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''[[Antigua and Barbuda]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Antigua_and_Barbuda_Probate_Records|Probate Records]]''  
 
''[[Antigua and Barbuda]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Antigua_and_Barbuda_Probate_Records|Probate Records]]''  
  
=== Proved in Antigua ===
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=== Proved in Antigua ===
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=== Proved in Delaware  ===
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Richard Oliver of Antigua received a bequest in the will of Baldwin Johnson, of Appo. Hundred, New Castle county, Delaware, dated 1720, and proved 1721 in Delaware, see:
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*The Historical Research Committee of the Colonial Dames of Delaware. ''A Calendar of Delaware Wills, New Castle County 1682-1800''. New York: Frederick H. Hitchcock, 1911. Digital version at {{FSbook|82664}}. [See pp. 23-24.]
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=== Proved in Edinburgh  ===
  
 
=== Proved in London  ===
 
=== Proved in London  ===
  
At least 275 residents of [[Antigua and Barbuda|Antigua]] sent their wills to [[London, England|London]] to be proved in the [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury|Prerogative Court of Canterbury]]&nbsp;(PCC).<ref>Place search for 'Antigua,' in [http://nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/browse-refine.asp?CatID=6&amp;searchType=browserefine&amp;pagenumber=1&amp;query=*&amp;queryType=1 Prerogative Court of Canterbury wills (1384-1858)], Documents Online, The National Archives, 10 December 2010.</ref>  
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At least 275 residents of [[Antigua and Barbuda|Antigua]] sent their wills to [[London, England|London]] to be proved in the [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury|Prerogative Court of Canterbury]]&nbsp;(PCC).<ref>Place search for 'Antigua,' in Prerogative Court of Canterbury wills (1384-1858), Documents Online, The National Archives, 10 December 2010.</ref>  
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Oliver compiled a list:
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*'Antigua. List of Wills relating to this Island proved in the P.C.C. down to 1812,' ''Caribbeana,'' Vol. 3 (1914):180-184. Digitised by [http://www.dloc.com/UF00075409/00003/200j dLOC] - free.
  
Oliver abstracted some wills and administrations proved in the PCC in Volume 3 of:  
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Oliver also abstracted some wills and administrations proved in the PCC in Volume 3 of:  
  
*Oliver, Vere Langford. ''The History of the Island of Antigua: One of the Leeward Caribbees in the West Indies, from the First Settlement in 1635 to the Present Time''. 3 vols. London: Mitchell and Hughes, 1894-1899. {{FHL|99549|item}}; digital version at [http://www.archive.org/details/historyofislando03oliv Internet Archive] [See pp. 401-405.]
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*Oliver, Vere Langford. ''The History of the Island of Antigua: One of the Leeward Caribbees in the West Indies, from the First Settlement in 1635 to the Present Time''. 3 vols. London: Mitchell and Hughes, 1894-1899. {{FHL|99549|item}}; digital version at [http://www.archive.org/details/historyofislando03oliv Internet Archive] [See pp. 401-405, 458-460.]
  
 
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Antigua and Barbuda  Gotoarrow.png  Probate Records

Proved in Antigua

Proved in Delaware

Richard Oliver of Antigua received a bequest in the will of Baldwin Johnson, of Appo. Hundred, New Castle county, Delaware, dated 1720, and proved 1721 in Delaware, see:

  • The Historical Research Committee of the Colonial Dames of Delaware. A Calendar of Delaware Wills, New Castle County 1682-1800. New York: Frederick H. Hitchcock, 1911. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online. [See pp. 23-24.]

Proved in Edinburgh

Proved in London

At least 275 residents of Antigua sent their wills to London to be proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury (PCC).[1]

Oliver compiled a list:

  • 'Antigua. List of Wills relating to this Island proved in the P.C.C. down to 1812,' Caribbeana, Vol. 3 (1914):180-184. Digitised by dLOC - free.

Oliver also abstracted some wills and administrations proved in the PCC in Volume 3 of:

  • Oliver, Vere Langford. The History of the Island of Antigua: One of the Leeward Caribbees in the West Indies, from the First Settlement in 1635 to the Present Time. 3 vols. London: Mitchell and Hughes, 1894-1899. FHL Collection; digital version at Internet Archive [See pp. 401-405, 458-460.]

References

  1. Place search for 'Antigua,' in Prerogative Court of Canterbury wills (1384-1858), Documents Online, The National Archives, 10 December 2010.