Dane County Probate Records

Search for Dane County WI 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.


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

Cottage Grove Village Clerk Cottage Grove WI 221 East Cottage Grove Road 53527 608-839-8064

Cross Plains Clerk Cross Plains WI 3734 County Highway J 53528 608-798-2998

Dane County Clerk Madison WI 210 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 53703 608-266-4121

Dane Village Clerk Dane WI 102 West Main Street 53529 608-849-5422

Madison Town Clerk Madison WI 2120 Fish Hatchery Road 53713 608-210-7263

Marshall Village Clerk Marshall WI 130 South Pardee Street 53559 608-655-4017

Mt Horeb Clerk Mount Horeb WI 138 East Main Street 53572 608-437-7748

Stoughton City Clerk Stoughton WI 321 South 4th Street 53589 608-873-6676

Sun Prairie Clerk Sun Prairie WI 300 East Main Street 53590 608-837-2511


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

Dane County Accident Records Archive Madison WI 115 West Doty Street 53703 608-284-6827

Dane County Records Archive Madison WI 210 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 53703 608-266-4515

Madison Government Records Archive Madison WI 30 West Mifflin Street 53703 608-266-5503

Madison Police Records Archive Madison WI 211 South Carroll Street 53703 608-266-4072

Madison Records Archive Madison WI 4622 University Avenue 53705 608-266-2995

Madison Senate Journals and Records Archive Madison WI 1 State Capitol # B20se 53702 608-266-1803

Madison University of Wisconsin Archive Madison WI 550 Babcock Drive 53706 608-262-5629

Madison University of Wisconsin Records Archive Madison WI 702 Langdon Street 53706 608-262-1953

Madison University of Wisconsin Student Records Archive Madison WI 750 Highland Avenue 53705 608-263-4939

Sun Prairie Archive Sun Prairie WI 750 Windsor Street 53590 608-837-7328

Wisconsin State Government Archive Madison WI 816 State Street 53706 608-264-6535

Wisconsin Vital Records Archive Madison WI 1 West Wilson Street 53703 608-266-1372


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

Dane County Circuit Court Madison WI 215 South Hamilton Street 53703 608-266-4625

Madison Municipal Court Madison WI 210 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 53703 608-264-9282

Middleton Municipal Court Middleton WI 7426 Hubbard Avenue 53562 608-827-1008

Monona Municipal Court Monona WI 1000 Nichols Road 53716 608-216-7422

Shorewood Hills Municipal Court Madison WI 810 Shorewood Boulevard 53705 608-267-2690

Verona Municipal Court Verona WI 111 Lincoln Street 53593 608-848-9938