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    Location and Hours

    PROBATE COURT mailing address:        
    41 N. Perry Street , 
    2nd Floor
    Dayton, OH 45422-2155

    PROBATE COURT physical address:
    41 N. Perry Street, 2nd Floor
    Dayton, OH 45402

    Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday -Friday (except legal Holidays).
    Transactions requiring the payment of costs are concluded by 4:15 p.m.



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    Probate Court will be closed on the following dates in 2015:

    Monday January 19, 2015

    Martin Luther King Jr. Day 

    Monday February 16, 2015

    Presidents' Day 

    Monday May 25, 2015

    Memorial Day 

    Friday July 3, 2015

    Independence Day (observed)

    Monday September 7, 2015

    Labor Day 

    Monday October 12, 2015

    Columbus Day 

    Wednesday November 11, 2015

    Veteran's Day 

    Thursday November 26, 2015

    Thanksgiving Day 

    Friday November 27, 2015

    Day after Thanksgiving Day 

    Friday December 11, 2015

    Court closes at 11:15 a. m. for Staff Development

    Friday December 25, 2015

    Christmas Day 

    The Supreme Court of Ohio
    The Supreme Court of Ohio announced on March 10, 2015 the adoption of new rules to govern adult guardianships in Ohio.The rules become effective June 1, 2015.  Read More...
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    Attention: New & Revised Probate Forms have been posted on the Probate Webpage.

    Attorneys, please note that Form 14.0, Application to Approve  Settlement  and Distribution of Wrongful Death and Survival Claims has been amended effective January 1, 2015.  The amended forms may be found on this website and at the Court.
    The Court is accepting the amended form only

    for 2015:

    January 19, 2015 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    February 16, 2015 for Presidents' Day

    May 25, 2015  Memorial Day

    July 3, 2015  Independence Day

    September 7, 2015 for Labor Day

    October 12, 2015  Columbus Day

    November 11, 2015  Veteran's Day

    November 26, 2015  Thanksgiving Day

    November 27, 2015 Day after Thanksgiving Day

    December 11, 2015 Court closes at 11:15 a.m. for Staff Develpment

    December 25, 2015 Christmas Day 





    Montgomery County Probate Court is proud to announce that Judge Alice O. McCollum is participating in the National Adoption Day on Thursday, November 20, 2014.
    This local celebration is part of the nationwide effort to call attention to the thousands of foster children waiting for adoption and to celebrate all the families that do adopt.

    To see pictures of the Adoption proceedings go to the Adoption link in the left hand column.