Sumner County Probate Records

Search for Sumner 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.


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

Belle Plaine Clerk Belle Plaine KS 401 North Merchant Street 67013 620-488-3433

Caldwell City Clerk Caldwell KS 14 West Central Avenue 67022 620-845-6514

Conway Springs City Clerk Conway Springs KS 208 Spring Avenue 67031 620-456-2260

Sumner County Clerk Wellington KS 501 North Washington Avenue 67152 620-326-3395


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

Argonia Municipal Court Argonia KS 210 South Main Street 67004 620-435-6417

Belle Plaine Municipal Court Belle Plaine KS 401 North Merchant Street 67013 620-488-3525

Caldwell Municipal Court Caldwell KS 14 West Central Avenue 67022 620-845-6514

Conway Springs Municipal Court Conway Springs KS 208 Spring Avenue 67031 620-456-2345

Oxford Municipal Court Oxford KS 115 South Sumner Avenue 67119 620-455-2223

South Haven Municipal Court South Haven KS 231 North Main Street 67140 620-892-5292

Wellington District Court Wellington KS 501 North Washington Avenue 67152 620-326-5936

Wellington Municipal Court Wellington KS 317 South Washington Avenue 67152 620-326-2791