Macoupin County Probate Records

Search for Macoupin 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.


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

Gillespie City Clerk Gillespie IL 115 North Macoupin Street 62033 217-839-2919

Girard City Clerk Girard IL 111 West Madison Street 62640 217-627-3512

Macoupin County Clerk Carlinville IL 201 East Main Street 62626 217-854-3214

Staunton Clerk Staunton IL 304 West Main Street 62088 618-635-2233

Virden City Clerk Virden IL 101 West Jackson Street 62690 217-965-5805


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

Macoupin County Court Carlinville IL 210 East Main Street 62626 217-854-3214