Register of Wills

Among the office's principal duties are:

  • Probating wills and appointing fiduciaries to administer descendants' estates
  • Filing and processing petitions for adoption and for termination of parental rights
  • Filing and processing petitions for adjudication of incapacity
  • Issuing marriage licenses
  • Processing matters involving non-profit corporations
  • Acts as agent for Inheritance Taxes due the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania


Contact the Carbon County Register Of Wills

Mailing Address 1 Hazard Square
P.O. Box 286
Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania 18229
Phone (570) 325-2261
Fax (570) 325-5098
Office Hours 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.