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Madison County, Illinois Probate Court: Madison County Circuit Clerk

Population 269,282
County Seat Edwardsville

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the Madison County probate court's website, the address, a map and a phone number to call to get more information.

You'll also find links to:

  • frequently asked questions about Illinois probate,
  • probate forms and fees for Madison County,
  • land records office locations for Madison County.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Madison County, Illinois?

In the Illinois Court system, probate is handled by the "Circuit Courts"

The Circuit Court for Madison County:

NAME OF COURT:

Madison County Circuit Clerk

WEB ADDRESS:

Website Link

PHONE:

Courthouse:618-692-6240

Clerk: 618-692-6240

ADDRESS:

155 N Main St, Edwardsville, IL 62025

 

MAP:

GoogleMap

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

STATE INFO

Illinois Courts Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.cookcountyclerkofcourt.org/?section=DDPage&DDPage=4200#menutabs

FORMS & FEES

STATE

Illinois Probate Forms, for use in all of Illinois

Illinois Probate Forms

COUNTY-SPECIFIC

Additional Local Probate Forms specifcally for Madison County court

Madison County Probate Forms:

http://www.co.madison.il.us/departments/circuit_clerk/probate.php

 

Madison County PROBATE FEES:

Madison County, Illinois Probate Fees Information:

Illinois Probate Fees URL

Madison County Probate Fees Page

LAND RECORDS

Where can I check county land records?

In order to transfer ownership of real property after someone dies, you need to find the last recorded property deed. A county land records office is the place to research and request such deeds.

STATE LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://www.idph.state.il.us/vitalrecords/Pages/countylisting.htm

COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://reweb1.co.madison.il.us/