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== Step By Step   ==
 
== 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.<br>2. Proceed to the "Records" (below) to determine what original probate records exist for this court.<br>3. Contact or visit the Worcestershire 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 [https://www.familysearch.org/ 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 "Records" (below) to determine what probate records exist for this court.<br>3. Contact or visit the Worcestershire 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|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.
  
 
== Indexes  ==
 
== Indexes  ==
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=369980&disp=Wills+and+administrations++ Indexes - Chronological List 1668-1788] (includes parishes of Berrow, Norton near Kempsey, Kempsey, Stoulton, Wolverley, St Michael in Bedwardine, College Precincts, Tibberton.)  
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==== Online Indexes ====
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==== Printed and Published Indexes ====
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{{FHL|369980|title-id|disp=Indexes - Chronological List 1668-1788}} (includes parishes of Berrow, Norton near Kempsey, Kempsey, Stoulton, Wolverley, St Michael in Bedwardine, College Precincts, Tibberton.)  
  
 
Indexes are included also with the original records and the microfilmed records.&nbsp; Click on the links above.  
 
Indexes are included also with the original records and the microfilmed records.&nbsp; Click on the links above.  
  
== The Records<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1255737451949_686" />  ==
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== Records<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1255737451949_686" />  ==
  
 
==== Archive Location  ====
 
==== Archive Location  ====
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The [http://www.worcestershire.gov.uk/cms/community-and-living/records.aspx Worcestershire Record Office]<br>County Hall,<br>Spetchley Road,<br>Worcester<br>WR5 2NP  
 
The [http://www.worcestershire.gov.uk/cms/community-and-living/records.aspx Worcestershire Record Office]<br>County Hall,<br>Spetchley Road,<br>Worcester<br>WR5 2NP  
  
Tel:&nbsp; 44 (0)1905 766351 / 766355<br>Fax: 44 (0)1905 766363<br>Minicom: 766399<br>Email: [mailto:RecordOffice@worcestershire.gov.uk RecordOffice@worcestershire.gov.uk] <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;
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Tel:&nbsp; 44 (0)1905 766351 / 766355<br>Fax: 44 (0)1905 766363<br>Minicom: 766399<br>Email: [mailto:RecordOffice@worcestershire.gov.uk RecordOffice@worcestershire.gov.uk]&nbsp;
 
 
==== Archive Records  ====
 
  
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==== Archive Records ====
  
 
Wills and administrations, 1441-1642  
 
Wills and administrations, 1441-1642  
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Original wills and administrations, 1668-1788 (each peculiar filed separately)  
 
Original wills and administrations, 1668-1788 (each peculiar filed separately)  
  
==== Probate Records of This Court In The Family History Library ====
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==== &nbsp;Family History Library Records ====
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=369980&disp=Wills+and+administrations%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Wills and administrations, 1441-1788]
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{{FHL|369980|title-id|disp=Wills and administrations, 1441-1788}}
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=369980&disp=Wills+and+administrations++ Original Wills 1668-1788]
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{{FHL|369980|title-id|disp=Original Wills 1668-1788}}
  
 
== Jurisdiction  ==
 
== Jurisdiction  ==

Revision as of 23:59, 16 December 2011

England Gotoarrow.png Worcestershire Gotoarrow.png Worcestershire 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 "Records" (below) to determine what probate records exist for this court.
3. Contact or visit the Worcestershire 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

Printed and Published Indexes

Indexes - Chronological List 1668-1788 (includes parishes of Berrow, Norton near Kempsey, Kempsey, Stoulton, Wolverley, St Michael in Bedwardine, College Precincts, Tibberton.)

Indexes are included also with the original records and the microfilmed records.  Click on the links above.

Records

Archive Location

The original records are deposited at:

The Worcestershire Record Office
County Hall,
Spetchley Road,
Worcester
WR5 2NP

Tel:  44 (0)1905 766351 / 766355
Fax: 44 (0)1905 766363
Minicom: 766399
Email: RecordOffice@worcestershire.gov.uk 

Archive Records

Wills and administrations, 1441-1642

Original wills and administrations, 1668-1788 (each peculiar filed separately)

 Family History Library Records

Wills and administrations, 1441-1788

Original Wills 1668-1788

Jurisdiction

This court had jurisdiction over the following peculiar parishes:

  • Barrow
  • Collge precincts in the city of Worcester
  • Kempsey
  • Norton near Kempsey
  • St. Michael in Bedwardine
  • Stoulton
  • Tibberton
  • Wolverley