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*{{FHL|275139|title-id|disp=Index of wills proved in the Consistory Court of Norwich, 1819-1857}}<br>
 
*{{FHL|275139|title-id|disp=Index of wills proved in the Consistory Court of Norwich, 1819-1857}}<br>
 
*{{FHL|417217|title-id|disp=Calendar of Norwich consistory administrations, 1519-1858}}<br>
 
*{{FHL|417217|title-id|disp=Calendar of Norwich consistory administrations, 1519-1858}}<br>
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*{{FHL|543536|title-id|disp=Consistory court act books for Norwich Diocese}}<br>
  
 
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*{{FHL|625371|title-id|disp=Probate inventories, 1674-1825}}<br>
 
*{{FHL|625371|title-id|disp=Probate inventories, 1674-1825}}<br>
 
*{{FHL|278818|title-id|disp=Probate records for the Episcopal Consistory Court, Archdeaconry of Norwich, 1370-1858}}<br>
 
*{{FHL|278818|title-id|disp=Probate records for the Episcopal Consistory Court, Archdeaconry of Norwich, 1370-1858}}<br>
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*Consistory court act books for Norwich Diocese
  
 
== Jurisdiction  ==
 
== Jurisdiction  ==

Revision as of 19:12, 4 November 2011

England Gotoarrow.png Norfolk Probate Records

Step by Step

Follow these steps to look for a probate record before 1858:
1. Discover when and where your ancestor died. If you don’t know, use the approximate date and place where they lived.
2. Go to the Court Jurisdictions section below.
3. Click a letter or span of letters for your place. This opens an article showing a table of places and the courts that had jurisdiction over them.
4. Follow the steps at the top of the table to search for a will.

Indexes

Online Indexes

The Norfolk Record Office has an online index to all wills for all probate courts throughout the county.

A general will index (partial) for this probate court covering much of the county is available online for the years 1800-1857. More years are bring added so re-visit their website regularly.

Printed and Published Indexes

The Family History Library has the following indexes and calendars. Other indexes are included on the films for the above mentioned records.

Records

Archive Location

Norfolk Record Office

The Archive Centre

Martineau Lane

Norwich NR1 2DQ

Telephone: 01603 222599

Fax: 01603 761885

E-mail: norfrec@norfolk.gov.uk

Archive Records

Add information about the manuscript, printed and digital records in this location.

Family History Library Records

The Family History Library has the following records on film. Films can be view in the library or in a family history center.

Jurisdiction

This court covers parts of the counties of Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridge.