Rice County Probate Records

Search for Rice 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.


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

Chase City Clerk Chase KS 507 Main Street 67524 620-938-2911

Rice County Clerk Lyons KS 101 West Commercial Street 67554 620-257-2232


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

Bushton Municipal Court Bushton KS 217 South Main Street 67427 620-562-3407

Chase Municipal Court Chase KS 507 Main Street 67524 620-938-2911

Geneseo Municipal Court Geneseo KS 600 Main Street 67444 620-824-6232

Little River Municipal Court Little River KS 125 Main Street 67457 620-897-6260

Lyons District Court Lyons KS 101 West Commercial Street 67554 620-257-2383

Lyons Municipal Court Lyons KS 217 East Avenue South 67554 620-257-2320

Sterling Municipal Court Sterling KS 114 North Broadway Avenue 67579 620-278-3411