Thurston County Probate Records

Search for Thurston 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.


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

Lacey City Clerk Lacey WA 420 College Street Southeast 98503 360-491-3214

Thurston County Clerk Olympia WA 2000 Lakeridge Drive Southwest 98502 360-786-5430


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

Lacey Traffic Court Lacey WA 420 College Street Southeast 98503 360-491-3211

Olympia Municipal Court Olympia WA 909 8th Avenue Southeast 98501 360-753-8312

Tenino Municipal Court Tenino WA 149 Hodgden Street South 98589 360-264-4157

Thurston County Court Olympia WA 2000 Lakeridge Drive Southwest 98502 360-786-5450

Thurston Superior Court Olympia WA 2000 Lakeridge Drive Southwest 98502 360-786-5560

Tumwater Municipal Court Tumwater WA 555 Israel Road Southwest 98501 360-754-4190

Yelm Municipal Court Yelm WA 206 McKenzie Avenue Southwest 98597 360-458-3242


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

Olympia State Archive Olympia WA 1129 Washington Street Southeast 98501 360-586-1492

Washington Vital Records Archive Tumwater WA 101 Israel Road Southeast 98501 360-236-4300