How can I find out if a Will has been probated?

Asked on November 9, 2014 under Estate Planning, Georgia


M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 6 years ago | Contributor

I am so sorry for your loss.  If there has been any proceeding filed on behalf of the estate of the decedent, it will be filed in the Probate Court in the county in which the decedent legally resided at the time of their death.  If a Will has been filed it will be a Probate Proceeding.  If there was no Will then an Administration proceeding.  Both are public records.  Good luck.

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