Register of Wills

The Register of Wills and Clerk of the Orphans' Court Office provides a variety of services to the public, such as:
  • Probate of decedent estates
  • Collection of inheritance taxes
  • Issuance of marriage licenses
  • Maintenance of records pertaining to adoptions, guardianship, and estates
We are located on the second floor of the new courthouse.
We do not schedule appointments.

On Wednesday, December 17, 2014 the office will be closed from 11:30am-1:30pm.  No services will be provided or marriage licenses issued during that time.   
Chief Deputy : Jami Rhynes 
717-295-5907
Email


Divisions

  • Probates and Estates
Elaine Yohn
Laura Lastowski
Phone: 717-299-8242, or 299-8243
Fax:     717-295-5914

Email

  • Adoptions & Guardianship
Cindy L. Rowe
Deputy Clerk of the Orphans' Court
Email
717-295-2001

  • Inheritance Tax Division
Sharon Burnside
Inheritance Tax Clerk
Email
717-299-8246

  • Marriage Department
Kelli Baker
Marriage Clerk
Email 717-295-3533

24 Hour Marriage Hotline: 295-3522