Court of the Peculiar of the Prebend of Ketton with Tixover

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To read general information about  English probate records click here. Click to read definitions of the words peculiar and prebend.

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Indexes

The Family History Library has Index to the wills and administrations proved and granted in the Archdeaconry Court of Leicester, 1660-1750 : and in the Peculiars of St. Margaret, Leicester, and Rothley ; and the Rutland Peculiars of Caldecott, Ketton and Tixover, and Liddington prior to 1821. Films can be viewed in the library or in a family history center.

Records

The original records for this court are in the Lincolnshire Archives Office. Further records are filed in the Leicestershire Record Office.

The Family History Library has the Wills and administrations, 1666-1677 (12 documents). The following records are listed in the library's catalog for Caldecote but the films include Ketton with Tixover.

Jurisdiction

Includes the parishes Tixover and Ketton with the Geeston.