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Essex County, Massachusetts Probate Court: Essex County Probate Court

Inheritance Law > US Probate Courts > Massachusetts > Essex County Probate Court

Population 743,159
County Seat Peabody

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This page will provide you with the following:

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

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Essex County, Massachusetts?

In the Massachusetts Court system, probate is handled by the "Probate Courts"

The Probate Court for Essex County:

NAME OF COURT:

Essex County Probate Court

WEB ADDRESS:

Website Link

PHONE:

Salem: 978-744-1020 x383

Lawrence: 978-686-9692

ADDRESS:

45 Congress St #170, Salem, MA 01970

MAP:

GoogleMap

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

STATE INFO

Massachusetts Courts Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.mass.gov/courts/selfhelp/wills-and-estates/

FORMS & FEES

STATE

Massachusetts Probate Forms, for use in all of Massachusetts

Massachusetts Probate Forms

COUNTY-SPECIFIC

Additional Local Probate Forms specifcally for Essex County court

Essex County Probate Forms:

https://www.mass.gov/guides/probate-and-family-court-forms

 

Essex County PROBATE FEES:

Essex County, Massachusetts Probate Fees Information:

Massachusetts Probate Fees URL

Essex 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://www.sec.state.ma.us/rod/rodgde/gdeidx.htm

COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE

https://massrods.com/essexnorth/

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