Summit County Probate Records

Search for Summit 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.


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

Barberton Clerk Barberton OH 576 West Park Avenue 44203 330-753-2261

Cuyahoga Falls Clerk Cuyahoga Falls OH 2310 2nd Street 44221 330-971-8110

Stow Clerk Stow OH 3760 Darrow Road 44224 330-689-2859

Summit Clerk Northfield OH 10333 Northfield Road 44067 330-908-0549

Summit County Clerk Akron OH 205 South High Street 44308 330-643-2211

Summitt County Clerk Akron OH 620 Ridgewood Road 44333 330-665-0510


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

Akron Municipal Court Akron OH 217 South High Street 44308 330-375-2572

Barberton Municipal Court Barberton OH 576 West Park Avenue 44203 330-861-7191

Boston Heights Mayor's Court Hudson OH 45 East Boston Mills Road 44236 330-650-4111

Cuyahoga Falls Municipal Court Cuyahoga Falls OH 2310 2nd Street 44221 330-564-4200

Fairlawn Mayor's Court Fairlawn OH 3487 South Smith Road 44333 330-668-9505

Macedonia Mayor's Court Macedonia OH 9691 Valley View Road 44056 330-468-8380

Northfield Mayor's Court Northfield OH 10455 Northfield Road 44067 330-467-7139

Norton Mayor's Court Norton OH 4060 Columbia Woods Drive 44203 330-825-7815

Peninsula Mayor's Court Peninsula OH 1582 Main Street 44264

Richfield Mayor's Court Richfield OH 4410 West Streetsboro Road 44286 330-659-9201

Stow Municipal Court Stow OH 4400 Courthouse Drive 44224 330-564-4200

Summit Common Pleas Court Akron OH 209 South High Street 44308 330-643-2219