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Dutchess Surrogate's Court

Dutchess Surrogate Court


10 Market Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Phone: 845-431-1770
Fax: 845-476-3659


Hon. James D. Pagones, AJSC

Clerk's Office

Chief Clerk
Erica DeTraglia, Esq.



Court Hours of Operation

excluding NY stat eholidays


Dutchess County Surrogate’s Court’s regular calendar before the Hon. James D. Pagones, on Thursday February 8, 2018 has been delayed from 9:30am to 11:00am. Please call the Court if you cannot appear at that time.

Fees, Forms and Instructions

Part Rules


General Information

ADA: The Courthouse is ADA accessible.
Contact the court for specific accommodations. ADA Liaisons

Directions: Driving directions

Parking: Parking and handicapped parking are available in the municipal lot.

Poughkeepsie City Bus System
Dutchess County Loop Bus System
Metro North Railroad







9th Judicial District