Bennington County Probate Records

Search for Bennington County VT 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.


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

Bennington County Clerk Bennington VT 205 South Street 05201 802-442-1043

Bennington Town Clerk Woodford VT 1391 Vermont 9 05201 802-442-4895

Peru Town Clerk Peru VT 402 Main Street 05152 802-824-3065

Pownal Town Clerk Pownal VT 467 Center Street 05261 802-823-7757

Shaftsbury Town Clerk Shaftsbury VT 61 Buck Hill Road 05262 802-442-4038


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

Bennington District Court Bennington VT 150 Veterans Memorial Drive 05201 802-447-2727

Bennington Superior Court Bennington VT 207 South Street 05201 802-447-2700