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Here is a list of Wiltshire parishes beginning letter S 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
Salisbury St Edmund Court of the Archdeaconry of the Sub-Dean of Salisbury  
Salisbury St Martin Court of the Archdeaconry of the Sub-Dean of Salisbury  
Salisbury St Thomas Court of the Archdeaconry of the Sub-Dean of Salisbury  
Salisbury the Close of the Canons of the Cathedral Church Court of the Peculiar of the Dean of Salisbury 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Sarum, Old Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Savernake, North Search the courts of the surrounding parishes  
Savernake, South with Brimslade and Cadley Search the courts of the surrounding parishes  
Seagry Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Sedgehill Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Seend Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Semington Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Semley Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Sharncote Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Shaw Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Sherrington Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Sherston Magna with Sherston Parva Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Shrewton Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Slaughterford Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Somerford, Great Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Somerford, Little Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Sopworth Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Southbroom Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Salisbury 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Stanton Fitzwarren Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Stanton St Bernard Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Stanton St Quintin Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Stapleford Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Staverton Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory) 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Stockton Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Stratford sub Castle Court of the Archdeaconry of the Sub-Dean of Salisbury
Stratford Tony Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Stratton St Margaret 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)

Sutton Benger Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Sutton Mandeville Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Sutton Veny Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Swallowcliffe Court of the Peculiar of the Dean of Salisbury 2 - Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Swindon Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)
Swindon New Town Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire 2 - Court of the Bishop of Salisbury (Episcopal Consistory)

 


 

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