Jackson County Probate Records

Search for Jackson County MO 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.


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

Jackson County Clerk Independence MO 215 North Liberty Street 64050 816-325-4600

Kansas City Clerk Kansas MO 414 East 12th Street 64106 816-513-3360


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

Blue Springs Municipal Court Blue Springs MO 1100 Southwest Smith Street 64015 816-228-0175

Buckner Municipal Court Buckner MO 4 West Monroe Street 64016 816-650-3191

Grain Valley Municipal Court Grain Valley MO 711 South Main Street 64029 816-847-6240

Grandview Municipal Court Grandview MO 1200 Main Street 64030 816-316-4854

Greenwood Municipal Court Greenwood MO 709 West Main Street 64034 816-537-6969

Independence Circuit Court Independence MO 308 West Kansas Avenue 64050 816-881-4400

Independence Municipal Court Independence MO 111 East Maple Avenue 64050 816-325-7235

Jackson County Municipal Court Independence MO 308 West Kansas Avenue 64050 816-881-1697

Kansas City Circuit Court Kansas MO 415 East 12th Street 64106 816-881-3000

Kansas City Criminal Court Kansas MO 1315 Locust Street 64106 816-881-4350

Kansas City Municipal Court Kansas MO 1101 Locust Street 64106 816-513-2700

Lake Lotawana Municipal Court Lake Lotawana MO 100 Lake Lotawana Road 64086 816-578-2298

Lake Tapawingo Municipal Court Lake Tapawingo MO 244 Dockside Drive 64015 816-224-6645

Lee's Summit Municipal Court Lee's Summit MO 10 Northeast Tudor Road 64086 816-969-1150

Lone Jack Municipal Court Lone Jack MO 207 North Bynum Road 64070 816-697-2911

Oak Grove Municipal Court Oak Grove MO 2100 South Broadway 64075 816-690-3773

Raytown Municipal Court Raytown MO 10000 East 59th Street 64133 816-737-6008

Sugar Creek Municipal Court Sugar Creek MO 1001 Heroes Way 64054 816-521-7923


Jackson County Archives collect and preserve documents and other records that have historic value in Jackson County MO. This may include Jackson County probate records that date back decades or even centuries. These probate records contain a range of important information, including the distribution of the estate, heirs named in the will, any creditors, and surviving dependents. The Jackson County public records may also include bonds, petitions, accounts, and inventories created during the probate process, as well as court orders, decrees, and distributions. Probate records are an important source for genealogical research, as they provide personal information about the deceased individual, including the names of children and spouses, residences, occupations, land ownership, military service, and any adoptions. Archives may provide online access to Jackson County probate records through searchable databases.

Independence Merrill J Mattes Research Library & Archive Independence MO 318 West Pacific Avenue 64050 816-325-7575

Jackson County Civil Records Archive Kansas MO 626 East 25th Street 64108 816-474-3606

Jackson County Criminal Records Archive Independence MO 308 West Kansas Avenue 64050 816-881-4500

Jackson County Criminal Records Archive Kansas MO 1315 Locust Street 64106 816-881-4350

Jackson County Judicial Records Archive Kansas MO 412 West 12th Street 64105 816-881-3522

Jackson County Records Archive Independence MO 1560 West Geospace Drive 64056 816-257-7200

Kansas City National Archive Kansas MO 400 West Pershing Road 64108 816-268-8000

Kansas City National Archive Records Archive Kansas MO 2312 Bannister Road 64131 816-268-8000

Kansas City Police Records Archive Kansas MO 1125 Locust Street 64106 816-234-5100

Lees Summit National Archive Lee's Summit MO 200 Northwest Space Center Drive 64064 816-268-8100