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For an explanation of probate records in England, click [[England Probate Records|here]].
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[[England]] > [[Cambridgeshire]], > [[Cambridgeshire Probate Records]]  
  
Click [[Cambridgeshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes A-B|here]] to see other Cambridge parishes.  
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Before 1858, probate of the estates of deceased persons was handled by eccelesiastical courts of the Church of England.  Every parish was under the jurisdiction of a primary court and several secondary courts.  
  
Return to the [[Cambridgeshire|Cambridge County]] page.  
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Below is a list of Cambridgeshire towns and parishes beginning with the letters D through G and the pre-1858 courts that had jurisdiction over them.  Search the courts in the order listed.  Search indexes first.  For indexes, click on a court name.  
  
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For other places, click on the link for the letter a parish name begins with:&nbsp; [[Cambridgeshire Probate Records|A]], [[Cambridgeshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes B|B]], [[Cambridgeshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes C|C]], [[Cambridgeshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes H-L|H-L]], [[Cambridgeshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes M-R|M-R]], [[Cambridgeshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes S-Z|S-Z]]. <br><br>
  
 
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| Ditton, Fen  
 
| Ditton, Fen  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Ditton, Wood  
 
| Ditton, Wood  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Sudbury]]
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Sudbury]]  
| 2 - Pre-1837: [[Court of the Consistory of Norwich]]
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| 2 - Pre-1837: [[Court of the Consistory of Norwich]]  
2 - Post-1836: [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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2 - Post-1836: [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
  
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
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| Doddington  
 
| Doddington  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Downham, Little  
 
| Downham, Little  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Drayton, Dry  
 
| Drayton, Dry  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Drayton, Fen  
 
| Drayton, Fen  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
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| Dullingham  
 
| Dullingham  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Duxford St John  
 
| Duxford St John  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Duxford St Peter  
 
| Duxford St Peter  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Elm  
 
| Elm  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Elsworth  
 
| Elsworth  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
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| Eltisley  
 
| Eltisley  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
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| Ely College (Cathedral)  
 
| Ely College (Cathedral)  
| [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Ely]]
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| [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Ely]]  
| [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Ely]] -- 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Ely]] -- 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Ely Holy Trinity  
 
| Ely Holy Trinity  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Ely St Mary  
 
| Ely St Mary  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Eversden, Great  
 
| Eversden, Great  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
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| Eversden, Little  
 
| Eversden, Little  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
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| Fordham  
 
| Fordham  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Sudbury]]
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Sudbury]]  
| 2 - Pre-1837: [[Court of the Consistory of Norwich]]
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| 2 - Pre-1837: [[Court of the Consistory of Norwich]]  
2 - Post-1836: [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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2 - Post-1836: [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
  
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
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| Fowlmere  
 
| Fowlmere  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Foxton  
 
| Foxton  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Fulbourn All Saints  
 
| Fulbourn All Saints  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
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| Fulbourn St Vigoris  
 
| Fulbourn St Vigoris  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
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| Gamlingay  
 
| Gamlingay  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
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| Girton  
 
| Girton  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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|-
 
| Gransden, Little  
 
| Gransden, Little  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Grantchester  
 
| Grantchester  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Graveley  
 
| Graveley  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Ely]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
  
 
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Revision as of 15:20, 20 April 2009

England > Cambridgeshire, > Cambridgeshire Probate Records

Before 1858, probate of the estates of deceased persons was handled by eccelesiastical courts of the Church of England. Every parish was under the jurisdiction of a primary court and several secondary courts.

Below is a list of Cambridgeshire towns and parishes beginning with the letters D through G and the pre-1858 courts that had jurisdiction over them. Search the courts in the order listed. Search indexes first. For indexes, click on a court name.

For other places, click on the link for the letter a parish name begins with:  A, B, C, H-L, M-R, S-Z.

PARISH PRIMARY COURT SECONDARY COURTS - IN SEARCH ORDER
Ditton, Fen Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Ditton, Wood Court of the Archdeaconry of Sudbury 2 - Pre-1837: Court of the Consistory of Norwich

2 - Post-1836: Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Doddington Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Downham, Little Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Drayton, Dry Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Drayton, Fen Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely 2 - Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Dullingham Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Duxford St John Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Duxford St Peter Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Elm Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Elsworth Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely 2 - Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Eltisley Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely 2 - Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Ely College (Cathedral) Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Ely Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Ely -- 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Ely Holy Trinity Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Ely St Mary Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Eversden, Great Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely 2 - Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Eversden, Little Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely 2 - Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Fordham Court of the Archdeaconry of Sudbury 2 - Pre-1837: Court of the Consistory of Norwich

2 - Post-1836: Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Fowlmere Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Foxton Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Fulbourn All Saints Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely 2 - Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Fulbourn St Vigoris Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely 2 - Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Gamlingay Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely 2 - Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Girton Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Gransden, Little Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Grantchester Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Graveley Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely 2 - Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Grunty Fen Search the courts of the surrounding parishes .