In Delaware, the Chancery Court has jurisdiction over matters related to probate and estates of decedents. There is a Chancery Court in each of the 3 counties.
Probate Divisions in Delaware by County
Register of Wills Office
555 Bay Rd., Rm. 113
Dover, DE 19901
Office hours: M-F: 8:00am-5:00pm
Register of Wills: Hon. Harold K. Brode
New Castle County
800 N. French St.
Wilmington, DE 19801
Office hours: M-F: 8:00am-4:00pm. Closed Noon-1:00pm.
Register of Wills: Ciro Poppiti III
Parking: Parking garage under the building. There is a fee. It’s accessible from 9th Street between French and Walnut Streets
Sussex County Courthouse Annex
5 E. Pine St., P.O. Box 743
Georgetown, DE 19947
Fax: 302- 853-5871
Office hours: M-F: 8:00am-4:30pm
Register of Wills: Ellen Magee
Chief Deputy: Kristine Vavala