== Step By Step ==
1. First search each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will, writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.<br>2. Proceed to the "Probate Records in This Archive" (below) to determine what original probate records exist for this court. Also see "Probate Records of This Court in The Family History Library".<br>3. Contact or visit the Lichfield 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.<br>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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp centers] near you.
== Probate Indexes ==
Amazingly, the Lichfield Archives has alphabetically arranged many of the diocesan wills by each letter of each surname as well (see the next section below).
== The Records ==
=== Archives Location ===
'''Lichfield Record Office (formerly Lichfield Joint Record Office)'''
Telephone: U.K. 01543 510720 Overseas (+44) 1543 510720
=== Probate Records In This Archive ===
Original Wills & Admons 1679-1858
=== Probate Records of This Court In The Family History Library ===
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=338212&disp=Original+wills%2C+administrations+and+in%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Original Wills & Admons 1679-1858]
== Jurisdiction ==
The Court of the Peculiar of Tettenhall held jurisdiction over the parishes of Bilbrook, Codsall, Compton, Kingswood, Oaken, Perton, Teetenhall, Trexcott, The Wergs and Wrottesley. When a search of this courts’ probate records fails to provide the desired probate record, be sure to search the Consistory Court of Lichfield as well as the Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury.
== Strategies, Tips, Other? ==