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''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Sussex]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Sussex Probate Records]]''
  
 
== Step By Step  ==
 
== Step By Step  ==
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== Indexes  ==
 
== Indexes  ==
  
The probate collection includes a Calendars and indexes to 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.<br>
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The probate collection includes a Calendars and indexes to 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.<br>
  
 
==== Online Indexes  ====
 
==== Online Indexes  ====
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[http://www.familyhistoryonline.net/database/SussexFHGprobate.shtml This is a website] for which you may request a search to be made.  
 
[http://www.familyhistoryonline.net/database/SussexFHGprobate.shtml This is a website] for which you may request a search to be made.  
  
==== Printed Indexes ====
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==== Printed Indexes ====
The Index Library has printed an index from 1588-1660
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The Index Library has printed an index from 1588-1660  
  
 
==== Manuscript Indexes in The Family History Library  ====
 
==== Manuscript Indexes in The Family History Library  ====
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=213058&disp=Calendar+of+wills+and+administrations+in%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Calendars of Wills &amp; Admons 1509-1660]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=173636&disp=Probate+records++ Index to Original Wills 1588-1858]  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=173636&disp=Probate+records++ Index to Original Wills 1588-1858]
 
  
 
== The Records  ==
 
== The Records  ==
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=== Archives Location  ===
 
=== Archives Location  ===
  
The East Sussex Record Office  
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The East Sussex Record Office <br>
 
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The Maltings <br>
The Maltings  
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Castle Precincts <br>
 
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Lewes <br>
Castle Precincts  
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East Sussex BN7 1YT <br>
 
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ENGLAND <br>
Lewes  
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Tel 44-(0)1273 482349 <br>
 
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E-Mail: [mailto:archives@eastsussexcc.gov.uk archives@eastsussexcc.gov.uk] <br>
East Sussex BN7 1YT  
 
 
 
ENGLAND  
 
 
 
Tel 44-(0)1273 482349  
 
 
 
E-Mail: [mailto:archives@eastsussexcc.gov.uk archives@eastsussexcc.gov.uk] &nbsp;
 
 
 
 
[http://www.eastsussex.gov.uk/leisureandtourism/localandfamilyhistory/esro/default.htm Website]  
 
[http://www.eastsussex.gov.uk/leisureandtourism/localandfamilyhistory/esro/default.htm Website]  
  
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These records include:  
 
These records include:  
  
Original Wills&nbsp;1588-1681; 1750-1773
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*Original Wills 1588-1681; 1750-1773  
 
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*Administrations (Admons) 1751-1857 (Admons are added in with Registered Wills after 1714)  
Administrations (Admons) 1751-1857 (Admons are added in with Registered Wills after 1714)  
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*Registered Copy Wills 1682-1858  
 
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*Indexes 1588-1660; 1682-1858  
Registered Copy Wills&nbsp;1682-1858  
 
 
 
Indexes 1588-1660; 1682-1858
 
  
 
=== Probate Records of This Court In The Family History Library  ===
 
=== Probate Records of This Court In The Family History Library  ===
  
These 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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp family history centers].&nbsp; They include:  
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These 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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp family history centers].&nbsp; They include:  
 
 
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[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=173636&disp=Probate+records++ Registered Wills &amp; Admons 1588-1858]
 
 
 
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=173636&disp=Probate+records++ Inventories and Bonds 1730-1836]
 
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=173636&disp=Probate+records++ Caveat Book 1728-1858]  
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=173636&disp=Probate+records++ Index to Original Wills 1588-1858]  
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=173636&disp=Probate+records++ Compotus Rolls 1722-1723]
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== Jurisdiction ==
 
 
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== Jurisdiction ==
 
  
 
This peculiar court held concurrent jurisdiction over the following East Sussex parishes:  
 
This peculiar court held concurrent jurisdiction over the following East Sussex parishes:  
  
*Buxted
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*Buxted  
*The Cliffe or St Thomas Lewes
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*The Cliffe or St Thomas Lewes  
*Edburton
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*Edburton  
*Framfield
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*Framfield  
*Glynde
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*Glynde  
*Isfield
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*Isfield  
*Lindfield
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*Lindfield  
*Mayfield
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*Mayfield  
*Ringmer
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*Ringmer  
*'''South Malling'''
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*South Malling  
*Stanmer
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*Stanmer  
 
*Uckfield  
 
*Uckfield  
 
*Wadhurst
 
*Wadhurst
 
 
  
 
[[Category:Sussex|Sussex]] [[Category:Kent]]
 
[[Category:Sussex|Sussex]] [[Category:Kent]]

Revision as of 21:54, 29 December 2009

England Gotoarrow.png Sussex Gotoarrow.png Sussex Probate Records

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 then to the "Probate Records In This Archive" section (see below) to determine what original probate records exist for this court.

3. Contact or visit the Lichfield Record Office (see address below), to hire a professional record searcher to view these records on your behalf, citing information obtained from the indexes (see next heading). Officials may send upon request a list of record searchers.

4. You can also visit The Family History Library, or, one of its 4,500 satellite family history centers worldwide and search indexes and wills (see the Family History Library's cataloged entries providing the microfilm numbers so you can have them circulated to the center near you for searching). The information obtained from the index[es] will help you more quickly search the wills and admons which can also be circulated on microfilm via any family history.

Indexes

The probate collection includes a Calendars and indexes to 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.

Online Indexes

This is a website for which you may request a search to be made.

Printed Indexes

The Index Library has printed an index from 1588-1660

Manuscript Indexes in The Family History Library

The Records

Archives Location

The East Sussex Record Office
The Maltings
Castle Precincts
Lewes
East Sussex BN7 1YT
ENGLAND
Tel 44-(0)1273 482349
E-Mail: archives@eastsussexcc.gov.uk
Website

Probate Records of This Court Held In This Archive

These records include:

  • Original Wills 1588-1681; 1750-1773
  • Administrations (Admons) 1751-1857 (Admons are added in with Registered Wills after 1714)
  • Registered Copy Wills 1682-1858
  • Indexes 1588-1660; 1682-1858

Probate Records of This Court In The Family History Library

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

Jurisdiction

This peculiar court held concurrent jurisdiction over the following East Sussex parishes:

  • Buxted
  • The Cliffe or St Thomas Lewes
  • Edburton
  • Framfield
  • Glynde
  • Isfield
  • Lindfield
  • Mayfield
  • Ringmer
  • South Malling
  • Stanmer
  • Uckfield
  • Wadhurst