York County Orphans’ Court Rules — Rule 5

HTML Version Copyright 1995- Daniel B. Evans. All rights reserved. — Notice —   [York Co. Note to Pa.O.C. Rule 5.1: York County Civil Rule 6210 designates the York Legal Record as the legal periodical for York County. 25 Pa.B. 2048 (5/27/95).] Rule 5.1.1. Method. … Continue reading

Pennsylvania Orphans’ Court — Rule 15

HTML Version Copyright 1995- Daniel B. Evans. All rights reserved.  — Adoptions —   [Note: In Philadelphia County exclusive jurisdiction in adoption matters is vested in the Family Court Division of the Court of Common Pleas. As to adoption jurisdiction in the … Continue reading

Registers of Wills in Pennsylvania

HTML Version Copyright 1995- Daniel B. Evans. All rights reserved. (Last updated 6/8/2016) The Register of Wills of each county in Pennsylvania is responsible for the probate of wills and the grant of letters testamentary or letters of administration to the personal representatives (executor or administrator) … Continue reading