Delaware County Probate Records

Search for Delaware County PA 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.


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

Delaware County Clerk Media PA 201 West Front Street 19063 610-891-4260

Upper Darby Township Clerk Upper Darby PA 100 Garrett Road 19082 610-734-7600


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

Aston District Court Aston PA 1 New Road 19014 610-558-3520

Brookhaven District Court Brookhaven PA 2 Cambridge Road 19015 610-874-8178

Broomall District Court Broomall PA 796 Parkway Drive 19008 610-338-2250

Chester District Court Chester PA 160 East 7th Street 19013 610-876-2151

Collingdale District Court Collingdale PA 100 Clifton Avenue 19023 610-534-3443

Crum Lynne District Court Crum Lynne PA 1201 Haverford Road 19022 610-833-2581

Darby District Court Darby PA 819 Summit Street 19023 610-534-3504

Delaware Common Pleas Court Media PA 201 West Front Street 19063

Folcroft District Court Folcroft PA 1555 Elmwood Avenue 19032 610-583-6645

Folsom District Court Folsom PA 100 MacDade Boulevard 19033 610-532-0320

Glen Mills District Court Glen Mills PA 485 Baltimore Pike 19342 610-558-3605

Glenolden District Court Glenolden PA 21 North Bartram Avenue 19036 610-583-6646

Glenolden Magistrate Court Glenolden PA 36 East Boon Avenue 19036 610-583-6647

Havertown District Court Havertown PA 525 West Chester Pike 19083 610-449-8250

Lima Magistrate Court Media PA 27 South Pennell Road 19063 610-565-4110

Linwood District Court Linwood PA 526 West Ridge Road 19061 610-859-9748

Media Court Media PA 939 North Providence Road 19063 610-566-3495

Media District Court Media PA 349 West Baltimore Avenue 19063 610-566-0872

Newtown Square District Court Broomall PA 30 Media Line Road 19008 610-356-2997

Prospect Park Magistrate District Court Prospect Park PA 917 Lincoln Avenue 19076 610-534-5627

Secane Magistrate District Court Upper Darby PA 409 Ashland Avenue 19018 610-622-8102

Sharon Hill Magistrate Court Sharon Hill PA 1023 Chester Pike 19079 610-534-5974

Springfield Magistrate Court Springfield PA 50 Powell Road 19064 610-543-2366

Upper Darby Court Upper Darby PA 7236 West Chester Pike 19082 610-734-7721

Upper Darby District Court Upper Darby PA 1550 Garrett Road 19082 610-626-6900

Wayne District Court Wayne PA 500 Chesterbrook Boulevard 19087 610-647-6533

Wayne Magistrate Court Wayne PA 230 Sugartown Road 19087 610-902-0606

Yeadon Magistrate Court Yeadon PA 536 Church Lane 19050 610-259-8848


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

Bryn Mawr Educational Records Archive Bryn Mawr PA 1062 East Lancaster Avenue 19010 610-525-8127