Barbour County Probate Records

Search for Barbour County WV 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.


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

Barbour County Clerk Philippi WV 8 North Main Street 26416 304-457-3454


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

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Philippi Circuit Court Philippi WV 8 North Main Street 26416 304-457-3454

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Philippi Municipal Court Philippi WV 108 North Main Street 26416 304-457-3700