Court of the Peculiar of the Prebendal of Bishopstone
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Printed and Published Indexes
- Index to wills, 1625-1799
- Index Wills at Salisbury 1464-1858
- Abstracts of names from all Bishopstone Peculiar wills to 1800.
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Family History Library Records
The Peculiar of Bishopstone is a prebend of Salisbury Cathedral. All prebends of Salisbury Cathedral were inibited for six months triennially by the Court of the Peculiar of the Dean of Salisbury Cathedral.