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For an explanation of probate records in England. click [[England Probate Records|here]].
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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Hertfordshire|Hertfordshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Hertfordshire Probate Records]]  
  
To see other Hertfordshire parishes click on the letter that begins the parish name.  
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''Probate'' is the legal court process by which the estate of a deceased person is distributed to his or her heirs. The term ''probate'' refers to a collection of documents, including [[W genealogical glossary terms|wills]], [[A genealogical glossary terms|administrations]] (also called admons), [[I genealogical glossary terms|inventories]], and [[A genealogical glossary terms|act books]].  
  
[[Hertfordshire Probate Records|A]]  [[Hertfordshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes C-G|C   D   E   F   G]]   [[Hertfordshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes H-L|H   I   J   K   L]]   [[Hertfordshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes M-S|M   N   O   P   Q   R   S]]   [[Hertfordshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes T-Z|T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z]]  
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Here is a list of Hertfordshire places beginning with the letter B and the pre-1858 courts that had probate jurisdiction over them. To see other Hertfordshire parishes, click on the letter that begins the parish name. [[Hertfordshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes beginning with A|A]],  [[Hertfordshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes C-G|C-G]],  [[Hertfordshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes H-L|H-L]],  [[Hertfordshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes M-S|M-S]],  [[Hertfordshire Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes T-Z|T-Z]].
  
Return to the [[Hertfordshire|Hertfordshire County]] page.  
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The courts listed for each place are those that had jurisdiction over probating wills prior to 1858. To use this table, follow these steps.<br>1. Find the place where your ancestor lived in the first column. <br>2. Click on the court name in the second column to learn where to find the records and indexes.<br>3. Click on each name of the court in the third column if the record isn't found in the first court.<br>4. Search last the [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]].  
  
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<br>If no will is found, your ancestor may not have left one. <br>
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! style="background: #ffdead" width="15%" | PARISH
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! width="15%" style="background: rgb(255, 222, 173) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | PARISH
! style="background: #ffdead" width="40%" | PRIMARY COURT
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! width="40%" style="background: rgb(255, 222, 173) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | FIRST COURT TO SEARCH<br>
! style="background: #ffdead" width="40%" | SECONDARY COURTS - IN SEARCH ORDER
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! width="40%" style="background: rgb(255, 222, 173) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | NEXT COURTS TO SEARCH
 
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| Baldock  
 
| Baldock  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]] (Hitchin Division)
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.)]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]  
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2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans]]  
 
 
3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln]] (Episcopal Consistory)
 
  
3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford]]  
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3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
  
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford]]  
  
 
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|-
 
| Barkway  
 
| Barkway  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)  
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]
| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]
3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
 
 
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
  
 
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|-
 
| Barley  
 
| Barley  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)  
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]
| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]  
3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London]] (Episcopal Consistory)
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3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
 
 
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
 
 
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| Barnet, Chipping
 
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of London]] (Episcopal Consistory)
 
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
 
 
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| Barnet, East
 
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]
 
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of London]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Bayford  
 
| Bayford  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]] (Hitchin Division)
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.)]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]  
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2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans]]  
 
 
3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln]] (Episcopal Consistory)
 
  
3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford]]  
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3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
  
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford]]  
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Bengeo  
 
| Bengeo  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]] (Hitchin Division)
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.)]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]  
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2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans]]  
 
 
3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln]] (Episcopal Consistory)
 
  
3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford]]  
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3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
  
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford]]  
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Benington  
 
| Benington  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]] (Hitchin Division)
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.)]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]  
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2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans]]  
 
 
3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln]] (Episcopal Consistory)
 
  
3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford]]  
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3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
  
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford]]  
  
 
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| Berkhampstead, Great
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| Bishop's Hatfield
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]] (Hitchin Division)
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.)]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]  
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2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans]]  
 
 
3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln]] (Episcopal Consistory)
 
  
3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford]]  
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3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
  
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford]]  
  
 
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| Berkhampstead, Little
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| Bishop's Stortford
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]] (Hitchin Division)
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| [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]  
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]
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| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]
 
 
 
3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
 
 
 
3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford]]  
 
 
 
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
 
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Bovingdon  
 
| Bovingdon  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]] (Hitchin Division)
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.)]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]  
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2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans]]  
 
 
3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln]] (Episcopal Consistory)
 
  
3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford]]  
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3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
  
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford]]  
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Boxmoor  
 
| Boxmoor  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]] (Hitchin Division)
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.)]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]  
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2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans]]  
 
 
3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln]] (Episcopal Consistory)
 
  
3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford]]  
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3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
  
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford]]  
  
 
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|-
 
| Bramfield  
 
| Bramfield  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]] (Hitchin Division)
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.)]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]  
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2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans]]  
  
3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)]]
  
3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford]]  
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3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford]]  
  
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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| Braughing
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]
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| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]
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3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
  
 
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| Braughing
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| Brent Pelham
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)
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| Pre-1845 - [[Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of St Paul's Cathedral]]; Post-1844 - [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)
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| Pre-1845
3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London]] (Episcopal Consistory)
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2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]  
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<br>Post-1844
  
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
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2 - [[Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
  
 
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|-
 
| Broxbourne  
 
| Broxbourne  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)  
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]
| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]
3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
 
 
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Buckland  
 
| Buckland  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)  
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]
| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]
3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
 
 
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Buntingford  
 
| Buntingford  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)  
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]
| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London]] (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)]]
3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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3 - [[Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)]]  
 
 
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
  
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Bushey  
 
| Bushey  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]  
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of London]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)]]
3 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
 
 
 
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|-
 
| Bygrave  
 
| Bygrave  
| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]] (Hitchin Division)
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| [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.)]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
 
| 2 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon]]  
2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans]]  
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2 - Post-1813: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans]]  
  
3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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3 - Pre-1614: [[Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)]]
  
3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford]]
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3 - Post-1613: [[Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford]]  
 
 
4 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
  
 
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=== Post-1857 Probate Records  ===
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[[Category:Hertfordshire]]
 
 
Beginning in 1858, the government took over the&nbsp;settlement of estates and all&nbsp;wills are now probated through the Principal Probate Registry system.&nbsp; The system consists of 11 district registry offices and&nbsp;18 sub-district registries, located throughout England and Wales, and&nbsp;the principal registry&nbsp;office located in London.&nbsp; The records are available through the office of Her Majesty's Courts Service.&nbsp; To learn more, go to the [http://www.hmcourts-service.gov.uk/infoabout/civil/probate/index.htm HMCS website].
 
 
 
A&nbsp;country-wide surname index to the records is available, so it is much easier to look for post-1857 wills.&nbsp; The [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=208102&disp=Calendar+of+the+grants+of+probate+and+le%20%20&columns=*,0,0 indexes] for 1858-1957 and the records for 1858-1925 are available on microfilm at the Family History Library.<br>
 
 
 
[[Category:England|England]]
 

Revision as of 17:53, 8 June 2010

England Gotoarrow.png Hertfordshire Gotoarrow.png Hertfordshire Probate Records

Probate is the legal court process by which the estate of a deceased person is distributed to his or her heirs. The term probate refers to a collection of documents, including wills, administrations (also called admons), inventories, and act books.

Here is a list of Hertfordshire places beginning with the letter B and the pre-1858 courts that had probate jurisdiction over them. To see other Hertfordshire parishes, click on the letter that begins the parish name. AC-GH-LM-ST-Z.

The courts listed for each place are those that had jurisdiction over probating wills prior to 1858. To use this table, follow these steps.
1. Find the place where your ancestor lived in the first column.
2. Click on the court name in the second column to learn where to find the records and indexes.
3. Click on each name of the court in the third column if the record isn't found in the first court.
4. Search last the Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury.


If no will is found, your ancestor may not have left one.

PARISH FIRST COURT TO SEARCH
NEXT COURTS TO SEARCH
Baldock Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.) 2 - Pre-1614: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon

2 - Post-1813: Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans

3 - Pre-1614: Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Post-1613: Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford

Barkway Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division) 2 - Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)

3 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)

Barley Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division) 2 - Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)

3 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)

Bayford Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.) 2 - Pre-1614: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon

2 - Post-1813: Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans

3 - Pre-1614: Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Post-1613: Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford

Bengeo Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.) 2 - Pre-1614: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon

2 - Post-1813: Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans

3 - Pre-1614: Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Post-1613: Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford

Benington Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.) 2 - Pre-1614: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon

2 - Post-1813: Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans

3 - Pre-1614: Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Post-1613: Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford

Bishop's Hatfield Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.) 2 - Pre-1614: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon

2 - Post-1813: Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans

3 - Pre-1614: Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Post-1613: Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford

Bishop's Stortford Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Bovingdon Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.) 2 - Pre-1614: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon

2 - Post-1813: Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans

3 - Pre-1614: Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Post-1613: Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford

Boxmoor Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.) 2 - Pre-1614: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon

2 - Post-1813: Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans

3 - Pre-1614: Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Post-1613: Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford

Bramfield Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.) 2 - Pre-1614: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon

2 - Post-1813: Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans

3 - Pre-1614: Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Post-1613: Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford

Braughing Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division) 2 - Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)

3 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)

Brent Pelham Pre-1845 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of St Paul's Cathedral; Post-1844 - Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans Pre-1845

2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury


Post-1844

2 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)

Broxbourne Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division) 2 - Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)

3 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)

Buckland Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division) 2 - Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)

3 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)

Buntingford Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex (Essex & Hertfordshire Division) 2 - Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex & Hertfordshire Division)

3 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)

Bushey Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans 2 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)
Bygrave Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Herts div.) 2 - Pre-1614: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon

2 - Post-1813: Court of the Archdeaconry of St. Albans

3 - Pre-1614: Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Post-1613: Court of the Archdeacon of Bedford