What We Do
This court handles all filings and hearings for the admission of wills, the administration of estates, applications for and administration of guardianships and conservatorships, adult protective services actions, administration of mental illness cases, adoptions, name changes, minor settlement cases, and wrongful death cases. Additionally, this court issues marriage licenses.
Notice of Unclaimed Funds:
Below is a certified list of funds remaining unclaimed and on deposit with Wood County Probate Court. Said list is being posted pursuant to Ohio Revised Code section 2335.34 and will remain posted until February 4, 2018. To claim a refund from the list, contact the Court at 419-354-9230.
Name and Amount Held:
Nancy Mullins: $7.00
Sarah Farr: $6.00
Effective January 1, 2018, the cost of an account publication will be $3.30 and an inventory publication
will be $59.85.
The Ohio Supreme Court has published its adult guardian training schedule for 2017. You can find the schedule here. Those who wish to participate in a training that is not hosted by Wood County Probate Court should do so through the Ohio Supreme Court’s Judicial e-Cademy. If Wood County hosts a training, guardians will be notified and registration will take place through our Court.
If you are interested in a rewarding volunteer career, Wood County Probate Court is seeking individuals to serve as guardians of incompetent adults in our community. Training is provided. An application can be found here. For more information, contact Jennifer Robeson at 419-354-9230.
The information provided in this web site is a time sensitive copy of certain records and may not reflect the most recent updates to the actual records. The Wood County Probate Court shall not be liable for losses or damages resulting from errors, omissions, or discrepancies in these records. The official records are located in the Wood County Probate Court, second floor of the Wood County Court House, Bowling Green, Ohio 43402.
The Wood County Probate Court personnel are prohibited by law to provide legal advice or assist in filling out forms.