The Orphans Court Division is responsible for the docketing, filing, retrieval and maintenance of documents pertaining to adoptions, termination of parental rights, guardianships for minors, adjudication of incapacities, and other dependency matters relating to juveniles.

We maintain records of the accounting and distribution of estates audited by the court. In addition, escrow accounts are held by the office pending distribution by court order.

The division is also responsible for maintaining marriage records issued in this County and issue marriage licenses and certificates.


Clerk of Orphans' Court

Gina X. Gibbs



Deputy Orphans' Court

Melissa Binder (Missy)



Clerical Tech III - Orphans' Court

Amanda Hendricks (Marfa)