Pierce County Probate Records

Search for Pierce 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.


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

Pierce County Clerk Tacoma WA 930 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 253-798-7455

Puyallup City Clerk Puyallup WA 333 South Meridian 98371 253-841-5480

Roy City Clerk Roy WA 216 McNaught Road South 98580 253-843-1113

University Place City Clerk University Place WA 3715 Bridgeport Way West 98466 253-460-2500


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

Bonney Lake Municipal Court Bonney Lake WA 19306 Bonney Lake Boulevard East 98391 253-862-6606

Fife Municipal Court Fife WA 3737 Pacific Highway East 98424 253-922-6635

Pierce County District Court Tacoma WA 930 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 253-798-7487

Pierce County Superior Court Tacoma WA 930 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 253-798-3654

Tacoma Municipal Court Tacoma WA 930 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 253-591-5357

Tennis Court Tacoma WA 920 Tacoma Avenue South 98402 718-760-6200


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

Washington Birth & Death Records Archive Tacoma WA 3629 South D Street 98418 253-798-6413