Wills and Probate Records
Wills can be a rich vein of information on an ancestor's life and even give clues as to their personality. This illustrated guide leads the reader through the history and uses of probate records and where to find them. It helps you to interpret the contents of a will and translate the terminology used, including Latin. It also looks at the other documentation affecting probate that may sometimes be overlooked when researching your family history. This is a comprehensive study of what is a complex area of research and an invaluable aid to gaining the most from these unique documents.
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