Probate Department

Probate Department

508/747-6204 Ext. 8322

The Probate Department has one Supervisor and 7 clerical employees. This Department is responsible for the processing of new complaints/petitions and docketing all filings within this Department. This Department has approximately 30 new cases and 60 filings each day.

Below is a list of some cases that this Department handles:

Probate of Estates


Guardianships of Minors

Guardianships of Mentally Ill

Rogers Cases

General Petitions

Receiver of Absentee

Sale of Real Estate

Adoptions – A Sub Unit

Change of Name – A Sub Unit

Equity – A Sub Unit