Dubuque County Probate Records

Search for Dubuque 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.


Dubuque County Clerks maintain and preserve important records for a county or local jurisdiction in Dubuque County IA. This can include probate records, which may date back decades or centuries. Dubuque 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 Dubuque 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 Dubuque County probate records through a searchable database.

Dubuque City Clerk Dubuque IA 50 West 13th Street 52001 563-589-4122

Dubuque County Clerk Dubuque IA PO Box 1220 52004 563-589-4418

Dyersville City Clerk Dyersville IA 340 1st Avenue East 52040 563-589-7724

New Vienna City Clerk New Vienna IA 7271 Columbus Street 52065 563-921-2295


Dubuque 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 Dubuque County IA. During a Dubuque County probate case, courts create and preserve records on the will, including records on the distribution of estates, named heirs, creditors, and any dependents. Dubuque 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, Dubuque County land ownership, military service, residences, and any adoptions. Courts may provide online access to Dubuque County probate records.

Dubuque District Court Dubuque IA 720 Central Avenue 52001 563-589-4418