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Wills and administrations, 1605-1856

Manuscript/Manuscript on Film
  • English
  • Latin
Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1956-1958
5 microfilm reels ; 35 mm.

Notes

Some early documents are in latin.

Microfilm of original records at the Principal Probate Registry, Somerset House, London and the Oxford District Probate Registry.

Monks Risborough is a Peculiar of the Archbishop of Canterbury.

The registered wills and administrations of Monks Risborough, 1698-1733 are filed with Banbury under the heading: Church of England. Peculiar Court (Banbury, Oxford). Probate records, 1547-1858. Check the Author/Title Catalog under this heading or the Locality Catalog under: England, Oxford, Banbury - Probate records. The Administration Act Book for Monks Risborough, 1674-1856 is filed with Aylesbury: Church of England. Peculiar Court (Aylesbury, Buckingham). Wills and administrations, 1624-1858. Check the Author/Title Catalog under this heading or the Locality Catalog under: England, Buckingham, Aylesbury - Probate records.

For probate documents not found in this court, search the records of the next higher jurisdiction: Church of England. Province of Canter- bury. Prerogative Court. Probate records, 1383-1857. Check the Author/Title Catalog under this heading or the Locality Catalog under: England - Probate records.

The jurisdiction of this court includes Monks Risborough and its hamlets, Halton in Buckinghamshire and Newington with Britwell Prior (or Brightwell Prior) in Oxfordshire.

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