Yates County Probate Records

Search for Yates 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.


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

Dundee Village Clerk Dundee NY 12 Union Street 14837 607-243-5551

Torrey Town Clerk Dresden NY 56 Geneva St 14441 315-536-6376

Tyrone Town Clerk Dundee NY 435 County Road 23 14837 607-292-3101

Yates County Clerk Penn Yan NY 417 Liberty Street 14527 315-536-5150


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

Barrington Town Court Penn Yan NY 4424 Old Bath Road 14527 607-243-5323

Benton Town Justice Penn Yan NY 1000 New York 14A 14527 315-536-2320

Dundee Village Court Dundee NY 12 Union Street 14837 607-243-5152

Jerusalem Town Court Branchport NY 3816 Italy Hill Road 14418 315-595-6102

Middlesex Town Court Middlesex NY 1216 Rte 245 14507 585-554-3607

Milo Town Court Penn Yan NY 137 Main Street 14527 315-531-8816

Penn Yan Village Court Penn Yan NY 127 Main Street 14527 315-536-7243

Potter Town Court Middlesex NY 1226 Phelps Road 14507 585-554-6758

Rushville Village Court Rushville NY 1 North Main Street 14544 585-554-3415

Starkey Town Court Dundee NY 40 Seneca Street 14837 607-243-5344

Torrey Town Court Penn Yan NY 56 Geneva Street 14527 315-536-5655

Tyrone Town Court Dundee NY 596 County Road 23 14837 607-292-6695

Yates County Court Penn Yan NY 415 Liberty Street 14527 315-536-5126


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

Yates County Records Archive Penn Yan NY 417 Liberty Street 14527 315-536-5147