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Knox County, Tennessee Probate Court: Knox County Chancery Court

Population 432,226
County Seat Knoxville

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the Knox 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 Tennessee probate,
  • probate forms and fees for Knox County,
  • land records office locations for Knox County.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Knox County, Tennessee?

In the Tennessee Court system, probate is handled by the "Chancery Courts"

The Chancery Court for Knox County:

NAME OF COURT:

Knox County Chancery Court

WEB ADDRESS:

Website Link

PHONE:

(865) 215-2555

ADDRESS:

City County Building 
Suite 125 
400 Main Street 
Knoxville, TN 37902

MAP:

GoogleMap

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

STATE INFO

Tennessee Courts Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.tncourts.gov/sites/default/files/docs/probate_manual_final_0.pdf

COUNTY INFO

Knox County Court Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.knoxcounty.org/chancery/unrepresented_resources.php

FORMS & FEES

STATE

Tennessee Probate Forms, for use in all of Tennessee

Tennessee Probate Forms

COUNTY-SPECIFIC

Additional Local Probate Forms specifcally for Knox County court

Knox County Probate Forms:

http://www.knoxcounty.org/chancery/forms.php

 

Knox County PROBATE FEES:

Knox County, Tennessee Probate Fees Information:

Tennessee Probate Fees URL

Knox County Probate Fees Page

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://tnregisters.homestead.com/Counties.html

COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE

https://knoxcounty.org/register/