Wills

News
05 April 2018

Plus: Finding ancestors could be key to saving a 10-year-old boy; New Dordogne collection on FamilySearch; MyHeritage adds American newspapers and more

News
31 January 2018

The new collection, released on Ancestry, features records of thousands of poorer individuals from southern England

News
07 May 2015

A collection of around 70,000 historic wills dating back to the 15th century can now be explored on the web thanks to the work of staff and volunteers at Essex Record Office

News
12 December 2014

Researchers can now order digital copies of probate records dating back to 1858 following the creation of a new online system

News
27 November 2014

The Society of Genealogists has raised concerns over plans to introduce a new online service for ordering copies of post-1858 wills that could be "impractical" for family historians

Blog
13 November 2014

With more wills going online, Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine editor Sarah Williams shares her 12 favourite websites for tracking down your ancestors' last wishes

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