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Probate Court Info for Monroe County, New York


Monroe County, New York Probate Court: Monroe County Surrogate's Court

Population 744,344
County Seat Rochester

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the Monroe County probate court's website, the address, a map and a phone number to call to get more information.

You'll also find links to:

  • frequently asked questions about New York probate,
  • probate forms and fees for Monroe County,
  • land records office locations for Monroe County.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Monroe County, New York?

In the New York Court system, probate is handled by the "Surrogate"s Court Courts"

The Surrogate"s Court Court for Monroe County:

NAME OF COURT:

Monroe County Surrogate's Court

WEB ADDRESS:

https://www.nycourts.gov/courts/7jd/monroe/Surrogate/

PHONE:

(585) 371-3310

ADDRESS:

Room 541
Hall of Justice
99 Exchange Blvd.
Rochester, NY 14614

MAP:

GoogleMap

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

STATE INFO

New York Courts Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.nycourts.gov/courthelp/WhenSomeoneDies/probate.shtml

COUNTY INFO

Monroe County Court Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.courts.state.ny.us/courts/7jd/courts/surrogates/faqs.shtml

FORMS & FEES

STATE

New York Probate Forms, for use in all of New York

New York Probate Forms:

https://www.nycourts.gov/forms/surrogates/probate.shtml

 

Monroe County PROBATE FEES:

Monroe County, New York probate fees information:

http://www.nycourts.gov/forms/filingfees.shtml

LAND RECORDS

Where can I check county land records?

In order to transfer ownership of real property after someone dies, you need to find the last recorded property deed. A county land records office is the place to research and request such deeds.

STATE LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://www.nysac.org/

COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE

https://www2.monroecounty.gov/clerk-records.php

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