London Probate Jurisdictions Parishes G-REdit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

England Gotoarrow.png London Gotoarrow.png London Probate Records

Before 1858, every parish was under the probate jurisdiction of a primary court and several secondary courts. Here's an alphabetical list of London City parishes and the probate courts that had jurisdiction over them for the parishes G - R. Click on the link for the letter that a parish name begins with.


 A-F  G-R St A-C]]  St D-H  St I-S  St T-Z


1. In the first column, find the place where your ancestor lived.
2. In the second column, click on the court name to learn where to find the records and indexes.
3. If the record isn't found in the primary court, search the records for the secondary courts in the order listed.
4. The last court to search is 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
Glasshouse Yard Search the courts of the surrounding parishes .
Holborn [Holy Trinity] Court of the Archdeconry of London 2 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)
Holborn [St Andrew] Court of the Archdeaconry of London 2 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)
Holborn, Saffron Hill [St Peter],  Court of the Archdeaconry of London 2 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)
Holy Trinity Minories Court of the Archdeaconry of London 2 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)
Holy Trinity the Less Court of the Archdeaconry of London 2 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)
Lambe's Chapel Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (London Division) 2 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)
Norton Folgate Search the courts of the surrounding parishes .



 

Need additional research help? Contact our research help specialists.

Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.


Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).

  • This page was last modified on 28 August 2012, at 22:25.
  • This page has been accessed 610 times.