Morgan County, Alabama - Probate Office

Though all in person hearings will remain suspended through May 15, our office will REOPEN to the public on Monday, May 4th. We will be following all social distancing guidelines. Thank you.

Judge Greg Cain


Welcome to our website.

The Judge of Probate is a publicly elected official with judicial oversight of the Probate Court, but also serves as the Chief Election Official of the county and as the "Recorder's" Office - for official recordation of documents, along with many other reponsibilities. 

I am honored to serve as your Judge of Probate. My objective is to serve you with integrity and quality.  My highest priority is to offer the best service possible to the public using the most modern technology available.  

This website is another innovation allowing improved service to the public. I hope that you find it helpful, informative, and easy to navigate.  

The website is free to use.  However, to view documents you must obtain a username and password. To obtain a username and password for document searches Click Here.

Greg Cain
Probate Judge


Latest Probate News

44 Days Left to Apply for an Absentee Ballot for Primary Runoff Election

Posted: 05-26-2020

44 Days Left to Apply for an Absentee Ballot for Primary Runoff Electi...

Administrative Order

Posted: 05-05-2020

  The Probate Court of Morgan County has issued an Administrative Order concerning virtual hearin...

Election School - Online

Posted: 02-18-2020

Poll Workers can now take their training online. The online school dates are open from Monday, Fe...


To Record Documents Electronically

The Probate Court of Morgan County utilizes the option of recording certain documents by electronic means. This service is provided through the use of an approved vendor. Parties wishing to utilize this type recording service must first contact one of these vendors for details and procedures. The vendors and their contact information are:

 Simplifile 800.460.5657

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