Northampton County Probate Records

Search for Northampton 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.


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

Cape Charles Clerk Cape Charles VA 2 Plum St 23310 757-331-3259

Northampton County Clerk Eastville VA PO Box 66 23347 757-678-0440


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

Eastville Magistrate Court Eastville VA 5245 Hornes St 23347 757-678-1364

Northampton Circuit Court Cape Charles VA 16404 Courthouse Road 23310 757-678-0465

Northampton District Court Cape Charles VA 16404 Courthouse Road 23310 757-678-0466