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Offline ausgenjourneys

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Link: Wiltshire and Swindon Archive Catalogue - Wills Search
« on: Friday 29 December 06 05:06 GMT (UK) »
Hi everyone,
I just noticed the Wiltshire Wills catalogue is now online:

http://history.wiltshire.gov.uk/heritage/


Regards,

Aillin,
Australia





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Wales - Ellis, Jones
England - Smith, Davey, Potter, Hutton, Preston, Kersey, Andrews, Heading, Matthews, Atkinson, Crisp, Pickis, Blows, Purvis, Chambers, Marrows, Randall, Judd, Brown, Peacock, Pettit, Simson, Flack

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Re: Link: Wiltshire and Swindon Archive Catalogue - Wills Search
« Reply #1 on: Wednesday 14 February 07 23:15 GMT (UK) »
Hi,
A friend has just sent me this link - and the catalogue contains wills proved in Salisbury, so covers some of Berkshire, Dorset and Somerset as well.

If the image of a will or document is present, it is downloadable. I understand that this is an ongoing project, so it is worth making a note of those of interest for a possible future view.

I have just downloaded around 20 from the Chardstock and Wambrook areas for my families of  interset and am now going to be many days busy deciphering them!!
 :) :) :) :) :)

Watermusic
Apsey - Devon, Dorset
Edmunds/Edmonds - Monmouth
Edmunds - Chard
Ellott/Ellet/Elliot - Dorset
Fry - Devon, Dorset, Somerset
Hill - Dorset, Somerset
Mabb - Dorset
Matthews - Hants
Richards - Dorset, Somerset
Webster - Lambeth, Norfolk
Others: - Backaller(and variations), Billows, Blessley, Crabb, Dening, Lea, Mitchell, Parris, Wilson, Woodward.
Main areas:- Chardstock, Bridport

My family members are on http://fryandhill.rootschat.net
but it needs much updating!!