Erie County Probate Records

Search for Erie 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.


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

Erie County Clerk Erie PA 140 West 6th Street 16501 814-451-6250

Union City Clerk Union City PA 13 South Main Street 16438 814-438-2331


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

Corry Magistrate Court Corry PA 732 Worth Street 16407 814-665-7285

East Springfield Magistrate Court Girard PA 6880 Route 215 16417 814-922-7117

Edinboro Magistrate Court Edinboro PA 124 Meadville Street 16412 814-734-5626

Erie County Court Erie PA 140 West 6th Street 16501 814-451-6294

Erie Court Erie PA 824 East 6th Street 16507 814-451-6524

Erie District Court I Erie PA 3608 West 26th Street 16506 814-451-6518

Erie District Court II Erie PA 1021 Parade Street 16503 814-451-6530

Erie District Court III Erie PA 3921 Buffalo Road 16510 814-451-6516

Erie Magisterial Court I Erie PA 8900 Old French Road 16509 814-451-6532

Erie Magisterial Court II Erie PA 718 West 18th Street 16502 814-451-6528

Erie Magisterial Court III Erie PA 1563 West 38th Street 16508 814-451-6520

Erie Magisterial Court IV Erie PA 556 West 4th Street 16507 814-451-6526

Erie Magisterial Court V Erie PA 9333 Tate Road 16509 814-451-6511

Erie Magisterial Court VI Erie PA 460 East 26th Street 16504 814-451-6522

Mina Town Court North East PA 14736 Findley Lake Road 16428 716-769-7250

North East Magistrate Court North East PA 10300 West Main Street 16428 814-725-9695

Union City Magistrate Court Union City PA 29 South Main Street 16438 814-438-3855


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

Erie County Clerk Records Archive Erie PA 140 West 6th Street 16501 814-451-6250