Lackawanna County Probate Records

Search for Lackawanna 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.


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

Lackawanna County Clerk Scranton PA 507 Linden Street 18503 570-963-6702


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

Archbald Magistrate Court Archbald PA 400 Church Street 18403 570-876-0570

Carbondale Magistrate Court Carbondale PA 38 North Main Street 18407 570-282-3181

Chinchilla Magistrate Court Clarks Summit PA 104 Shady Lane Road 18411 570-587-1909

Dickson City Magistrate Court Dickson City PA 901 Enterprise Street 18519 570-383-0421

Dunmore Magistrate Court Dunmore PA 2012 West Pine Street 18512 570-963-6521

Lackawanna Common Pleas Court Scranton PA 200 North Washington Avenue 18503 570-963-6452

Lackawanna County Central Court Scranton PA 200 North Washington Avenue 18503 570-963-6436

Magisterial Scranton Court Scranton PA 509 Cedar Avenue 18505 570-963-6516

Moscow Magistrate Court Moscow PA 119 North Main Street 18444 570-842-2111

Old Forge Magistrate Court Old Forge PA 1 Maxson Drive 18518 570-457-3320

Scranton District Court Scranton PA 1600 Farr Street 18504 570-963-6504

Scranton Magistrate Court I Scranton PA 135 Jefferson Avenue 18503 570-963-6518

Scranton Magistrate Court II Scranton PA 150103 Capouse Ave 18509 570-963-6501


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

Scranton Central Records Archive Scranton PA 100 South Washington Avenue 18503 570-348-4150