Monongalia County Probate Records

Search for Monongalia 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.


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

Monongalia County Clerk Morgantown WV 243 High Street 26505 304-291-7240

Morgantown City Clerk Morgantown WV 389 Spruce Street 26505 304-284-7439


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

Granville Municipal Court Granville WV 319 Main Street 26534 304-599-5080

Morgantown Circuit Court Morgantown WV 243 High Street 26505 304-291-7216

Morgantown Magistrate Court Morgantown WV 265 Spruce Street 26505 304-291-7296

Morgantown Municipal Court Morgantown WV 300 Spruce Street 26505 304-284-7498

Westover Municipal Court Westover WV 500 DuPont Road 26501 304-296-6860