Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.)

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Getting Started: 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.<br>

2. Proceed to the "Probate Records Held in This Archive" (below) to determine what original probate records exist for this court. Also see "Probate Records of This Court in The Family History Library".<br>

3. Contact or visit the&nbsp;Hertfordshire Record Office or,&nbsp;hire a professional record searcher to view these records on your behalf. Officials may send upon request a list of record searchers.<br>

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




Includes the early records 1479-1609 at Huntingdon mingled with those of the Huntingdonshire division. In diocese of Lincoln. Had jurisdiction of Huntingdonshire except for the Prebends. From 1479-1609 also 77 parishes in Hertfordshire.