360 New York 22 10509 845-279-2196


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

Brewster Village Court Brewster NY 50 Main Street 10509 845-279-4020

Carmel Town Court Mahopac NY 60 McAlpin Avenue 10541 845-628-1500

Cold Spring Village Court Cold Spring NY 87 Main Street 10516 845-265-9070

Kent Town Court Carmel NY 820 Route 52 10512 845-225-1606

Nelsonville Village Court Cold Spring NY 258 Main Street 10516 845-265-2500

Patterson Town Court Patterson NY 1167 Route 311 12563 845-878-1080

Philipstown Town Court Cold Spring NY 238 Main Street 10516 845-265-2951

Putnam County Court Carmel NY 20 County Center 10512 845-225-3641

Putnam Valley Town Court Putnam Valley NY 265 Oscawana Lake Road 10579 845-526-3050

Southeast Town Court Brewster NY 1360 Route 22 10509 845-279-8939


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

Putnam County Departments & Courts Records Archive Brewster NY 121 Main Street 10509 845-278-7209

Putnam County Records Archive Brewster NY 68 Marvin Avenue 10509 845-278-3691