Wills and testamentary records are of assistance to genealogists as evidence of the date of a person’s death and for other information which they may contain concerning the dead person’s family, place of residence and property.

You can search the Calendars (aphabetical indexes) of Wills and Administrations for the years 1858 – 1920. You can search pdfs for those from 1922 to 1982 on the main National Archives website.

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