Plymouth County Probate

and Family Court

Hours:  8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Table of Contents Self-Help Center Court Forms Motion/Judge's Calendars Filing Fees

 

Yearly Statistics

             
Plymouth   FY 05 FY 06 FY 07 FY 08 FY 09
             
Administration & 1,683 1,598 1,613 1,524 1,560
      Probate of Will          
Accounts   1,524 1,543 1,427 1,447 1,273
     & Other Probate          
Change of Name 171 174 157 188 176
Guardianship   665 663 704 649 662
Equity   99 95 93 71 73
Total Probate, Equity, and Change of Name 4,142 4,073 3,994 3,879 3,744
             
Adoption   172 145 126 147 128
          and Child Welfare          
Divorce and Other 1,870 1,938 2,021 1,982 1,954
   and Separate Support          
Paternity   1,317 1,448 1,435 1,737 1,806
             
All Contempt   2,112 2,269 2,337 2,267 2,257
All Modification 2,055 2,242 2,332 2,185 2,532
Abuse Prevention 773 697 761 707 682
Total Domestic Relations and Child Welfare 8,299 8,739 9,012 9,025 9,359
             
Percentage 'Probate' 33.3% 31.8% 30.7% 30.1% 28.6%
Percentage 'Domestic' 66.7% 68.2% 69.3% 69.9% 71.4%
             
Total Cases Filed 12,441 12,812 13,006 12,904 13,103

 

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