Court of the Peculiar of Nassington

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A general explanation of probate records in England, is given in the article England Probate Records. Click to read a definition of the word peculiar.

Step By Step[edit | edit source]

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 Herefordshire 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[edit | edit source]

Online Indexes[edit | edit source]

Printed and Published Indexes[edit | edit source]

The Family History Library has a film copy of Empingham and Nassington peculiars [1745-1844] index of wills, administration bonds, inventories of the peculiar court of Empingham and the prebendal court of Nassington, the latter including in its jurisdiction the parishes of Apethorpe, Woodnewton, and Yarwell by J. A. Humphries. Films can be viewed in the library or in a family history center.

Records[edit | edit source]

Archive Location[edit | edit source]

Archive Records[edit | edit source]

Family History Library Records[edit | edit source]

The Family History Library has a film copy of Wills, Administrations, and Inventories, 1702-1844.

Jurisdiction[edit | edit source]

Nassington, Apethorpe, Woodnewton and Yarnwell in Northamptonshire.