McHenry County Probate Records

Search for McHenry 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.


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

Algonquin Village Clerk Algonquin IL 2200 Harnish Drive 60102 847-658-4322

Mchenry County Clerk Woodstock IL 2200 North Seminary Avenue 60098 815-334-4234

Oakwood Hills Clerk Cary IL 3020 North Park Drive 60013 815-444-9453

Riley Township Clerk Marengo IL 21451 Norway Ct 60152 815-568-7335

Wonder Lake Clerk Wonder Lake IL 4200 Thompson Road 60097 815-728-0839


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

McHenry County Court Woodstock IL 2200 North Seminary Avenue 60098 815-334-4242

McKenry District Court McHenry IL 333 South Green Street 60050 815-363-2100