Peoria County Probate Records

Search for Peoria 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.


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

Chillicothe City Clerk Chillicothe IL 908 North 2nd Street 61523 309-274-5518

Hanna City Village Clerk Hanna City IL 313 North 1st Street 61536 309-565-7411

Peoria County Clerk Peoria IL 324 Main Street 61602 309-672-6059


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

Peoria County Court Peoria IL 324 Main Street 61602 309-672-6070


Peoria County Archives collect and preserve documents and other records that have historic value in Peoria County IL. This may include Peoria County probate records that date back decades or even centuries. These probate records contain a range of important information, including the distribution of the estate, heirs named in the will, any creditors, and surviving dependents. The Peoria County public records may also include bonds, petitions, accounts, and inventories created during the probate process, as well as court orders, decrees, and distributions. Probate records are an important source for genealogical research, as they provide personal information about the deceased individual, including the names of children and spouses, residences, occupations, land ownership, military service, and any adoptions. Archives may provide online access to Peoria County probate records through searchable databases.

Peoria County Sheriffs Records Archive Peoria IL 301 North Maxwell Road 61604 309-697-7830

Peoria Poland-China Records Archive Peoria IL 6320 North Sheridan Road 61614 309-691-6301