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Welcome To The Register Of Wills/Clerk Of Orphans Court

 **To limit the amount of walk-in's for information, please call or email staff on procedures.**
Questions regarding this process can be answered by calling the REGISTER OF WILLS OFFICE at 724-770-4550
My staff and I appreciate the understanding and cooperation of our residents.
Tracey Antoline-Patton
Beaver County
Register of Wills and Clerk of Orphans’ Court

The Beaver County Register of Wills acts as the Register of Wills and Clerk of Orphans Court. This is a fee office, which means that a specific charge is made for each service performed. It is a complex, semi-legal office dealing with attorneys, the courts, and the public. It performs a variety of duties, some of which are:

  • Receipt of wills for probate
  • Issuance of letters of administration in cases of persons who have died intestate
  • Collection of inheritance taxes due the Commonwealth
  • Record adoptions in Beaver County
  • Receive and index all petitions processed in Orphans' Court
  • Issue marriage licenses
  • Duplicate old marriage licenses
  • House birth and death records from 1893 through 1906, all records after 1906 call PA Vital Records at 724-656-3100.
  • Record guardianships for incapacitated individuals
  • Old Wills and Orphans' Court Records

Phone: 724-770-4550

Fax: 724-728-9810

Email: tlpatton@beavercountypa.gov