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Obtaining a copy of a will

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GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 23 Aug 2012 12:48

:-D

Phyll

Phyll Report 6 Sep 2012 09:06

Hi
I have found my Father's probate/Will and would like to send off for a copy. It was in Lewes, Sussex but I can't find an address to send to. Please can anyone find this for me.

Many thanks

Phyll

Jonesey

Jonesey Report 6 Sep 2012 09:29

This site gives instructions about how and where to apply for a copy of a will or order of probate proven between 1858 and the present.

http://www.justice.gov.uk/guidance/courts-and-tribunals/courts/probate/family-history.htm

Phyll

Phyll Report 11 Sep 2012 12:38

Thanks for the info. Can you tell me how long I may expect to wait for my reply. Have sent form off today.

Thanks you

Phyll

Jonesey

Jonesey Report 11 Sep 2012 14:45

From my own experience I find that it usually takes about 7 days or so.

Phyll

Phyll Report 11 Sep 2012 15:22

Thank you Jonesey

Phyll

Phyll Report 27 Sep 2012 13:22

Jonesy
I sent my form off for Probate with cheque for £6 on 11th September but still haven't received anything. Whom should I contact to see what's happened do you know please.
Many thanks
Phyll