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Here is a list of Wiltshire parishes beginning letter C with the pre-1858 courts that had probate jurisdiction over each. To go to another letter, click on the letter for a parish of interest.

 A  B  C  D-G  H-K  L-M  N-R  S  T-V  W-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. 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. If the record still isn't found, search the records for 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
Calne Court of the Peculiar of the Treasurer of Salisbury in the Prebendal of Calne 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Calstone Wellington Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Cannings, All Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Cannings, Bishop's Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Salisbury 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Castle Combe Pre-1786 - Court of the Peculiar of Castle Combe

Post-1785 Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire

Pre-1786:

2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Post-1785:

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

Castle Eaton Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chalfield, Great Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chalfield, Little and Cottles Search the courts of the surrounding parishes  
Chalke, Bower Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chalke, Broad Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Charlton (near Malmesbury) Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Charlton (near Pewsey) Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)

3 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Charlton All Saints Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Cherhill Court of the Peculiar of the Treasurer of Salisbury in the Prebendal of Calne 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Cheverell Magna Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Cheverell, Little Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chicklade Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chilmark Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chippenham with Tytherton Lucas Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chirton Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chiseldon Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chitterne All Saints Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chitterne St Mary Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chittoe Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Salisbury 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Cholderton Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Christian Malford Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Chute Court of the Peculiar of the Prebendal of Chute and Chisenbury 2 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean of Salisbury
Chute Forest Search the courts of the surrounding parishes  
Clarendon Park Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Clatford Park Search the courts of the surrounding parishes .
Clyffe Pypard Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Codford St Mary Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Codford St Peter Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Colerne Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Collingbourne Ducis Pre-1829 - Court of the Peculiar of the Lord Wardon of Savernake Forest

Post-1828 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)

Pre-1829

2 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean of Salisbury

Post-1828

2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Collingbourne Kingston Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Compton Bassett Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Compton Chamberlayne Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Coombe Bissett Court of the Peculiar of the Prebendal of Coombe and Harnham 2 - Court of the Peculiar of the Dean of Salisbury
Corsham Court of the Peculiar of the Perpetual Vicar of Corsham 2 - Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire

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

Corsley Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Coulston, East Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Cricklade St Mary Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Cricklade St Sampson Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Crudwell Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)

 


 

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