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Deceased estates and related records

Indexes to deceased estate files
Researching deceased estates files before 1923 is a complex process, with researchers often having to check up to five different indexes to locate a file. This index simplifies the process by combining all indexes into one searchable database. There are currently c.130,000 entries dating from 1880 onwards.
Index to Intestate Estate Case Papers
Intestate: A person who dies without leaving a will. This is an ongoing Volunteer project. The index currently covers the years 1821-1908.
Index to early probate records
This index is for supplementary probate records that are not part of the main probate series. It records the name, date, item number and page number.