Carroll County Probate Records

Search for Carroll County IL 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.


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

Carroll County Clerk Mount Carroll IL PO Box 152 61053 815-244-0224

Shannon Village Clerk Shannon IL 17 East Market Street 61078 815-864-2194


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

Carroll County Court Mount Carroll IL 301 North Main Street 61053 815-244-0221

Marion County Court Mount Carroll IL 101 West Broadway Street 61053 615-548-3400