Montgomery County Probate Records

Search for Montgomery 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.


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

Irving Village Clerk Irving IL 110 State Street 62051 217-533-4345

Litchfield City Clerk Litchfield IL 120 East Ryder Street 62056 217-324-2022

Montgomery County Clerk Hillsboro IL PO Box 595 62049 217-532-9530

Nokomis City Clerk Nokomis IL 22 South Cedar Street 62075 217-563-2514

Raymond Village Clerk Raymond IL 305 West Broad Street 62560 217-229-4516

Witt City Clerk Witt IL 106 West Broadway Street 62094 217-594-2814


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

Montgomery County Court Hillsboro IL 120 North Main Street 62049 217-532-9530