Des Moines County Probate Records

Search for Des Moines County IA probate records. A probate record search provides information on wills, estate distributions, heirs, surviving dependents, creditors, court ordered distributions, probate petitions, estate accounts, estate inventories, and genealogical information.


Des Moines County Clerks maintain and preserve important records for a county or local jurisdiction in Des Moines County IA. This can include probate records, which may date back decades or centuries. Des Moines County probate records include information on the distribution of an estate, named heirs, any creditors, and any dependents. These records can include documents on bonds, petitions, accounts, and inventories taken during the probate process, as well as court orders, decrees, and distributions. Probate records can be useful for Des Moines County genealogical research, as they establish a range of important personal information about the deceased individual, including previous residences, occupations, land ownership, military service, and any adoptions. The Clerk's Office may provide online access to Des Moines County probate records through a searchable database.

Des Moines County Clerk Burlington IA PO Box 158 52601 319-753-8272

West Burlington Clerk West Burlington IA 122 Broadway Street 52655 319-752-5451


Des Moines County Courts are judicial bodies that operate at the federal, state, and local level to resolve legal disputes, including civil matters such as probate cases in Des Moines County IA. During a Des Moines County probate case, courts create and preserve records on the will, including records on the distribution of estates, named heirs, creditors, and any dependents. Des Moines County Courts also maintain records on petitions, bonds, accounts, and inventories taken during the probate process, as well as any court orders, decrees, and distributions. Probate records can be an important source for genealogical research, because they contain important personal information about the deceased individual, including occupations, Des Moines County land ownership, military service, residences, and any adoptions. Courts may provide online access to Des Moines County probate records.

Burlington District Court Burlington IA 513 North Main Street 52601 319-753-8272


Des Moines County Archives collect and preserve documents and other records that have historic value in Des Moines County IA. This may include Des Moines County probate records that date back decades or even centuries. These probate records contain a range of important information, including the distribution of the estate, heirs named in the will, any creditors, and surviving dependents. The Des Moines County public records may also include bonds, petitions, accounts, and inventories created during the probate process, as well as court orders, decrees, and distributions. Probate records are an important source for genealogical research, as they provide personal information about the deceased individual, including the names of children and spouses, residences, occupations, land ownership, military service, and any adoptions. Archives may provide online access to Des Moines County probate records through searchable databases.

Burlington Police Records Archive Burlington IA 424 North 3rd Street 52601 319-753-8357