Ontario Government Record Series RG 22-406
33 reels of microfilm (textual records)
90 centimetres of textual records
Series consists of files that contain the original documentation filed with the Prince Edward County Surrogate Court in order to obtain a grant of Letters Probate or Letters of Administration.
Series also contains two boxes of miscellaneous surrogate court records from the Picton County Courthouse dating between 1864 and 1930.
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The original estate files for 1859-1930 are on loan to the Prince Edward County Archives, Box 1078, 44 Union Street, Picton, Ontario, K0K 2T0. The estate files after 1968 are still under the control of the Prince Edward County Courthouse. The estate files for 1979-1980 have been transferred to the Archives of Ontario.
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.
|Surrogate Courts (BA44)|
To view material for the years 1859-1933, first consult the reel list to narrow your search.
Please note that the estate files between the years 1979 and 1980 are stored offsite. A minimum of 1 business day is required to retrieve the material from storage. Please contact a Reference archivist for more information on how to order these records.
To view the miscellaneous material, order using reference code RG 22-406 and barcodes B289929 and B287776.
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