Perry County Probate Records

Search for Perry County OH 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.


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

Harrison Township Clerk Crooksville OH 309 Elizabeth Street 43731 740-982-7922

Perry County Court New Lexington OH 105 North Main Street 43764 740-342-1022

Somerset Village Clerk Somerset OH 100 Public Square 43783 740-743-2963

thornville Clerk Thornville OH 3 North Main Street 43076 740-246-6020


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

Corning's Mayor Court Corning OH 115 Corning Street 43730 740-347-4476

Crooksville's Mayor Court Crooksville OH 98 South Buckeye Street 43731 740-982-2656

New Lexington's Mayor Court New Lexington OH 125 South Main Street 43764 740-342-2177

New Straitsville's Mayor Court New Straitsville OH 114 Main Street 43766 740-394-2425

Perry County Common Pleas Court New Lexington OH 105 North Main Street 43764 740-342-1204

Shawnee's Mayor Court Shawnee OH 2nd St 43782 740-394-2462

Somerset's Mayor Court Somerset OH 100 Public Square 43783 740-743-2936

Thornville's Mayor Court Thornville OH 1 South Main Street 43076 740-246-5537

Zanesville Municipal Court Roseville OH 332 Zanesville Road 43777 740-454-3260