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Fayette County, Iowa Probate Court: First Judicial District

Population 20,880
County Seat West Union

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the Fayette 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 Iowa probate,
  • probate forms and fees for Fayette County,
  • land records office locations for Fayette County.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Fayette County, Iowa?

In the Iowa Court system, probate is handled by the "District Courts"

The District Court for Fayette County:

NAME OF COURT:

First Judicial District

WEB ADDRESS:

Website Link

PHONE:

563-422-5694

ADDRESS:

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

FORMS & FEES

STATE

Iowa Probate Forms, for use in all of Iowa

Iowa Probate Forms

 

Fayette County PROBATE FEES:

Fayette County, Iowa Probate Fees Information:

Iowa Probate Fees URL

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.iowacounties.org/member-resources/county-directory/