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tracing a will

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was plain ann now annielaurie

was plain ann now annielaurie Report 7 Feb 2013 21:54

It's unlikely, although not impossible, that the Wills would be on the National Archives site. I would contact Nottingham Archives - they should hopefully have copies.

Moira

Moira Report 7 Feb 2013 18:06

Thank you Jan, I will try to find them on that site.
Moira

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 7 Feb 2013 17:57

Before 1858 I think you have yo look on National Archives site to see if there is a will.. Wills can be downloaded for a very modest fee:

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/

Jan

Moira

Moira Report 7 Feb 2013 17:47

I am trying to find details of 2 wills.

1. Thomas Ince stone mason born 1778 died 1809 Mansfield Nottingham.
2. George Ince stone mason born 1882 died 1812 Mansfield Nottingham.
Both were unmarried.
They left everything to the Niece Mary Betts.
Can anyone help me please.