Lincoln County Probate Records

Search for Lincoln 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.


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

Lincoln County Clerk Hamlin WV PO Box 497 25523 304-824-7887


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

Hamlin Circuit Court Hamlin WV 8000 Court Avenue 25523 304-824-7887

Hamlin Magistrate Court Hamlin WV 8000 Court Avenue 25523 304-824-5001

Hamlin Municipal Court Hamlin WV 220 Main Street 25523 304-824-5500

West Hamlin Municipal Court West Hamlin WV 6649 Guyan Street 25571 304-824-3055