Changes

Jump to navigation Jump to search
m
update archive name
Line 1: Line 1: −
''[[England Genealogy|England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Somerset Genealogy|Somerset]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Somerset Probate Records]]''
+
{{breadcrumb
 
+
| link1=[[England Genealogy|England]]
Return to the [[Somerset Probate Records]] page.
+
| link2=[[Somerset,_England_Genealogy|Somerset]]
 +
| link3=[[Somerset Probate Records|Somerset Probate Records]]
 +
| link4=
 +
| link5=[[Court_of_the_Peculiar_of_Witham_Friary|Court of the Peculiar of Witham Friary]]
 +
}}
    
== Step By Step  ==
 
== Step By Step  ==
   −
1. First [https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog search] each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will, writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.  
+
1. First search each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will, writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.  
    
2. Proceed to "Records" (below) to determine what probate records exist for this court. Also see "Probate Records of This Court in The Family History Library".  
 
2. Proceed to "Records" (below) to determine what probate records exist for this court. Also see "Probate Records of This Court in The Family History Library".  
Line 11: Line 15:  
3. Contact or visit the Somersetshire 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.  
 
3. Contact or visit the Somersetshire 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 [[Family History Library|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 [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|centers]] near you.
+
4. Visit [[Family History Library|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 [[Introduction to Family History Centers|centers]] near you.
    
== Indexes  ==
 
== Indexes  ==
Line 39: Line 43:  
The surviving original records are deposited at:  
 
The surviving original records are deposited at:  
   −
[http://www.somerset.gov.uk/archives/ Somerset Record Office]  
+
[https://swheritage.org.uk/somerset-archives/ Somerset Archives and Local Studies]  
   −
Obridge Road
+
Somerset Heritage Centre
   −
Taunton TA2 7PU
+
Taunton U.K. TA2 6SF
    
England  
 
England  
Line 49: Line 53:  
Tel: (0)1823 278805  
 
Tel: (0)1823 278805  
   −
Email: [mailto:archives@somerset.gov.uk archives@somerset.gov.uk]  
+
Email: [mailto:somersetarchives@swheritage.org.uk somersetarchives@swheritage.org.uk]  
    
==== Archive Records  ====
 
==== Archive Records  ====
Line 63: Line 67:  
*{{FHL|375562|title-id|disp=Wills 1805-1811}}  
 
*{{FHL|375562|title-id|disp=Wills 1805-1811}}  
 
*{{FHL|375562|title-id|disp=Administrations 1805-1811}}
 
*{{FHL|375562|title-id|disp=Administrations 1805-1811}}
  −
<br>
      
The [[Family History Library|Family History Library]] has very few original probate records for Somerset on microfilm.&nbsp; Most of the what the library has is various&nbsp;volumes of published abstracts.&nbsp; See the information found in the article on the [[Court of the Bishop of Bath & Wells (Episcopal Consistory)]].  
 
The [[Family History Library|Family History Library]] has very few original probate records for Somerset on microfilm.&nbsp; Most of the what the library has is various&nbsp;volumes of published abstracts.&nbsp; See the information found in the article on the [[Court of the Bishop of Bath & Wells (Episcopal Consistory)]].  
Moderator, Bureaucrats, editor, pagecreator, Administrators
19,699

edits

Navigation menu