Court of the Dean and Chapter of Worcester

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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

Records

The original records are deposited at the Worcestershire Record Office.  They include:

  • Wills and administrations, 1441-1642
  • Original wills and administrations, 1668-1788 (each peculiar filed separately)

The records have been microfilmed and are available at the Family History Library and through family history centers.  They include:

Indexes

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