Will County Probate Records

Search for Will 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.


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

Beecher Village Clerk Beecher IL 724 Penfield Street 60401 708-946-6388

Bolingbrook Village Clerk Bolingbrook IL 375 West Briarcliff Road 60440 630-226-8411

Braidwood City Clerk Braidwood IL 141 West Main Street 60408 815-458-2333

Elwood Village Clerk Elwood IL 201 East Mississippi Avenue 60421 815-423-5011

Homer Township Clerk Homer Glen IL 14350 West 151st Street 60491 708-301-7042

Lockport Township Clerk Lockport IL 222 East 9th Street 60441 815-838-1031

Monee Village Clerk Monee IL 5130 West Court Street 60449 708-534-8301

Will County Clerk Joliet IL 302 North Chicago Street 60432 815-740-4616


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

Bolingbrook District Court Bolingbrook IL 375 West Briarcliff Road 60440 630-226-8400

Frankfort District Court Frankfort IL 23320 South La Grange Road 60423 815-469-8101

Lockport District Court Lockport IL 220 East 9th Street 60441 815-838-0549

Monee District Court Monee IL 5130 West Court Street 60449 708-534-8301

Will County Court Joliet IL 14 Jefferson Street 60432 815-727-8592

Wilmington District Court Wilmington IL 1165 South Water Street 60481 815-476-2175