Brown County Probate Records

Search for Brown County KS 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.


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

Brown County Clerk Hiawatha KS 601 Oregon Street 66434 785-742-2581

Everest City Clerk Everest KS 717 Main Street 66424 785-548-7776

Horton City Clerk Horton KS 205 East 8th Street 66439 785-486-2681

Morrill City Clerk Morrill KS 612 Roxanna Street 66515 785-459-2231


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

Fairview Municipal Court Fairview KS 505 W Front St 66425 785-467-3200

Hiawatha District Court Hiawatha KS 601 Oregon Street 66434 785-742-7481

Hiawatha Municipal Court Hiawatha KS 413 Oregon Street 66434 785-742-2156

Horton Municipal Court Horton KS 205 East 8th Street 66439 785-486-2694

Morrill Municipal Court Morrill KS 612 Roxanna Street 66515 785-459-2231