Milwaukee County Probate Records

Search for Milwaukee 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.


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

Cudahy City Clerk Cudahy WI 5050 South Lake Drive 53110 414-769-2204

Franklin City Clerk Franklin WI 9229 W Loomis Rd 53132 414-425-7500

Glendale Clerk Glendale WI 5909 North Milwaukee River Parkway 53209 414-228-1752

Milwaukee County Clerk Milwaukee WI 901 North 9th Street 53233 414-278-4067

Oak Creek Clerk Oak Creek WI 8640 South Howell Avenue 53154 414-768-6510

Wisconsin State Clerk Milwaukee WI 633 West Wisconsin Avenue 53203 414-227-4680


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

Franklin Municipal Court Franklin WI 9445 West Loomis Road 53132 414-425-4768

Greendale Municipal Court Greendale WI 5911 West Grange Avenue 53129 414-423-2121

Milwaukee County Municipal Court Milwaukee WI 901 North 9th Street 53233 414-278-5362

Milwaukee Municipal Court Milwaukee WI 951 North James Lovell Street 53233 414-286-3800

Whitefish Bay Municipal Court Whitefish Bay WI 5300 North Marlborough Drive 53217 414-967-5125


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

Milwaukee Accident Records Archive Milwaukee WI 2333 North 49th Street 53210 414-935-7435