Register of Wills



Sarah E. Edwards, M.A., J.D.
Butler County Government Center
124 West Diamond Street, Level L
PO Box 1208
Butler  PA   16003
Office: 724-284-1409
Fax: 724-284-5278
Marriage Info: 724-284-5379
TTD: 724-284-5473


Hours: M-F 8:30-4:30* 
*Marriage License Bureau closes 4 PM







  • NEW!!!  The Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts (AOPC) revised and updated the following guardianship forms:  Report of Guardian of the Estate, Report of Guardian of the Person, Guardian's Inventory for a Minor, and Guardian's Inventory for an Incapacitated Person.  These updated forms are available under "Downloadable Forms." 
  • The Office of Vital Records in New Castle has opened its new location at 105 Nesbitt Road, New Castle, Pennsylvania 16105.  The office is open from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday.  Same-day service is available for individuals who apply for a copy of their birth or death certificate by 11:30 A.M.
  • Looking for Estate Notices or other legal notices requiring publication in a Pennsylvania Legal Journal?  Go to
  • You may search limited public records and E-file your Marriage License application by following this link:
PLEASE NOTE:  Both Marriage License applicants are still required to appear before a clerk in our office with the required documentation, identification, and fee.  If the proper documentation is not provided, the application will not be processed.  Additionally, the three-day waiting period does not begin until you have appeared before a clerk in our office and the application has been signed.