Fayette County Courthouse

Fayette County Courthouse from History of Fayette County, Pennsylvania, with biographical sketches of many of its pioneers and prominent men, edited by Franklin Ellis

Fayette County Courthouse
from History of Fayette County, Pennsylvania, with biographical sketches of many of its pioneers and prominent men, edited by Franklin Ellis

 

Fayette County Courthouse
61 East Main St.
Uniontown, PA  15401

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

Directions to Courthouse

Register of Wills

Phone: 724-430-1238, Fax: 724-430-1275

The office is closed between 12 – 1 p.m.

Estate Records including wills, administrations, inventories, accounts from 1784.

 

Orphans’ Court

Phone: 724-430-1238, Fax: 724-430-1275

The office is closed between 12 – 1 p.m.

Housed in the courthouse with the Register of Wills.

Administration of estates, adoptions, Appointment of guardians, Division of real estate.

Birth Registers: 1852-1855 (This register is missing) and 1894-1905.

Death Registers:  1852-1855 (not all deaths were registered in this time period) and 1894-1905.

Marriage Licenses 1885 to present.

 

Recorder of Deeds

Phone: 724-430-1238, Fax: 724-430-1458

Although the office remains open during lunch hour, no assistance is available during 12 – 1 p.m.

Grantor and Grantee indexes, deeds from 1784 to the present, mortgage books, warrant maps, subdivision plans.

The Recorder of Deeds also records oaths and commissions of county officials.

 

Prothonotary / Clerk of Courts

Phone: 724-430-1272, Fax: 724-430-4555

Responsible for maintaining the records of the civil division of the Court of Common Pleas.

Naturalizations 1784 to the present, Sheriff Deeds, Appearance Docket for civil proceedings including divorces, property disputes, etc.

 

Fayette County Courts

Phone: 724-430-1230, Fax: 724-430-1001

Docket Books of courts of Quarter Sessions and Oyer and Terminer – criminal cases as well as damages paid by fathers of illegitimate children.