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Dorset Probate Records

This court is a prebend of Salisbury Cathedral.

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

Printed and Published Indexes

Wills at Salisbury 1464-1858

Church of England. Prebendal Court (Yetminster and Grimston) Index to wills 1615-1799

Records

Archive Locations

CONTACT
Address Wiltshire and Swindon Archives, Cocklebury Road, Chippenham, SN15 3QN
Telephone (01249) 705500
E-Mail archives@wiltshire.gov.uk

Archive Records

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

Microfilm of original at Wiltshire County Record Office.

Family History Library Records

Church of England. Prebendal Court (Yetminster and Grimston) Original Wills 1654-1799

Jurisdictions

This jurisdiction extended to the parish of Yetminster, Dorset.  The Court was inhibited by the Dean of Salisbury for six months in every three years.


 

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