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Researching British Probates, 1354-1858: A Guide to the Microfilm Collection of The Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=601861&disp=Researching+British+probates%2C+1354%2D1%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
 
Researching British Probates, 1354-1858: A Guide to the Microfilm Collection of The Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=601861&disp=Researching+British+probates%2C+1354%2D1%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
  
The Family History Library has film copies of the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=299120&disp=Wills+and+administrations%2C+1526-1858++ indexes, 1540-1858].<br><br>
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The Family History Library has film copies of the following.
  
Other indexes at the Family History Library:
 
  
Index of wills, etc., in the Probate registery, Durham, and from other sources, 1540-1599 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=250983&disp=Index+of+wills%2C+etc.%2C+in+the+Proba++]
 
  
Index to Durham wills in the probate registry 1540-1812 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=197798&disp=Index+to+Durham+wills+in+the+probate+reg%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=299120&disp=Wills+and+administrations%2C+1526-1858++ Indexes, 1540-1858].
 
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*Index of wills, etc., in the Probate registery, Durham, and from other sources, 1540-1599 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=250983&disp=Index+of+wills%2C+etc.%2C+in+the+Proba++]
Index and complete transcriptions of wills and Inventories pre-1649 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=246496&disp=Wills+and+inventories+illustrative+of+th%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
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*Index to Durham wills in the probate registry 1540-1812 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=197798&disp=Index+to+Durham+wills+in+the+probate+reg%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
 
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*Index and complete transcriptions of wills and Inventories pre-1649 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=246496&disp=Wills+and+inventories+illustrative+of+th%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
Personal names in wills proved at Durham 1787-1803 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=1177982&disp=Personal+names+in+wills+proved+at+Durham%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
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*Personal names in wills proved at Durham 1787-1803 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=1177982&disp=Personal+names+in+wills+proved+at+Durham%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
 
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*Title is Durham Wills [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=213379&disp=Durham+wills%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
Title is Durham Wills [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=213379&disp=Durham+wills%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
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*Index to Durham wills from 1540 to about 1800 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=270602&disp=Index+to+Durham+wills%2C+from+1540+to+ab%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
 
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*Index or extracts from the act books of th Consistory Court of wills and administrations of Durham and Northumberlabd 1576-1735, [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=197809&disp=Index+or+extracts+from+the+act+books+in+%20%20&columns=*,0,0]
Index to Durham wills from 1540 to about 1800 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=270602&disp=Index+to+Durham+wills%2C+from+1540+to+ab%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
 
 
 
Index or extracts from the act books of th Consistory Court of wills and administrations of Durham and Northumberlabd 1576-1735, [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=197809&disp=Index+or+extracts+from+the+act+books+in+%20%20&columns=*,0,0]  
 
  
 
== Records  ==
 
== Records  ==

Revision as of 21:09, 9 November 2009

Durham Probate Records Cumberland Probate Records

For a general explanation about probate records in England, click here.


Indexes

Researching British Probates, 1354-1858: A Guide to the Microfilm Collection of The Family History Library [1]

The Family History Library has film copies of the following.


  • Indexes, 1540-1858.
  • Index of wills, etc., in the Probate registery, Durham, and from other sources, 1540-1599 [2]
  • Index to Durham wills in the probate registry 1540-1812 [3]
  • Index and complete transcriptions of wills and Inventories pre-1649 [4]
  • Personal names in wills proved at Durham 1787-1803 [5]
  • Title is Durham Wills [6]
  • Index to Durham wills from 1540 to about 1800 [7]
  • Index or extracts from the act books of th Consistory Court of wills and administrations of Durham and Northumberlabd 1576-1735, [8]

Records

The Family History Library has film copies of original wills, inventories and administrations, 1540-1858. They can be viewed in the library or in one of the family history centers worldwide.

Jurisdiction

This court had jurisdiction over the entire county.