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You can obtain copies of the original probate records (such as wills and estate files) by writing to the county clerk at the county courthouse.  
 
You can obtain copies of the original probate records (such as wills and estate files) by writing to the county clerk at the county courthouse.  
  
The Family History Library Catalog lists films of probate records. To find the records for this county, use the [https://familysearch.org/catalog-search Place Search] for '''California - {{{1}}} - Probate records'''.<noinclude>[[Category:Templates_for_CA_pages]]</noinclude>
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The FamilySearch Catalog lists films of probate records. To find the records for this county, use the [https://familysearch.org/catalog-search Place Search] for '''California - {{{1}}} - Probate records'''.<noinclude>[[Category:Templates_for_CA_pages]]</noinclude>

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The county clerk is usually the custodian of probate records. The records include wills, fee books, claim registers, legacy records, inheritance records, probate ticklers, and dockets.

Content: Probate Records may give the decedent's date of death, names of his or her spouse, children, parents, siblings, in-laws, neighbors, associates, relatives, and their place of residence.

You can obtain copies of the original probate records (such as wills and estate files) by writing to the county clerk at the county courthouse.

The FamilySearch Catalog lists films of probate records. To find the records for this county, use the Place Search for California - {{{1}}} - Probate records.