Richmond County Probate Records

Search for Richmond 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.


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

Richmond County Clerk Staten Island NY 130 Stuyvesant Pl 10301 718-675-7700

Richmond County Clerk New York NY 130 Stuyvesant Place 10301 718-675-7700

Staten Island City Clerk Staten Island NY 10 Richmond Ter 10301 718-816-2290


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

Richmond County Criminal Court Stapleton NY 67 Targee Street 10304 718-675-8558

Richmond County Supreme Court New York NY 18 Richmond Terrace 10301 718-675-8760