Lyon County Probate Records

Search for Lyon 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.


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

Emporia City Clerk Emporia KS 104 East 5th Avenue 66801 620-343-4244

Lyon County Clerk Emporia KS 430 Commercial Street 66801 620-341-3245

Olpe City Clerk Olpe KS 102 Westphalia Street 66865 620-475-3780


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

Americus Municipal Court Americus KS 604 Main Street 66835 620-443-5655

Emporia District Court Emporia KS 430 Commercial Street 66801 620-341-3283

Emporia Municipal Court Emporia KS 518 Mechanic Street 66801 620-343-5666