Pennsylvania Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues

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== <center>Known Issues</center>  ==
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'''NOTE''': For a way to determine what digital records are likely to be found within a collection or how to find missing images elsewhere, see Document 114052, [https://familysearch.org/help/viewdocument?documentId=114052&sliceId=SAL_Public&userQuery=114052 How to use Film Notes in the Catalog to determine the content of a final browse point in Historical Records].
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'''Question #1''': Blair &gt; Wills 1846-1868 vol A-B appears to be an index. Where can the records be found?<br>'''Answer #1''': The browse point Blair &gt; Wills 1846-1868 vol A-B is actually the browse point Will and letter index 1846-1980 U-Z; and the browse point Blair &gt; Will and letter index 1846-1980 U-Z is actually the browse point Blair &gt; Wills 1846-1868 vol A-B. The two browse points are transposed.
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'''Question #2''': Does Allegheny &gt; Estate index 1788-1971 surname L, first names A-J have missing sections?<br>'''Answer #2''': The browse point Allegheny &gt; Estate index 1788-1971 surname L, first names A-J does not have missing sections; the sections are out of order:
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*Image 6: Table to Locate Names
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*Images 7-197: Section 110-560
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*Images 200-277: Sections 2000-2033
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*Images 285-440: Sections 610-930
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*Images 445- 538: Sections 2034-2078
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'''Question #3:''' Westmoreland appears to be missing records. Where can these records be found?<br>'''Answer #3''': Two browse points are missing from Westmoreland because the microfilm 1316409 is not digitized:
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*Westmoreland &gt; Register's and Orphans' Court record index no date W-Z would originate from Items 1-2: General index W, given names S (continued)-Z General index XYZ, given names A-Z
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*Westmoreland &gt; Will index v. 1-2 1772-1918; Wills 1773-1819 v. 1 would originate from&nbsp; Item 3-5: Will index v. 1-2 1772-1918 and Wills 1773-1819 v. 1.
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See [[Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche|Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche]] for instructions on ordering microfilm, as well as finding a local [https://familysearch.org/locations FamilySearch Center] where you can view the film.
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'''Question #4''': Where can I find the records for Bucks &gt; Orphans' Court records 1853-1856 vol 13? <br>'''Answer #4''': Bucks &gt; Orphans' Court records 1853-1856 vol 13 is not available online or on microfilm.
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'''Question #5''': York &gt; Wills 1818-1833 vol O-Q is missing Pages 1 through 41 of book P. Where can I find these records?<br>'''Answer #5''': These pages are not available; possibly they were lost prior to filming the records.
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If you encounter additional problems with this collection, feel free to report them at [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the following information:
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*If '''browsing''' this collection: please include the full path you followed to where the problem occurred. The browse path is located above the Image viewer window.<br>For example: '''Pennsylvania, Probate Records, 1683-1994 &gt; Blair &gt; Wills 1846-1868 vol A-B &gt; Image 7 of 117'''.
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*If you are '''reporting''' a technical issue: please include your operating system and browser version, such as Windows XP and Internet Explorer.
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Your assistance will help ensure that future revisions will be considered.
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Return to the [[Pennsylvania Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Pennsylvania Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] Learn More page.
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Return to the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1999196 Pennsylvania, Probate Records, 1683-1994] collection at FamilySearch.org.
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