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''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worcestershire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worcestershire Probate Records]]''  
 
''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worcestershire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worcestershire Probate Records]]''  
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<br>''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]]. <br>
  
 
Here is a list of Worcestershire parishes beginning with the letter B and the pre-1858 courts that had probate jurisdiction over them.&nbsp; For other parishes, click on a letter link:  
 
Here is a list of Worcestershire parishes beginning with the letter B and the pre-1858 courts that had probate jurisdiction over them.&nbsp; For other parishes, click on a letter link:  
  
&nbsp; [[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with B|B]],&nbsp; [[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with C|C]],&nbsp; [[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with D through G|D-G]],&nbsp; [[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with H through J|H-J]],&nbsp; [[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with K through N|K-N]],&nbsp; [[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with O through R|O-R]],&nbsp; [[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with S|S]],&nbsp; [[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with T through V|T-V]],&nbsp; [[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with W through Z|W-Z]]. <br>
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| &nbsp;[[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with A|A]]&nbsp;
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| &nbsp;[[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with C|C]]&nbsp;
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| &nbsp;[[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with D through G|D-G]]&nbsp;
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| &nbsp;[[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with H through J|H-J]]&nbsp;
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| &nbsp;[[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with K through N|K-N]]&nbsp;
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| &nbsp;[[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with O through R|O-R]]&nbsp;
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| &nbsp;[[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with S|S]]&nbsp;
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| &nbsp;[[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with T through V|T-V]]&nbsp;
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| &nbsp;[[Worcestershire Probate Jurisdictions for Parishes Beginning with W through Z|W-Z]]
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1. In the first column, find the place where your ancestor lived.<br>2. In the second column, click on the court name to learn where to find the records and indexes.<br>3. If the record isn't found in the primary court, search the records for the secondary courts in the order listed.<br>4. The last court to search is the [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]].  
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<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]].  
  
If no will is found, your ancestor may not have left one.<br><br>
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<br>If no will is found, your ancestor may not have left one.<br><br>
  
 
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| Abberley  
 
| Abberley  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Hereford]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Abberton  
 
| Abberton  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Abbots Morton  
 
| Abbots Morton  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Acton Beauchamp  
 
| Acton Beauchamp  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Alderminster  
 
| Alderminster  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Alfrick  
 
| Alfrick  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Alvechurch  
 
| Alvechurch  
 
| [[Court of the Peculiar of the Rector of Alvechurch or Allchurch]]  
 
| [[Court of the Peculiar of the Rector of Alvechurch or Allchurch]]  
| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester]] (Episcopal Consistory)
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| 2 - [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)]]
 
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| Areley Kings  
 
| Areley Kings  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Astley  
 
| Astley  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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| Aston Magna  
 
| Aston Magna  
| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester]] (Episcopal Consistory)  
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| [[Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
| 2 - [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury]]
 
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[[Category:Worcestershire|Probate A]]

Revision as of 17:46, 7 June 2010

England Gotoarrow.png Worcestershire Gotoarrow.png Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire parishes beginning with the letter B and the pre-1858 courts that had probate jurisdiction over them.  For other parishes, click on a letter link:

 A   B   C   D-G   H-J   K-N   O-R   S   T-V   W-Z


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 PRIMARY COURT SECONDARY COURTS - IN SEARCH ORDER
Abberley Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Abberton Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Abbots Morton Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Acton Beauchamp Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Alderminster Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Alfrick Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Alvechurch Court of the Peculiar of the Rector of Alvechurch or Allchurch 2 - Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
Areley Kings Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Astley Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Aston Magna Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury