Maryland Courts

Wills & Estates

Where do I go to obtain wills/probate information? 
Information regarding wills, probate and the registering of wills in Maryland is handled by the Register of Wills office in each jurisdiction. The Register of Wills serves as the Clerk to the Orphans Court, which has jurisdiction over judicial probate, administration of estates and conduct of personal representatives. See Maryland Register of Wills  for general information, downloadable forms and contact information for local offices. 

Can I access estate case records online?
The Register of Wills provides online access to estate records thru Estate Search.