Wetzel County Probate Records

Search for Wetzel 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.


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

Wetzel County Clerk New Martinsville WV 200 Main Street 26155 304-455-8224


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

New Martinsville Circuit Court New Martinsville WV 200 Main Street 26155 304-455-8219

New Martinsville Magistrate Court New Martinsville WV 303 North Main Street 26155 304-455-5171

New Martinsville Municipal Court New Martinsville WV 191 Main Street 26155 304-455-9100

Paden City Municipal Court Paden WV 208 West Main Street 26159 304-337-2281