Find your ancestors in West Kent Probate Index 1750-1858

West Kent Probate Index 1750-1858

The West Kent Probate Index is a master index of wills and administrations to the two probate and peculiar courts of the Diocese of Rochester:

  • The Archdeaconry Court of Rochester
  • The Consistory Court of Rochester
  • The Archbishop's Peculiar of the Deanery of Shoreham
  • The Peculiar of the Rector of Cliffe

    All the 6,300 or so entries have been indexed, with each entry showing the name and surname of the testator or intestate, the parish of residence, occupation and/or marital status, the year and month of the grant, and the issuing court.