Yellowstone County Probate Records

Search for Yellowstone County MT 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.


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

Laurel City Clerk Laurel MT 115 West 1st Street 59044 406-628-7431

Yellowstone County Clerk Billings MT PO Box 35030 59107


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

Billings Justice Court Billings MT 217 North 27th Street 59101 406-256-2895

Billings Municipal Court Billings MT 220 North 27th Street 59101 406-247-8690

Laurel City Court Laurel MT 115 West 1st Street 59044 406-628-1964

Yellowstone County Court Billings MT 217 North 27th Street 59101 406-256-2851


Yellowstone County Archives collect and preserve documents and other records that have historic value in Yellowstone County MT. This may include Yellowstone 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 Yellowstone 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 Yellowstone County probate records through searchable databases.

Billings Sheriffs Records Archive Billings MT 2550 3rd Avenue North 59101 406-256-2935