Washington County Pennsylvania
and State of Pennsylvania
ARE RECORDS FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY PA
What do you need to know ?
Court of Common Pleas
1 South Main Street
Washington, PA 15301
Primary Phone: 724-228-6797
of Common Pleas Official Website
Handles domestic and large civil or felony cases.
Electronic Retrieval System (ERS):
The ERS Free Search includes names index searches for Civil and Wills/Orphans
cases. This search will only return the following case specific components:
(Case Docketing, Party Detail, Judgment Index, and other information can only be
obtained online through the Electronic Retrieval System Subscription Service
- Case Number
- Party Name
- Party Type & Number
- Case Filing Date
- Case Title
- Case Status Code
- Case Type Code
has a FREE and a SUBSCRIPTION look-up. All online activity is
monitored for excessive use. ERS Subscription Service Information
(gives link on website)
Make requests IN WRITING and give as much information as
possible. Limited or no access to Domestic Court cases (unless you were a
party in the case).
County PA Court of Common Pleas of Washington County Civil and Orphans Court Divisions
Electronic Retrieval System (unsure how far back it goes, apparently 1990s)
this PDF (Acrobat Reader) brochure to get an
idea of what TYPES OF RECORDS that the
Washington County PA Court House might have.
NOTE - WASHINGTON COUNTY REMOVED THIS PDF FROM NEW WEBSITE.
REPLACED THE PDF WITH THIS PAGE.
NOTE: Call or write the office listed for up-to-date information about
where records are stored and how to make requests.
the PDF (Acrobat Reader) Genealogy
Research Guide for Washington County, Pennsylvania prepared
by Pamela J. Nixon, Genealogy Researcher
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Washington County Courthouse (Main Address)
100 W. Beau St.
Washington, PA 15301-4402
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
The links on this page should help researchers
know which offices have what records,
and will give assistance about how to write for records.
COURT HOUSE OFFICES
Please visit each "Office" on this Web Site to see what records
the Office maintains.
Citizen's Library Link
Added July 2013
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History of this website - The first PAGenWeb Washington County coordinator was
Jean Suplick Matuson [who developed Chartiers.com. She was followed by Georgeann
Malowney [who took over Chartiers.com], then Peggy Tebbetts, and lastly,
Christina Hunt who each held prior copyrights over this website. Each
coordinator has contributed much to the preservation of Washington County
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This page last updated Thursday, February 04, 2016