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== Getting Started  ==
 
== Getting Started  ==
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1. First search each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will or administration (admon), writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.<br>2. Proceed to the "Probate Records of This Court" (below) to determine what original probate records exist for this court.<br>3. Contact or visit the Wiltshire Record Office 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.
  
 
== Indexes  ==
 
== Indexes  ==

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For a general description of England probate records, click here.

Getting Started

1. First search each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will or administration (admon), writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.
2. Proceed to the "Probate Records of This Court" (below) to determine what original probate records exist for this court.
3. Contact or visit the Wiltshire 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

Online indexes and documents

Wills at Salisbury 1464-1858

The Uffculme wills and inventories : 16th to 18th centuries edited by Peter Wyatt

Records

Archive Locations

CONTACT
Address Wiltshire and Swindon Archives, Cocklebury Road, Chippenham, SN15 3QN
Telephone (01249) 705500
E-Mail archives@wiltshire.gov.uk

Archive Records

Microfilm of original at Wiltshire County Record Office.

Family HIstory LIbrary Records 

Films can be view in the library or in a family history center.

Registered wills, 1543-1553

Original wills, administrations and Inventories,1623-1857


Juridisdiction

This court had jurisdiction over Uffculme.