County Seat Benton
This page will provide you with the following:
Links to the Franklin 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 Franklin County,
- land records office locations for Franklin County.
Where to file?
Where do I file a petition for probate in Franklin County, Illinois?
The Circuit Court for Franklin County:
NAME OF COURT:
PROBATE COURT DIRECTORY FOR ALL ILLINOIS COUNTIES
FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE
FORMS & FEES
Illinois Probate Forms, for use in all of Illinois
Franklin County PROBATE FEES:
Franklin County, Illinois Probate Fees Information:
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