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  Butler County Probate Court


Name Change

A person desiring to change his or her name must be a resident of the county for at least one year prior to the filing of an application.

Applications must be filed in the probate court in the county in which the applicant resides.

A name change is an amendment to the birth certificate, it does not change the original birth certificate.

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(Due to COVID-19, all in-person guardianship classes are canceled until further notice, but can still be completed on the Supreme Court of Ohio website.)

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 Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm

 Marriage License: 8:00am - 4:00pm

  • Marriage Lic.-must arrive by 3:30pm

 Butler County Court House

  • 101 High Street Hamilton, OH 45011

Butler County Probate Court: Historic Butler County Courthouse - 101 High Street Hamilton, OH 45011    | Main Phone:  513-887-3294

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