Welcome

Welcome to the Seneca County Clerk of Courts' website. I am pleased to provide this web page as a public service to our community. I hope you will find it helpful and easy to navigate. The Seneca County Clerk of Courts' Legal Department and Title Department strive to provide fast, efficient and friendly service to the people that we serve on a daily basis.


Jean A. Eckelberry
Seneca County Clerk of Courts







The Clerk of Courts has two main divisions - the legal office and the title office.

  • The duties of the Clerk's Legal Office are to process and preserve the pleadings for all civil, felony criminal, and domestic relations cases of the Seneca County Common Pleas Court. Appeal cases to the Third District Court of Appeals from the county are filed through this office.
  • The duties of the Clerk' Title Office is to issue titles for cars, trucks, motorcycles, trailers, mobile homes, boats and motors.

Court Case Inquiry



The Court Case Inquiry (located above and to the left) includes Domestic, Civil, Felony Criminal, Certificate of Judgments of Seneca County Common Pleas Court and appeal cases of the Third District Court of Appeals . The cases contained on the Court Case Inquiry have a beginning date of January 1, 1993. However, if a post-decree action has been filed, some older Domestic cases may also appear on the Court Case Inquiry

Links to Local Courts:



Judges' Website
Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court

Ohio's Clerks of the Court of Common Pleas also:

  • Accept bonds
  • Call Juries
  • Record Notary Commissions
  • Administer Oaths
  • Naturalization Records