Despite it’s curious name, the Orphans’ Court plays an important part in the life of every Howard County Citizen.
The Orphans’ Court handles Wills and estates in the State of Maryland. In most counties, including Howard County, Judges to the Orphan’s Court are elected for four year terms. Their are three judges on the Howard County Orphans’ Court.
For a greater discussion of the importance and signifocance of the Orphans’ Court, learn more at the state Orphans’ Court page.