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Anderson County Probate Court


Mission Statement
Anderson County Probate Court will provide prompt, reliable, and courteous service to the public.

General Information
Probate court has exclusive original jurisdiction over all matters pertaining to Estates of decedents; protection of minors and incapacitated adults; Trusts; issuance of marriage licenses, involuntary commitment for mental illness, alcoholism, drug addiction, and active pulmonary tuberculosis; and wrongful death and survival action settlements.

Marriage License Requirements:

Fees are $46 (cash only). Without parental consent, both parties must be at least eighteen (18) years of age. Applicants must be able to provide a driver’s license or birth certificate. The bride and groom must have social security cards. A female must be at least sixteen (16) years of age, and a male must be at least sixteen (16) years of age. If the parties are under eighteen (18) years of age, the parents’ consent is required. The parents must be able to produce a certified copy of the birth certificate of the child along with a picture I. D. of the parent to prove parentage.

There is a 24-hour waiting period from the time the application is made until the time the license is picked up.

Contact Information: Pam   Cothran  


Phone: (864) 260-4049 Fax: (864) 260-4811  
Physical Address: 100 South Main Street
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Mailing Address: P.O. Box 8002 Anderson, SC 29622
Anderson County South Carolina Anderson County South Carolina 864 260 4000
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