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<br>Return to the [[Wiltshire Probate Records]] page.  
 
 
Return to the [[Wiltshire Probate Records]] page.  
 
  
 
== Step By Step&nbsp;  ==
 
== Step By Step&nbsp;  ==
  
1. First search each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will or administration (admon), writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.<br>2. Proceed to the "Probate Records of This Court" (below) to determine what original probate records exist for this court.<br>3. Contact or visit the Wiltshire 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;[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp centers]&nbsp;near you.  
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1. First search each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will or administration (admon), writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.<br>2. Proceed to the "Probate Records of This Court" (below) to determine what original probate records exist for this court.<br>3. Contact or visit the Wiltshire 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;[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp centers]&nbsp;near you.<br>
  
 
== Indexes  ==
 
== Indexes  ==
  
== Records  ==
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==== Online Indexes  ====
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Here are&nbsp;two websites providing online indexes to Wiltshire Wills:
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*The Wiltshire County Record Office's [http://history.wiltshire.gov.uk/heritage/index.php online Will Index 1540-1858]
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*Genuki provides a gateway to these [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/BRKwills/ 1000 abstract Wills]
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==== Indexes in The Family History Library  ====
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=275676&disp=Original+wills+of+the+archdeaconry+court++ Indexes Catalogue of Wills 1800-1858]<br>
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=275676&disp=Original+wills+of+the+archdeaconry+court++ Calendar of Wills Inventories 1528-1799]
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== The Records  ==
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==== Archive Location  ====
  
==== Archive Locations  ====
 
 
Wiltshire and Swindon Archives  
 
Wiltshire and Swindon Archives  
  
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Tel: 44 (0)1249 705500  
 
Tel: 44 (0)1249 705500  
  
Fax: 44 (0)1249 705527
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Fax: 44 (0)1249 705527 [http://www.wshc.eu/about-wshc/archives.html Website]
  
[http://www.wshc.eu/about-wshc/archives.html Website]
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==== Probate&nbsp;Records of This Court Held in This Archive  ====
  
==== Archive Records  ====
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Original Wills &amp; Administrations &amp; Inventories 1597-1854
  
==== Family History Library Records ====
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==== Probate Records of This Court in The Family History Library  ====
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[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=275676&disp=Original+wills+of+the+archdeaconry+court++ Registered Wills 1538-1635] <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1260314924871_181" />
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[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=988977&disp=Wiltshire+wills+beneficiaries+index%2C+1++ Original Wills 1552-1857]
  
 
== Jurisdictions  ==
 
== Jurisdictions  ==
The Courts of the Archdeacons of Sarum and of Wiltshire and also the&nbsp;Court of the Archdeacon of the sub-dean of Salisbury Cathedral were inhibited triennually by the Court of the Bishop of Salisbury.
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The Courts of the Archdeacons of Sarum and of Wiltshire and also the&nbsp;Court of the Archdeacon of the sub-dean of Salisbury Cathedral were inhibited triennually by the Court of the Bishop of Salisbury.  
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[[Category:Probate_records_in_Wiltshire]] [[Category:Wiltshire]]
 
[[Category:Probate_records_in_Wiltshire]] [[Category:Wiltshire]]

Revision as of 23:40, 8 December 2009


Return to the Wiltshire Probate Records page.

Step By Step 

1. First search each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will or administration (admon), writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.
2. Proceed to the "Probate Records of This Court" (below) to determine what original probate records exist for this court.
3. Contact or visit the Wiltshire Record Office or, hire a professional record searcher to view these records on your behalf. Officials may send upon request a list of record searchers.
4. Visit The Family History Library, or, one of its 4,500 satellite family history centers worldwide and search indexes to probate records; then with the information obtained from the index[es] you can search more quickly the original wills and admons also on microfilm via any centers near you.

Indexes

Online Indexes

Here are two websites providing online indexes to Wiltshire Wills:

Indexes in The Family History Library

The Records

Archive Location

Wiltshire and Swindon Archives

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

Cocklebury Road

Chippenham

Wiltshire SN15 3QN

ENGLAND

Email: archives@wiltshire.gov.uk  

Tel: 44 (0)1249 705500

Fax: 44 (0)1249 705527 Website

Probate Records of This Court Held in This Archive

Original Wills & Administrations & Inventories 1597-1854

Probate Records of This Court in The Family History Library

Registered Wills 1538-1635

Original Wills 1552-1857

Jurisdictions

The Courts of the Archdeacons of Sarum and of Wiltshire and also the Court of the Archdeacon of the sub-dean of Salisbury Cathedral were inhibited triennually by the Court of the Bishop of Salisbury.