British Columbia Probate Records

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''[[Canada|Canada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[British Columbia|British Columbia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[British_Columbia_Probate_Records|Probate Records]]''  
  
 
Wills and probate files for British Columbia, up to 1981, are in the custody of the:  
 
Wills and probate files for British Columbia, up to 1981, are in the custody of the:  
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Records after 1981 are held by the:  
 
Records after 1981 are held by the:  
  
'''Court Registry'''<br>Ministry of the Attorney General<br>850 Burdett Avenue, Room 205<br>Victoria, BC <br>V8W 1B4<br>Internet: http://www.bcarchives.gov.bc.ca/general/guides/ag_prob.htm  
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'''Court Registry'''<br>Ministry of the Attorney General<br>850 Burdett Avenue, Room 205<br>Victoria, BC <br>V8W 1B4<br>Internet: [http://www.bcarchives.gov.bc.ca/general/guides/ag_prob.htm http://www.bcarchives.gov.bc.ca/general/guides/ag_prob.htm ]
  
 
'''Family History Library'''  
 
'''Family History Library'''  
  
 
The Family History Library has probate wills (1861–1939), indexes (1861–1981), and estate files (1881–1927).<br>Internet: [http://www.familysearch.org www.familysearch.org]  
 
The Family History Library has probate wills (1861–1939), indexes (1861–1981), and estate files (1881–1927).<br>Internet: [http://www.familysearch.org www.familysearch.org]  
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'''Abbotsford Genealogical Society''' <br>
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The Abbotsford Genealogical Society has an on-line index to BC Wills, including wills from the 1860’s to about 1940 and also an on-line index to 'stray' wills for 2620 wills registered in British Columbia by non-residents (strays) during the time period 1864 to 1939.<br>
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Internet [http://www.abbygs.ca http://www.abbygs.ca]<br>
  
 
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[[Category:British_Columbia]]

Revision as of 06:29, 17 April 2012

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Wills and probate files for British Columbia, up to 1981, are in the custody of the:

British Columbia Archives
PO Box 9419, Stn. PROV GOVT
Victoria, BC
V8W 9V1
Internet: www.bcarchives.gov.bc.ca/index.htm

Records after 1981 are held by the:

Court Registry
Ministry of the Attorney General
850 Burdett Avenue, Room 205
Victoria, BC
V8W 1B4
Internet: http://www.bcarchives.gov.bc.ca/general/guides/ag_prob.htm

Family History Library

The Family History Library has probate wills (1861–1939), indexes (1861–1981), and estate files (1881–1927).
Internet: www.familysearch.org

Abbotsford Genealogical Society

The Abbotsford Genealogical Society has an on-line index to BC Wills, including wills from the 1860’s to about 1940 and also an on-line index to 'stray' wills for 2620 wills registered in British Columbia by non-residents (strays) during the time period 1864 to 1939.

Internet http://www.abbygs.ca