About Gloucester Wills Index 1801-1858
Calendar of wills proved and letters of administration granted in theThis collection completes the calendar for Gloucester wills available on Origins.net, ending at 1858, the date on which probate was transferred to (civil) district registries.
Diocese of Gloucester 1801-1858
The two preceeding volumes covering wills and letters of administration up to 1800 are available in the British Record Society (BRS) Probate Collection:
AcknowledgementsThis calendar was compiled by Gloucestershire Record Office staff with the voluntary assistance of Dr. G.J. Pitt which is gratefully acknowledged.
The editor, Cliff Webb, would like to acknowledge with grateful thanks the work of Mr T. Wilcock who entered the material into a database and produced the draft supplementary indexes, and provided other invaluable advice as to the computerisation of the project.