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[[Shropshire Probate Records]]  
 
[[Shropshire Probate Records]]  
  
== Getting Started ==
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== Step By Step ==
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1. First search each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will, writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.<br>2. Proceed to the "Probate Records Held in This Archive" (below) to determine what original probate records exist for this court. Also see "Probate Records of This Court in The Family History Library".<br>3. Contact or visit Shropshire Record Office&nbsp;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.<br>
  
 
== Indexes  ==
 
== Indexes  ==
  
== Records  ==
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==== Manuscript Indexes  ====
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Index 1697-1858
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==== Indexes at the Family History Library  ====
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*"[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=298862&disp=Calendar+of+Shropshire+wills+and+adminis++ Calendar of Shropshire wills and administrations deposited in the Shrewsbury District Probate Registry, 1630-1857]"
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=298844&disp=Wills++ Index to Grants 1600-1858]
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== The Records  ==
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=== Archives Location  ===
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The surviving original records are deposited at:
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Shropshire Archives<br>Shropshire Council<br>Community Services, Castle Gates<br>Shrewsbury<br>Shropshire&nbsp; SY1 2AQ
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ENGLAND
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Tel&nbsp; 44+ (0)1743 255350<br>E-mail:&nbsp; [mailto:archives@shropshire.gov.uk archives@shropshire.gov.uk]&nbsp;
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[http://www.shropshire.gov.uk/archives.nsf Website]&nbsp;
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==== Probate Records of This Court Held in This Archive  ====
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These include:
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*Original Wills&nbsp;1697-1858
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==== Probate Records of This in The Family History Library&nbsp; ====
  
==== Archive Locations  ====
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=338212&disp=Original+wills%2C+administrations+and+in++ Original Wills, Administrations and inventories&nbsp;1510-1858]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=298844&disp=Wills++ Wills &amp;&nbsp;Index to grants 1600-1858]
  
==== Archive Records  ====
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==== Family History Library Records ====
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== Jurisdiction ==
  
== Jurisdictions  ==
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This peculiar (smaller) probate court held jurisdiction over the parish of&nbsp;Prees or otherwise known as Pipe Minor, Shropshire and over Tipton and Stafford St Chad parishes in Staffordshire.

Revision as of 22:49, 17 December 2009

Shropshire 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 to the "Probate Records Held in This Archive" (below) to determine what original probate records exist for this court. Also see "Probate Records of This Court in The Family History Library".
3. Contact or visit Shropshire 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

Manuscript Indexes

Index 1697-1858

Indexes at the Family History Library

The Records

Archives Location

The surviving original records are deposited at:

Shropshire Archives
Shropshire Council
Community Services, Castle Gates
Shrewsbury
Shropshire  SY1 2AQ

ENGLAND

Tel  44+ (0)1743 255350
E-mail:  archives@shropshire.gov.uk 

Website 

Probate Records of This Court Held in This Archive

These include:

  • Original Wills 1697-1858

Probate Records of This in The Family History Library 


Jurisdiction

This peculiar (smaller) probate court held jurisdiction over the parish of Prees or otherwise known as Pipe Minor, Shropshire and over Tipton and Stafford St Chad parishes in Staffordshire.