To obtain information on old wills mail your request to the Register of Wills. Our records are from 1800 to the present day. We charge a $5.00 Research Fee per name with a maximum of 3 names per request. A check or money order should be made payable to "Register of Wills”.
Please include the following:
We will notify you by email of any information we find and the additional charge ($1.00 per page) for copies.
Old Orphans Court records consist of miscellaneous information such as widow's appraisements, estate audits, sale of real estate, etc. The information available is from 1804 through 1897. The same procedure as stated above applies.