Ontario Government Record Series RG 22-401

Elgin County Surrogate Court registers

About these records

Elgin County Surrogate Court registers
Dates of Creation
[Microfilmed 196-?, 198-?] (originally created 1859-1924)
Dates of Accumulation


Physical Description

10 reels of microfilm (textual records)

Scope and Content

Series consists of volumes that contain copies of all grants of probate, administration and guardianship issued by the Elgin County Surrogate Court.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

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Ontario. Surrogate Courts
Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
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.
Related Material

See Series RG 22-322 for related estate files.

Finding Aid
For registers A-J (1859-1901), there is a reel listing available in the User's Guide to Surrogate Court microfilm reels.

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.

1859-1924 :

Surrogate Courts (BA44)

How to order these records

From our Reading Rooms

For registers A-J (1859-1901), first consult reel listing in the User's Guide to Surrogate Court microfilm reels to round down your search. For registers K-S (1901-1924), contact a Reference Archivist for information about obtaining access to these records.

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By Microfilm Interloan
Some of this material is available through the Archives of Ontario's Microfilm Interloan Service, which allows you to borrow microfilmed archival records through a library or other institution that participates in the interlibrary loan system.