What is Orphans' Court?

Legal Definition
The name of a court in some of the states, having jurisdic- tion of the estates and persons of orphans.
-- Bouviers Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
In American law. Courts of probate jurisdiction, in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
Same as Prerogative court; Probate court; Surrogate court. See 128 U. S. 53, 32 L. Ed. 415, 9 Sup. Ct. Rep. 30.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary