Difference between revisions of "Court of the Peculiar of Hartington"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (Text replacement - "[[Introduction to LDS Family" to "[[Introduction to Family")
(Online Indexes: Added link to index at findmypast.)
 
Line 8: Line 8:
  
  
== Step by Step ==
+
==Step by Step==
  
 
1. First search each applicable index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will, writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.  
 
1. First search each applicable index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will, writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.  
Line 20: Line 20:
 
4. Visit The [[Family History Library|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|center  near]] you.
 
4. Visit The [[Family History Library|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|center  near]] you.
  
== Indexes ==
+
==Indexes==
  
==== Online Indexes ====
+
====Online Indexes====
 +
'''1521-1850''' - [https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/staffordshire-dioceses-of-lichfield-and-coventry-wills-and-probate-1521-1860 Dioceses of Lichfield and Coventry Wills and Probate] at findmypast (£). Includes index by name and residence that links to images of the actual records.
  
==== Printed and Published Indexes ====
+
====Printed and Published Indexes====
  
 
The collection on microfilm includes a {{FHL|338212|title-id|disp=Calendar of wills, administrations and inventories}}.  A calendar is an index arranged first alphabetically by the beginning letter of a testator's surname and second by date.    
 
The collection on microfilm includes a {{FHL|338212|title-id|disp=Calendar of wills, administrations and inventories}}.  A calendar is an index arranged first alphabetically by the beginning letter of a testator's surname and second by date.    
Line 30: Line 31:
 
The British Index Library has published an index to wills for {{FHL|207955|title-id|disp=1529-1652}} for the peculiars deposited at Lichfield including Hartington. However, it is doubtful that it actually includes Hartington wills since no records apparently survive for this period.  
 
The British Index Library has published an index to wills for {{FHL|207955|title-id|disp=1529-1652}} for the peculiars deposited at Lichfield including Hartington. However, it is doubtful that it actually includes Hartington wills since no records apparently survive for this period.  
  
== Records ==
+
==Records==
  
==== Archive Location ====
+
====Archive Location====
  
 
The records are held at the [http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/leisure/archives/LichfieldRecordOffice/ Lichfield Record Office] and they include:  
 
The records are held at the [http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/leisure/archives/LichfieldRecordOffice/ Lichfield Record Office] and they include:  
Line 38: Line 39:
 
*Original wills, 1752-1858
 
*Original wills, 1752-1858
  
==== Archive Records ====
+
====Archive Records====
  
 
Add information about the manuscript, printed and digital records in this location.  
 
Add information about the manuscript, printed and digital records in this location.  
  
==== Family History Library Records ====
+
====Family History Library Records====
  
 
The records have been microfilmed and are available at the [[Family History Library|Family History Library]] in Salt Lake City and through [[Introduction to Family History Centers|family history centers]].  They include:  
 
The records have been microfilmed and are available at the [[Family History Library|Family History Library]] in Salt Lake City and through [[Introduction to Family History Centers|family history centers]].  They include:  
Line 48: Line 49:
 
*{{FHL|338212|title-id|disp=Original wills, administrations and inventories from various Peculiar Courts}} (including Hartington).  The records are arranged by first letter of the testator's surname then by date. 
 
*{{FHL|338212|title-id|disp=Original wills, administrations and inventories from various Peculiar Courts}} (including Hartington).  The records are arranged by first letter of the testator's surname then by date. 
  
== Jurisdiction ==
+
==Jurisdiction==
  
 
This court had primary jurisdiction in the parish of Hartington and chapelry of Earl Sterndale, and in the parishes of Buxton and Winster and the towns or villages of Biggin, Burbage, High Needham, Newham, and Newhaven.  The peculiar was under the superior authority of the Diocese of Lichfield.  
 
This court had primary jurisdiction in the parish of Hartington and chapelry of Earl Sterndale, and in the parishes of Buxton and Winster and the towns or villages of Biggin, Burbage, High Needham, Newham, and Newhaven.  The peculiar was under the superior authority of the Diocese of Lichfield.  
 
  
 
[[Category:Derbyshire Probate Records]]
 
[[Category:Derbyshire Probate Records]]

Latest revision as of 14:52, 5 June 2020


Step by Step[edit | edit source]

1. First search each applicable index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will, writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.

2. Proceed to the "Records" (below) to determine what probate records exist for this court. Also see

"Family History Library Records."

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.

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 center  near you.

Indexes[edit | edit source]

Online Indexes[edit | edit source]

1521-1850 - Dioceses of Lichfield and Coventry Wills and Probate at findmypast (£). Includes index by name and residence that links to images of the actual records.

Printed and Published Indexes[edit | edit source]

The collection on microfilm includes a Calendar of wills, administrations and inventories.  A calendar is an index arranged first alphabetically by the beginning letter of a testator's surname and second by date.  

The British Index Library has published an index to wills for 1529-1652 for the peculiars deposited at Lichfield including Hartington. However, it is doubtful that it actually includes Hartington wills since no records apparently survive for this period.

Records[edit | edit source]

Archive Location[edit | edit source]

The records are held at the Lichfield Record Office and they include:

  • Original wills, 1752-1858

Archive Records[edit | edit source]

Add information about the manuscript, printed and digital records in this location.

Family History Library Records[edit | edit source]

The records have been microfilmed and are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City and through family history centers.  They include:

Jurisdiction[edit | edit source]

This court had primary jurisdiction in the parish of Hartington and chapelry of Earl Sterndale, and in the parishes of Buxton and Winster and the towns or villages of Biggin, Burbage, High Needham, Newham, and Newhaven. The peculiar was under the superior authority of the Diocese of Lichfield.