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2. Proceed to the "Records" (below) to determine what probate records exist for this court. Also see "Family History Library Records."  
 
2. Proceed to the "Records" (below) to determine what probate records exist for this court. Also see "Family History Library Records."  
  
3. Contact or visit the King's College Archives, Cambridge University or hire a professional record searcher to view these records on your behalf. Officials may send upon request a list of record searchers.  
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3. Contact or visit the Cambridgeshire Archives and Local Studies 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|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 [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|centers]] near you.
 
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; then with the information obtained from the index[es] you can search more quickly the original wills and admons also on microfilm via any [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|centers]] near you.

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Step by Step

1. First search each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will, writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.

2. Proceed to the "Records" (below) to determine what probate records exist for this court. Also see "Family History Library Records."

3. Contact or visit the Cambridgeshire Archives and Local Studies 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 are included with the original records.   

Records

Archive Location

The original records are deposited at the King's College Archives, Cambridge.  They include copies of 121 probate records and 72 administrations for the years 1449-1794, recorded in college ledger books; no originals survive.

Archive Records

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

Family History Library Records

Records have been microfilmed and are available at the Family History Library and through family history centers.

Jurisdiction

This court had jurisdiction only in the parish and lordship of Thorney in the Isle of Ely.