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This court has jurisdiction over the parish of Stourpaine in Dorsetshire.
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[[Dorset Probate Records]]
  
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== Step By Step   ==
  
[[Category:Probate records in Dorset]] [[Category:Dorset]]
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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 "Records" (below) to determine what 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;[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|centers]]&nbsp;near you.
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== Indexes  ==
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==== Online Indexes  ====
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Here are 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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==== Printed and Published Indexes  ====
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*{{FHL|1647597|title-id|disp=Wills at Salisbury 1464-1858}}
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*{{FHL|988977|title-id|disp=Wills Beneficiaries Index 1800-1854}}
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== The Records  ==
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==== Archive Location  ====
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The original records are deposited at the [http://www.wshc.eu/about-wshc/archives/200.html Wiltshire and Swindon Archives and History Centre].&nbsp;
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==== Archive Records  ====
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Add information about the manuscript, printed and digital records in this location.
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*Original wills, administrations and inventories, 1600-1857&nbsp;&nbsp;
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==== Family History Library Records  ====
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{{FHL|389356|title-id|disp=Original Wills &amp; Administrations 1625-1638}}
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== Jurisdiction  ==
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This court had jurisdiction in Stourpaine in Dorset. Jurisdiction uninhibited.
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[[Category:Probate_records_in_Dorset]] [[Category:Dorset]]

Revision as of 18:48, 16 November 2011

Dorset Probate Records

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 "Records" (below) to determine what 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:

Printed and Published Indexes

The Records

Archive Location

The original records are deposited at the Wiltshire and Swindon Archives and History Centre

Archive Records

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

  • Original wills, administrations and inventories, 1600-1857  

Family History Library Records

Original Wills & Administrations 1625-1638

Jurisdiction

This court had jurisdiction in Stourpaine in Dorset. Jurisdiction uninhibited.