Fairfax County Probate Records

Search for Fairfax County VA 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.


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

Herndon Town Clerk Herndon VA 777 Lynn Street 20170 703-435-6804

Vienna Town Clerk Vienna VA 127 Center Street South 22180 703-255-6303


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

Fairfax County Archive Springfield VA 6800 Industrial Road 22151 703-658-3775

Fairfax County Land Records Archive Fairfax VA 4000 Chain Bridge Road 22030 703-691-7320


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

Herndon Town Court Herndon VA 765 Lynn Street 20170 703-435-6838

Vienna Town Court Vienna VA 127 Center Street South 22180 703-255-6312