Probate & Other Court Records • 4,180 Records • Uploaded March 8, 2022
This source, depending on the county, contains abstracts of wills probated between 1783-1919, and consists of entries in which "Negroes" are mentioned as legacies, heirs or as the deceased individual (if so identified). They are extracted mainly from the book series of will abstracts compiled by Leslie and Neil Keddie. Scans of the majority of the original wills can be found at: https://www.familysearch.org/
The list below shows the data fields included in this source. If a field is marked as Indexed, it is searchable.