King County Probate Records

Search for King County WA 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.


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

Beaux Arts Village Town Clerk Beaux Arts Village WA 10550 Southeast 27th Street 98004 425-454-8580

Bellevue City Clerk Bellevue WA 450 110th Avenue Northeast 98004 425-452-6466

Enumclaw City Clerk Enumclaw WA 1339 Griffin Avenue 98022 360-825-3591

Federal Way City Clerk Federal Way WA 33325 8th Avenue South 98003 253-835-2540

Hunts Point Clerk Hunts Point WA 3000 Hunts Point Road 98004 425-455-1834

Kent City Clerk Kent WA 220 4th Avenue South 98032 253-856-5725

King County Clerk Seattle WA 516 3rd Avenue 98104 206-477-1020

Seattle City Clerk Seattle WA 600 4th Avenue 98104 206-684-8344

Shoreline City Clerk Shoreline WA 17500 Midvale Avenue North 98133 206-801-2230

Yarrow Point Town Clerk Bellevue WA 4030 95th Avenue Northeast 98004 425-454-6994


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

Auburn Municipal Court Auburn WA 340 East Main Street 98002 253-931-3076

Bellevue County Court Bellevue WA 585 112th Avenue Southeast 98004 206-205-9200

Black Diamond Municipal Court Black Diamond WA 25510 Lawson Street 98010 360-886-7784

Bothell Municipal Court Bothell WA 10116 Northeast 183rd Street 98011 425-487-5587

Burien County Court Burien WA 601 Southwest 149th Street 98166 206-205-9200

Des Moines Municipal Court Des Moines WA 21630 11th Avenue South 98198 206-878-4597

Enumclaw Municipal Court Enumclaw WA 1339 Griffin Avenue 98022 360-825-7771

Federal Way Municipal Court Federal Way WA 33325 8th Avenue South 98003 253-835-3000

Issaquah County Court Issaquah WA 5415 220th Avenue Southeast 98029 206-205-9200

Issaquah Municipal Court Issaquah WA 135 East Sunset Way 98027 425-837-3170

Kent County Court Kent WA 1210 Central Avenue South 98032 206-205-9200

Kent Municipal Court Kent WA 1220 Central Avenue South 98032 253-856-5730

King County Superior Court Seattle WA 516 3rd Avenue 98104 206-296-9100

Kirkland Municipal Court Kirkland WA 11515 Northeast 118th Street 98034 425-587-3160

Lake Forest Park Municipal Court Lake Forest Park WA 17425 Ballinger Way Northeast 98155 206-364-7711

Maleng County Court Kent WA 401 4th Avenue North 98032 206-205-9200

Maleng Regional Superior Court Kent WA 401 4th Avenue North 98032 206-205-2501

Mercer Island Municipal Court Mercer Island WA 9611 Southeast 36th Street 98040 206-275-7604

North Bend Municipal Court North Bend WA 1550 Boalch Avenue Northwest 98045 425-888-4433

Pacific Municipal Court Pacific WA 100 3rd Avenue Southeast 98047 253-929-1140

Redmond County Court Redmond WA 8601 160th Avenue Northeast 98052 206-205-9200

Renton Municipal Court Renton WA 1055 South Grady Way 98057 425-430-6550

SeaTac Municipal Court SeaTac WA 4800 South 188th Street 98188 206-973-4610

Seattle Courthouse Seattle WA 516 3rd Avenue 98104

Seattle District Court Seattle WA 516 3rd Avenue 98104 206-205-2820

Seattle Municipal Court Seattle WA 600 5th Avenue 98104 206-684-5600

Shoreline County Court Shoreline WA 18050 Meridian Avenue North 98133 206-205-9200

Tukwila Municipal Court Tukwila WA 6200 Southcenter Boulevard 98188 206-433-1840


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

Bellevue Public Records Archive Bellevue WA 450 110th Avenue Northeast 98004 425-452-6805

King County Records Archive Seattle WA 500 4th Avenue 98121 206-296-1843

Seattle National Archive Seattle WA 6125 Sand Point Way Northeast 98115 866-272-6272