Checklist of will sources for Inishmacsaint


PeriodSourceLocationReferenceCommentPublished?Details

1499 to 1940

National Archives card index

National Archives of Ireland

Includes all the records collected after 1922, along with extensive collections of abstracts and transcripts. Online: FindMyPast (digitised), FamilySearch (imaged)

[Unpublished]

1499 to 1858

Pre-1858 Wills Index

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

Reading Room

Includes all records collected after 1922

[Unpublished]

1500 to 1940

Swanzy Collection

National Archives of Ireland

T. 1746 (1C-53-16)

Abstracts from Clogher and Kilmore Will Books, Marriage Licence Bonds, Administrations, militia lists. Principal names include: Beatty, Nixon, Armstrong, Young, Veitch, Jackson, Mee, Noble, Fiddes

[Unpublished]

1500 to 1858

Index to the Prerogative Grants of Ireland

National Archives of Ireland

Manuscript

Prerogative administrations intestate. Online

[Unpublished]

1500 to 1800

Betham abstracts from Prerogative Wills, to c.1800

National Archives of Ireland

Notebooks

Indexed in Vicars; copies also in the Genealogical Office and PRONI

[Unpublished]

1500 to 1800

Betham abstracts from Prerogative Administrations,

National Archives of Ireland

Notebooks

Copies also in the Genealogical Office and PRONI

[Unpublished]

1500 to 1900

Leslie Collection

National Library of Ireland

Ms 1774; Pos. 799

981 wills

[Unpublished]

1500 to 1940

Ainsley Will Abstracts

The Genealogical Office

535, 631

Small miscellaneous collection

[Unpublished]

1500 to 1940

Wilson Collection

National Library of Ireland

Pos. 1990

Miscellaneous collection

[Unpublished]

1500 to 1940

Richey Collection

National Library of Ireland

Mss 8315-6

Miscellaneous collection

[Unpublished]

1500 to 1940

Index to Will Abstracts at the Genealogical Office

The Genealogical Office

GO 429

[Unpublished]

1500 to 1940

Swanzy Collection

Representative Church Body Library

Abstracts from Clogher and Kilmore Will Books, Marriage Licence Bonds, Administrations, militia lists. Principal names include: Beatty, Nixon, Armstrong, Young, Veitch, Jackson, Mee, Noble, Fiddes

[Unpublished]

1500 to 1940

Index to Will Abstracts at the Genealogical Office

Published

Analecta Hibernica

National Library of Ireland Ir 941 a 10 No. 17 Dublin IMC

1536 to 1810

Used in conjunction with the Betham abstracts

Published

Online

Index to the Prerogative Wills of Ireland 1536-1810

National Library of Ireland Open reference Dublin 1897

1600 to 1940

Index to Wills in the Records of the Land Commission

National Library of Ireland

Card Index

The originals are part of the records of the Land Commission, now housed in the same building as the National Archives in Bishop Street, Dublin, There is no formal access allowed, but exceptions are made.

[Unpublished]

1639 to 1698

Abstracts of wills of Irish testators registered at the Prerogative Court of Canterbury 1639-98

National Library of Ireland

Ms 1397

See also TNA (Kew)

[Unpublished]

1660 to 1858

Clogher Consistorial Administration Bonds Index

National Archives of Ireland

[Unpublished]

1661 to 1858

Clogher Consistorial Wills Index

National Archives of Ireland

Online

[Unpublished]

1664 to 1684

Prerogative Will Book 1664-84

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Included in the reading room card index. Online

[Unpublished]

1706 to 1708

Prerogative Will Book 1706-8

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Included in the reading room card index. Online

[Unpublished]

1708 to 1832

3 volumes

Published

Abstracts of Wills at the Registry of Deeds, (1708-1832)

Online Open reference Dublin Irish Manuscripts Commission

1726 to 1728

Prerogative Will Book 1726-8

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Included in the reading room card index. Online

[Unpublished]

1728 to 1729

Prerogative Will Book 1728-9

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Included in the reading room card index.

[Unpublished]

1777 to 1777

Prerogative Will Book 1777

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Included in the reading room card index.

[Unpublished]

1811 to 1858

Index to the Prerogative Wills of Ireland

National Archives of Ireland

Manuscript

Online

[Unpublished]

1813 to 1813

Prerogative Will Book 1813

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Included in the reading room card index.

[Unpublished]

1828 to 1879

Inland Revenue Indexes to Irish Will Registers, 1828-79

National Archives of Ireland

Included in the reading room card index

[Unpublished]

1828 to 1839

Inland Revenue Irish Will Registers, 1828-1839

National Archives of Ireland

Included in the reading room catalogue

[Unpublished]

1828 to 1879

Inland Revenue Indexes to Irish Administration Registers, 1828-79

National Archives of Ireland

Included in the reading room card index

[Unpublished]

1828 to 1839

Inland Revenue Irish Administration Registers, 1828-79

National Archives of Ireland

Included in the reading room catalogue

[Unpublished]

1834 to 1834

Prerogative Will Book 1834

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Included in the reading room card index.

[Unpublished]

1858 to 1909

Cavan District Registry Will Book

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Online

[Unpublished]

1858 to 1900

Armagh District Registry Will Book

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

MIC 15C

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Cover 1858-1918.
Online as part of PRONI's Will Calendars' search.

[Unpublished]

1858 to 1990

Calendars of Wills and Administrations

National Archives of Ireland

Reading room and online

Provide: name, address and occupation of the deceased; place and exact date of death; names, relationships and addresses of grantees of probate or administration; exact date of probate; value of the estate.

[Unpublished]

1858 to 1965

Calendars of Wills and Administrations

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

Reading room and online

Provide: name, address and occupation of the deceased; place and exact date of death; names, relationships and addresses of grantees of probate or administration; exact date of probate; value of the estate.

Online 1858-1965.

Also includes District Registry Will Books of Armagh, Belfast and Londonderry

[Unpublished]

1874 to 1874

Principal Registry Wills, 1874, G-M

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Online

[Unpublished]

1878 to 1878

Principal Registry Wills, 1878

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Online

[Unpublished]

1878 to 1878

Principal Registry Grants, 1878

National Archives of Ireland

Grant Book (administrations intestate) which survived the destruction of 1922. Online

[Unpublished]

1883 to 1883

Principal Registry Grants, 1883

National Archives of Ireland

Grant Book (administrations intestate) which survived the destruction of 1922. Online

[Unpublished]

1891 to 1891

Principal Registry Wills, 1891, G-M

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922. Online

[Unpublished]

1891 to 1891

Principal Registry Grants, 1891

National Archives of Ireland

Grant Book (administrations intestate) which survived the destruction of 1922. Online

[Unpublished]

1893 to 1893

Principal Registry Grants, 1893

National Archives of Ireland

Grant Book (administrations intestate) which survived the destruction of 1922. Online

[Unpublished]

1896 to 1896

Principal Registry Wills, 1896, A-F

National Archives of Ireland

Will Book which survived the destruction of 1922

[Unpublished]


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