England, Hampshire Probate Abstracts (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This collection contains wills from the Consistory Court of Winchester and the Archdeaconry Court of Winchester. The extracts were created by volunteers and employees of the LDS Family History Library.  
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This collection contains wills from the Consistory Court of Winchester and the Archdeaconry Court of Winchester. The extracts were created by volunteers and employees of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Family History Library.  
  
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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{{Collection citation
 
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| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Genealogical Society of Utah. "England, Hampshire Probate Abstracts." Index based on the International Genealogical Index. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.<!--bibdescend-->}}  
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| text ="England, Hampshire Probate Abstracts." Images. ''FamilySearch''. http://familysearch.org.Index based on the International Genealogical Index. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. }}  
  
[[England, Hampshire Probate Abstracts (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
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[[England, Hampshire Probate Abstracts (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
  
 
== Record Content  ==
 
== Record Content  ==
  
Key genealogical facts found in this collection may include:  
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These probate records may include the following information:
  
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[[Image:England, Hampshire Probate Abstracts DGS 7131455 31 Will abstract.jpg|thumb|right|240x380px]]
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*Full name of deceased
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*Date of probate
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*Date of will
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*Names of children, spouse and cousins
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*Relationship to listed persons
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*Occupation
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*Place of residence
  
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
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To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
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*Name of your ancestor
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*Approximate year of death
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==== Search this Collection ====
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To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br> ⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br> ⇒ Select the "_____________" category<br> ⇒ Select the "_____________" category<br> ⇒ Select the "_____________" category which will take you to the images<br>
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Look at each image one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.
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==== Using the Information ====
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When you have found the information on your ancestor, the following information may help you on your search:
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*Use the age found on the abstract to calculate the birth year. After you have found the birth year, search in the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1473014 England, Births and Christenings collection]. You may be able to find the birth place in the abstract as well. If there is a birthplace on the record, you should type in the birthplace as well as the birth year.
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
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*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/wills-and-probate.htm National Archives wills and probate records]
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*[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/probate-and-wills Probate and Will records on Find My Past]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
 
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection ===
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection ===
  
 
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata &gt; San Ponciano &gt; Matrimonios 1884-1886 &gt; image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.  
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata &gt; San Ponciano &gt; Matrimonios 1884-1886 &gt; image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.
 
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Revision as of 14:54, 13 March 2013

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records scheduled to become available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Record Description

This collection contains wills from the Consistory Court of Winchester and the Archdeaconry Court of Winchester. The extracts were created by volunteers and employees of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Family History Library.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"England, Hampshire Probate Abstracts." Images. FamilySearch. http://familysearch.org.Index based on the International Genealogical Index. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

These probate records may include the following information:

England, Hampshire Probate Abstracts DGS 7131455 31 Will abstract.jpg
  • Full name of deceased
  • Date of probate
  • Date of will
  • Names of children, spouse and cousins
  • Relationship to listed persons
  • Occupation
  • Place of residence

How to Use the Record

To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:

  • Name of your ancestor
  • Approximate year of death

Search this Collection

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒ Select the "_____________" category
⇒ Select the "_____________" category
⇒ Select the "_____________" category which will take you to the images

Look at each image one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

Using the Information

When you have found the information on your ancestor, the following information may help you on your search:

  • Use the age found on the abstract to calculate the birth year. After you have found the birth year, search in the England, Births and Christenings collection. You may be able to find the birth place in the abstract as well. If there is a birthplace on the record, you should type in the birthplace as well as the birth year.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

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Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.