Ontario Government Record Series RG 22-286

Welland County Surrogate Court registers


About these records

Title
Welland County Surrogate Court registers
Dates of Creation
1856-1940
Physical Description

29 volumes of textual records

Scope and Content

Series consists of Welland County Surrogate Court registers. Registers in this series are separated into probate and administration books. The former contain the court's copy of all grants of probate (in estates with wills) and the latter of administration (estates without wills). Numbers included in the margins next to the grant are application (i.e. estate file) numbers (Series RG 22-289). Each volume is indexed.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

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Ontario. Surrogate Courts
Restrictions on Access
Access to the original material is closed if the material is available on microfilm. Access to all other materials is not restricted.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright is primarily held by the Crown. There are no restrictions on reproduction. Permission of the Archives of Ontario is required for publication; submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast form.
Availability of Other Formats

Probate books up to 1932 and administration books up to 1940 are also available on microfilm.
Finding Aid
An online finding aid is available for this series. There is also a reel list in the User's Guide to Surrogate Court microfilm reels. Click here to view

Agency or agencies that created these records

These records were created by the following Ontario government agency or agencies. Click on the agency reference code for information about this agency and other records it created.

1856-1940 :

Surrogate Courts (BA44)

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