Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of St. Paul's Cathedral

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Step by Step

1. First search each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will, writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.

2. Proceed to "Records" (below) to determine what probate records exist for this court. Also see "Family History Library Records."

3. Contact or visit the  Guildhall Library or, hire a professional record searcher to view these records on your behalf. Officials may send upon request a list of record searchers.

4. Visit The Family History Library, or, one of its 4,500 satellite family history centers worldwide and search indexes to probate records; then with the information obtained from the index[es] you can search more quickly the original wills and admons also on microfilm via any centers near you.


Online Indexes

Printed and Published Indexes

Wills at Hertford 1415-1858 London : British Record Society, c2007 [1]

There is a card index of the Hertfordshire Wills (1560-1837) at the County Record Office, Hertford.


Archive Location

Archive Records

Church of England. Dean and Chapter of the Cathedral Church of St. Paul. Peculiar Court Wills and administrations, 1535-1837 [2]

Microreproduction of original records housed at the Principal Probate Registry. These records have been transferred to the Guildhall Library, London, and relabeled Vols.1-14.

Family History Library Records


This Jurisdiction covers the parishes of Albury, Brent Pelham, and Furneux Pelham