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Contents

Step By Step 

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 "Records" (below) to determine what 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

Here are two websites providing online indexes to Wiltshire Wills:

Printed and Published Indexes

Records

Archive Location

Wiltshire and Swindon Archives

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

Cocklebury Road

Chippenham

Wiltshire SN15 3QN

ENGLAND

Email: archives@wiltshire.gov.uk  

Tel: 44 (0)1249 705500

Fax: 44 (0)1249 705527 Website

Archive Records

Add information about the manuscript, printed and digital records in this location.

Original Wills & Administrations 1669-1786

Inventories 1669-1786 (wills after this period, were probated in the Archdeaconry Court of Wiltshire)

Family History Library Records

Wills (Index) 1669-1786

Jurisdictions

Castle Combe Peculiar is not inhibited by any other jurisdiction. After 1786 wills were proved in the Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire.


 

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