Richland County Probate Records

Search for Richland 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.


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

Mansfield Clerk Mansfield OH 30 North Diamond Street 44902 419-755-9632

Richland County Clerk Mansfield OH 50 Park Avenue East 44902 419-774-5549


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

Bellville Mayor's Court Bellville OH 142 Park Place 44813 419-866-2245

Butler Mayor's Court Butler OH 33 West Elm Street 44822 419-883-2481

Lexington Mayor's Court Lexington OH 44 West Main Street 44904 419-884-0278

Lucas Mayor's Court Lucas OH 101 1st Avenue 44843 419-892-2178

Mansfield Municipal Court Mansfield OH 30 North Diamond Street 44902 419-755-9651

Ontario Mayor's Court Ontario OH 555 Stumbo Road North 44906 419-529-3723

Richland Common Pleas Court Mansfield OH 50 Park Avenue East 44902 419-774-5567

Shelby Municipal Court Shelby OH 18 West Main Street 44875 419-342-2896

Shiloh Mayor's Court Shiloh OH 13 West Main Street 44878 419-896-2011


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

Mansfield Police Records Archive Mansfield OH 30 North Diamond Street 44902 419-755-9770