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1.3 Million Victorian Probate and Wills Online

The Victoria Wills and Probate 1841-1989 collection on Findmypast is a vast index that now contains over 1,364,000 records. Wills and probate records are invaluable in family research, as these kind of documents can provide details of next of kin, property owned and significant dates.

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Ancestry, PCC and 1 Million Wills

The big news to hit the genealogy world recently is that Ancestry.co.uk have added over 1 million English and Welsh wills from the Perogative Court of Canterbury (PCC). Not everyone left a will, but those that did can be a goldmine of information, so it’s ALWAYS worth checking just in case there is one for your family ancestors.

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