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== Jurisdiction  ==
 
== Jurisdiction  ==
  
This court had pre-1858 jurisdiction over the majority of the county of Berkshire.&nbsp; Before 1836, the archdeaconry was in the Diocese of Salisbury.&nbsp; It was transferred to the Diocese of Oxford in 1836 but there are only a few Berkshire wills in the [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of Oxford]] for the period 1836-1857.<ref>Camp, Anthony J. "Wills and Their Whereabouts." London: the author, 1974. (FHL book 942 S2wa, page 5.)</ref>
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This court had pre-1858 jurisdiction over the majority of the county of Berkshire.&nbsp; Before 1836, the archdeaconry was in the Diocese of Salisbury.&nbsp; It was transferred to the Diocese of Oxford in 1836 but there are only a few Berkshire wills in the [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of Oxford]] for the period 1836-1857.<ref />Camp, Anthony J. "Wills and Their Whereabouts." London: the author, 1974. (FHL book 942 S2wa, page 5.)  
  
 
== Records  ==
 
== Records  ==
  
The original records are deposited at the Berkshire
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The original records are deposited at the Berkshire  
  
 
== Indexes  ==
 
== Indexes  ==

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Jurisdiction

This court had pre-1858 jurisdiction over the majority of the county of Berkshire.  Before 1836, the archdeaconry was in the Diocese of Salisbury.  It was transferred to the Diocese of Oxford in 1836 but there are only a few Berkshire wills in the Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of Oxford for the period 1836-1857.Cite error: The opening <ref> tag is malformed or has a bad nameCamp, Anthony J. "Wills and Their Whereabouts." London: the author, 1974. (FHL book 942 S2wa, page 5.)

Records

The original records are deposited at the Berkshire

Indexes