Rooks County Probate Records

Search for Rooks 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.


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

Palco City Clerk Palco KS 508 MAIN St 67657 785-737-4285

Rooks County Clerk Stockton KS 115 North Walnut Street 67669 785-425-6391

Woodston City Clerk Woodston KS 512 Main Street 67675 785-994-6557


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

Palco Municipal Court Palco KS 508 Main Street 67657 785-737-4285

Plainville Municipal Court Plainville KS 222 West Mill Street 67663 785-434-2841

Stockton District Court Stockton KS 115 North Walnut Street 67669 785-425-6718

Stockton Municipal Court Stockton KS 410 South 1st Street 67669 785-425-6220