Schenectady County Probate Records

Search for Schenectady 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.


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

Duanesburg Town Clerk Duanesburg NY 5853 Western Turnpike 12056 518-895-8920

Schenectady County Clerk Schenectady NY 620 State Street 12305 518-388-4280


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

Duanesburg Town Court Duanesburg NY 5853 Western Turnpike 12056 518-895-8922

Glenville Town Court Schenectady NY 18 Glenridge Road 12302 518-688-1200

Princetown Town Court Schenectady NY 165 Princetown Plaza 12306 518-357-4047

Rotterdam Town Court Schenectady NY 101 Princetown Road 12306 518-355-7911

Schenectady City Criminal Court Schenectady NY 531 Liberty Street 12305 518-453-6989

Schenectady County Court Schenectady NY 612 State Street 12305 518-285-8401

Schenectady Traffic Court Schenectady NY 105 Jay Street 12305 518-453-6989

Scotia Village Court Scotia NY 4 North Ten Broeck Street 12302 518-374-2099


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

Schenectady County Records Archive Schenectady NY 100 Kellar Avenue 12306 518-355-1215

Schenectady Vital Records Archive Schenectady NY 105 Jay Street 12305 518-382-5035