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Index to Bromsgrove Wills, 1700-1858

Until 1858, English wills were proved in the church courts. The fees paid by the executors provided a valuable source of income to the bishop of each diocese. The wills of most of Bromsgrove's testators were therefore proved at Worcester and are now preserved in the Worcestershire Record Office. The Record Office has microfilms of all these wills from which copies can be made. The list given here was compiled by Jenny Townshend of the Bromsgrove Society from the typed indexes available in the Record Office search room.

This section comprises a list of over 1500 wills of Bromsgrove residents from 1700 through to 1858.

Use the Search box to search for names of interest. In the 'Record Type' column, W refers to a Will and A to an Administration.

Full transcripts of some wills are also available but are not yet linked to individual entries. They can be searched here.

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Surname Firstname Date Record Type
Waldron Edward 30 Jul 1733
Waldron Edward 9 Jan 1722/3
Waldron Mary 19 May 1768 W
Walker Anna 27 Sep 1728
Walker E1izabeth 11 May 1743
Walker Eleanor 30 Jan 1804 A
Walker Humphrey 6 May 1706
Walker Joseph 20 Jan 1817 W
Walker Maria 25 Jan 1711/2
Walker Norris 25 Oct 1814 W
Walker Richard 12 Jun 1771 W
Walker Richard 13 Apr 1720
Walker Richard 28 May 1764 A &W
Wall George 24 Mar 1790 A
Wall Jonathan 16 Jul 1817 W
Wallis John 4 Feb 1718/9
Wallis Maria 5 Oct 1723
Wanley Jacob 22 Oct 1728
Wanley John 6 Oct 1775 W
Ward Ann 6 Mar 1855 W
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