Orleans County, New York Courthouse

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Orleans County was organized in 1824 from the parent county of Genessee.

County Clerk

Orleans County Courthouse, Courthouse Square
3 South Main Street
Albion, New York 14411
Karen Lake-Maynard, County Clerk

1824 - Present land records, naturalization records
1880 - Present divorce and civil court records
State Census

Surrogate's Court

Orleans County Surrogate’s Court
Courthouse Square
26 E. State Street
Albion, NY 14411
(585) 589-4457[1]

The Surrogate's court is established in every county and hears cases involving the affairs of decedents, including the probate of wills and the administration of estates, guardianships, and adoptions.[2]

Orleans County Courthouse
Courthouse Square
3 South Main Street
Albion NY 14411-1497
Deborah Berry, Chief Clerk

1845 - present  Probate records

Town and city clerks have birth, marriage and death records.


  1. Genealogy: Pathfinders: Court Directory, New York State Archives, http://www.archives.nysed.gov/a/research/res_tools_path_probate_surrogate.shtml, accessed 4 January 2011.
  2. 10th Judicial District Suffolk County, Surrogate's Court at http://www.nycourts.gov/courts/10jd/suffolk/surrogates.shtml (accessed 6 December 2011)