== Step By Step ==
1. First search each index (see below) to help you more quickly find the will, writing down each detail cited in the indexed entry.<br>2. Proceed to "Records" (below) to determine what probate records exist for this court.<br>3. Contact or visit the Hampshire Record Office, or, hire a professional record searcher to view these records on your behalf. Officials may send upon request a list of record searchers.<br>4. You can visit The Family History Library, or, one of its 4,500 satellite family history centers worldwide and search indexes to probate records; then with the information obtained from the index[es] you can search more quickly the original wills and admons also on microfilm via any [
http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp centers] near you.<br>
== Indexes ==
[http://calm.hants.gov.uk/DServe/Search%20all.htm Here] is an online index from 1500's-1857. This is a mostly complete listing of wills for this time period, and can be very helpful to those searching Hampshire probate records.
==== Printed and Published Indexes ====
Original Handwritten Indexes:
There is an index (manuscript) from 1568 to 1804 for Chilbolton held at the Hampshire Record Office covering most if not all wills in this peculiar court's jurisdiction.
Microfilmed Indexes at the Family History Library:
The indexes as listed in the above are also available in the collection of The Family History Library and they are on microfilm and may be circulated to each of its satellite Family History [
http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp Centers] worldwide.
The Family History Library has a microfilmed index (index Cards] to the probate records which pertains to each of Hampshire's peculiar probate courts--including Chilbolton for the years of this peculiar court's jurisdiction from 1568 to 1804.
The Hampshire Record Office also has a type manuscript index covering the early Chilbolton wills; see the next section below.
== Records ==
==== Family History Library Records ====
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=354614 &disp= Original+wills%2C+1568-1804++ Original Wills 1568-1804 ]
== Jurisdiction ==