Wentworth County Surrogate Court indexes Help


Ontario Government Record Series RG 22-201

Wentworth County Surrogate Court indexes


About these records

Title
Wentworth County Surrogate Court indexes
Dates of Creation
1816-1945
Physical Description

21 volumes of textual records

Scope and Content

Series consists of indexes to many series of records created by the Surrogate Court of the Wentworth County area. This includes: 1) Grants (i.e. Registers (Series RG 22-204) and Grant Books (Series RG 22-202)) and 2) Non-Contentious Business Books (Series RG 22-202) for the Surrogate Court of the Gore District (1816-1849), the United Counties of Wentworth and Halton (1850-1851; 1853-1854), the United Counties of Wentworth, Halton and Brant (1852) and the County of Wentworth (1855-). In the Indexes to Grants, the numbers identified are non-contentious business numbers up to 1901 listed at the top of each Register entry. These are also estate file numbers. In the Indexes to Non-Contentious Business Books, the numbers refer to entries in each Non-Contentious Book and, up to 1901, are also estate file numbers.

Restrictions on Access
Researchers must use microfilm where available.
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

Indexes to Grants (volumes 1 to 5) are also available on microfilm GS 2, Reel 223.
Finding Aid
A volume list is available for this series.

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.

1816-1945 :

Surrogate Courts (BA44)

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