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''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Derbyshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Derbyshire Probate Records]]''
  
== Jurisdiction ==
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== Step by Step ==
  
This court had primary jurisdiction in the parish of Hartington and chapelry of Earl Sterndale, and in the parishes of Buxton and Winster and the towns or villages of Biggin, Burbage, High Needham, Newham, and Newhaven.  The peculiar was under the superior authority of the Diocese of Lichfield.
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1. First search each applicable index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will, writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.
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2. Proceed to the "Records" (below) to determine what probate records exist for this court. Also see
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"[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog Family History Library Records]."
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3. Contact or visit the Lichfield 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.
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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|center  near]] you.
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== Indexes  ==
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==== Online Indexes  ====
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==== Printed and Published Indexes  ====
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The collection on microfilm includes a {{FHL|338212|title-id|disp=Calendar of wills, administrations and inventories}}.  A calendar is an index arranged first alphabetically by the beginning letter of a testator's surname and second by date.  
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The British Index Library has published an index to wills for {{FHL|207955|title-id|disp=1529-1652}} for the peculiars deposited at Lichfield including Hartington. However, it is doubtful that it actually includes Hartington wills since no records apparently survive for this period.  
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== Records  ==
 
== Records  ==
  
The original records are held at the [http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/leisure/archives/LichfieldRecordOffice/ Lichfield Record Office] and they include:  
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==== Archive Location  ====
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The records are held at the [http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/leisure/archives/LichfieldRecordOffice/ Lichfield Record Office] and they include:  
  
 
*Original wills, 1752-1858
 
*Original wills, 1752-1858
  
The records have been microfilmed and are available at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHL/frameset_library.asp Family History Library] in Salt Lake City and through family history centers.&nbsp; They include:  
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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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==== Family History Library Records  ====
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The records have been microfilmed and are available at the [[Family History Library|Family History Library]] in Salt Lake City and through [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|family history centers]].&nbsp; They include:  
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*{{FHL|338212|title-id|disp=Original wills, administrations and inventories from various Peculiar Courts}} (including Hartington).&nbsp; The records are arranged by&nbsp;first letter of the testator's surname then by date.&nbsp;
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=338212&disp=Original+wills%2C+administrations+and+in%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Original wills, administrations and inventories from various Peculiar Courts] (including Hartington).&nbsp; The records are arranged by&nbsp;first letter of the testator's surname then by date.&nbsp;
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== <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1258216923328_609" />Jurisdiction  ==
  
== Indexes  ==
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This court had primary&nbsp;jurisdiction in the parish of Hartington and chapelry of Earl Sterndale, and in the parishes of Buxton and Winster and the towns or villages of Biggin, Burbage, High Needham, Newham, and Newhaven.&nbsp; The peculiar was under the superior authority of the Diocese of Lichfield.
  
The collection on microfilm includes a [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=338212&disp=Original+wills%2C+administrations+and+in++ Calendar of wills, administrations and inventories].&nbsp; A calendar is an index arranged first alphabetically by the&nbsp;beginning letter of a testator's surname&nbsp;and second&nbsp;by date.&nbsp;&nbsp;
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[[Category:Derbyshire]]

Revision as of 02:11, 20 November 2011

England Gotoarrow.png Derbyshire Gotoarrow.png Derbyshire Probate Records

Step by Step

1. First search each applicable 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 Lichfield 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 center  near you.

Indexes

Online Indexes

Printed and Published Indexes

The collection on microfilm includes a Calendar of wills, administrations and inventories.  A calendar is an index arranged first alphabetically by the beginning letter of a testator's surname and second by date.  

The British Index Library has published an index to wills for 1529-1652 for the peculiars deposited at Lichfield including Hartington. However, it is doubtful that it actually includes Hartington wills since no records apparently survive for this period.


Records

Archive Location

The records are held at the Lichfield Record Office and they include:

  • Original wills, 1752-1858

Archive Records

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

Family History Library Records

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

Jurisdiction

This court had primary jurisdiction in the parish of Hartington and chapelry of Earl Sterndale, and in the parishes of Buxton and Winster and the towns or villages of Biggin, Burbage, High Needham, Newham, and Newhaven.  The peculiar was under the superior authority of the Diocese of Lichfield.