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[[Huntingdonshire Probate Records]]  
 
[[Huntingdonshire Probate Records]]  
  
To read a general explanation of probates in England, click [[England Probate Records|here]]. Click to read definitions of the words [[P genealogical glossary terms|peculiar]] and [[P genealogical glossary terms|prebend]].  
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A general explanation of probate records in England, is given in the article [[England Probate Records]].Click to read definitions of the words [[P genealogical glossary terms|peculiar]] and [[P genealogical glossary terms|prebend]].  
  
 
== Step by Step  ==
 
== 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.  
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1. First [https://www.familysearch.org/ 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 "Records" (below) to determine what&nbsp;probate records exist for this court. Also see "Family History Library Records."  
 
2. Proceed to "Records" (below) to determine what&nbsp;probate records exist for this court. Also see "Family History Library Records."  
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3. Contact or visit Huntingdon Library and Archives or, hire a professional record searcher to view these records on your behalf. Officials may send upon request a list of record searchers.  
 
3. Contact or visit Huntingdon Library and Archives 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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp centers]&nbsp;near you.  
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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|centers]]&nbsp;near you.
  
 
== Indexes  ==
 
== Indexes  ==
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==== Family History Library Records ====
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==== Family History Library Records ====
  
The Family History Library has the following records. Films can be view in the library or in a [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp family history center].  
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The Family History Library has the following records. Films can be view in the library or in a [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp ][[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|family history center]].  
  
*Wills, 1661-1857, on {{FHL|311901|title-id|disp=film number 187897}}
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*Wills, 1661-1857, on {{FHL|311901|title-id|disp=film number 187897}}  
 
*[[A genealogical glossary terms|Admons]], 1737-1837, on {{FHL|311901|title-id|disp=film number 187898}}  
 
*[[A genealogical glossary terms|Admons]], 1737-1837, on {{FHL|311901|title-id|disp=film number 187898}}  
 
*[[I genealogical glossary terms|Inventories]], 1733-1848, on {{FHL|311901|title-id|disp=film}}
 
*[[I genealogical glossary terms|Inventories]], 1733-1848, on {{FHL|311901|title-id|disp=film}}

Revision as of 15:59, 7 May 2013

Huntingdonshire Probate Records

A general explanation of probate records in England, is given in the article England Probate Records.Click to read definitions of the words peculiar and prebend.

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

3. Contact or visit Huntingdon Library and Archives 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

Contact the Huntingdon Library and Archives about indexes to probate material.

An index to probate documents, 1549-1859, is published in the Transactions of the Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire Archaeological Society, volume 3 pages 79-80. It includes all peculiars in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdonshire but it is not clear if all years and types of probate material is included.

Records

Archive Location

The records for this court are housed in the Huntingdon Library and Archives.

Archive Records

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Family History Library Records

The Family History Library has the following records. Films can be view in the library or in a [1]family history center.


Jurisdiction

Stow Longa, Easton, Spaldwick, Stow, Barham and Catworth Parva.