Knox County Probate Records

Search for Knox County IN 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.


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

Bicknell City Clerk Bicknell IN 119 East 2nd Street 47512 812-735-4636

Knox County Clerk Vincennes IN 111 North 7th Street 47591 812-885-2521

Vincennes City Clerk Vincennes IN 203 Vigo Street 47591 812-882-6426


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

Bicknell City Court Bicknell IN 119 East 2nd Street 47512 812-735-2463

Knox County Circuit Court Vincennes IN 111 North 7th Street 47591 812-885-2527

Knox County Superior Court I Vincennes IN 111 North 7th Street 47591 812-885-2517

Knox County Superior Court II Vincennes IN 620 Busseron Street 47591 812-882-4962


Knox County Archives collect and preserve documents and other records that have historic value in Knox County IN. This may include Knox 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 Knox 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 Knox County probate records through searchable databases.

Knox County Records Archive Vincennes IN 819 Broadway Street 47591 812-885-2557

Vincennes Police Records Archive Vincennes IN 501 Busseron Street 47591 812-882-1233