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 December 09, 2016 - Dauphin County Register of Wills and Clerk of the Orphans’ Court to temporarily relocate office during courthouse renovations

HARRISBURG, PA (December 9, 2016) - Starting in mid-December, the Dauphin County Register of Wills and Clerk of the Orphans’ Court, which is on the first floor of the county courthouse in downtown Harrisburg, will temporarily relocate its office while undergoing renovations.

The renovations are part of a long-term project to centralize the offices of Clerk of Courts; Prothonotary; Register of Wills and the Recorder of Deeds on the first floor of the courthouse and have a centralized space for the public to access records electronically. 

During the relocation of the office on December 15 and 16, 2016, services may be limited. 

From December 16, 2016, through February 10, 2017, the Register of Wills and Clerk of the Orphans’ Court office, including its Marriage License Bureau, will be temporarily relocated to the:

Dauphin County Veteran’s Building

112 Market Street, 7th Floor

Harrisburg, PA  17101

(717) 780-6500

(717) 780-6474 fax

 

“We ask for your patience as we strive to continue to serve you with exceptional service during this time of renovation and relocation,” said Dauphin County Register of Wills and Clerk of the Orphans’ Court Jean King.

 

The county Register of Wills and Clerk of the Orphans’ Court provides the following services: granting Letters Testamentary (with a will or Letters of Administration (without a will) to qualified individual for deceased residents of Dauphin County; collects inheritance taxes for the state Department of Revenue; processes applications for and issues marriage licenses; and maintains dockets and files for adoptions, incapacitated persons and the appointment of guardians.

For updated information on our office operations, please refer to Dauphin County’s website: www.dauphincounty.org/wills.

Contact: arichards@dauphinc.org
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