Clinton County Probate Records

Search for Clinton 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.


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

Breese City Clerk Breese IL 500 North 1st Street 62230 618-526-7731

Clinton County Clerk Carlyle IL 810 Franklin Street 62231 618-594-2464

Trenton City Clerk Trenton IL 14 West Broadway 62293 618-224-7323


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

Clinton County Circuit Court Carlyle IL 850 Fairfax Street 62231 618-594-2464