Washington County, New York Courthouses

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Ancestors may have also been involved in municipal, state, or federal court cases. See also New York Court Records and United States Court Records.

County Clerk

Washington County Clerk
Dona Crandall
Municipal Center
Building A
383 Broadway
Fort Edward, New York 12828
Phone: 518-746-2170
Collection: Deeds from 1794 to date, unrecorded conveyances from 1742 to 1870, naturalization records from 1794 to 1952. from December 1977 to October 1991 [restricted], and from 1991 [index to certificates held by INS], births, deaths, and marriages from 1848 to 1849, marriage licensed from 1908 to 1935, probate records form 1786 to 1900, books of record and disposition of real property from 1900 to date.[1]

Surrogate's Court

Barbara Z. Smith
Washington County Surrogate's Court
Courthouse Bldg. C
383 East Broadway
Fort Edward, NY 12828
Phone: 518–746-2545, or 518–746–2526[2]
Collection: Probate records. Offers Surrogate's search service.


  1. Elizabeth Petty Bentley, Genealogist's Address Book: State and Local Resources, with Special Resources Including Ethnic and Religious Organizations, 6th ed. (Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Pub., 2009), 208. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24ben 2009.
  2. 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.