Chippewa Probate Court Info

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If you’re looking for information about Chippewa Probate Court in Michigan, we are happy to provide you the following details:


Chippewa County Probate Court
319 Court Street
Garden Level (Basement)
Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783

Phone: 906-635-6314

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm

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About the Chippewa County Probate court

The Chippewa County Probate Court has records dating back to 1828. The first Judge of Probate in Chippewa County was Honorable Francis Audrain. In 1828, the State of Michigan was considered the Northwest Territory and bacame a State on January 26, 1837.

Probate Court has jurisdiction and handles various types of caess, including:

Decedent’s estates

Small estates

Mentally ill matters

Guardianships and/or conservatorships of both children and adults

Protective orders

Limited guardianships of both children and adults

Guardianships for developmentally disabled individuals

Names changes

Will deposit for decedent or deposit for safekeeping

Applications to open safe deposit boxes

Safe delivery of newborn

Administration of Trusts

Condemnation and drain cases


Attorneys and Probate Court

While there is no legal requirement that people use an attorney for probate proceedings, it is highly recommended. Probate proceedings of all types can be complex and difficult to understand.