Livingston County Probate Records

Search for Livingston 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.


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

Chatsworth Town Clerk Chatsworth IL 16 North 4th Street 60921 815-635-3095

Livingston County Clerk Pontiac IL 112 West Madison Street 61764 815-844-2006


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

Livingston County Court Pontiac IL 112 West Madison Street 61764 815-844-2006