Wills Index

Using the Wills Index

You can search this index of over 38,000 entries to see what Archdeaconry of Berkshire wills, administrations and inventories we have for the period 1480 to 1857.

The index is listed by surname, but also provides details of place name and occupation as well the document reference of the record and what microfilm/fiche (MF) copies we have.

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Name Place Name Occupation Year BRO Ref MF Copy
GILES , John SnrReading St MaryBarber1805D/A1/151/45MF560
GILES , William SnrEast Hanney, West HanneyYeoman1784D/A1/75/105MF523
GILES, AgnesStanmore, Beedon1591D/A1/71/101 D/A1/11/386MF520 MF10047B
GILES, AlexanderShrivenhamFarmer1835D/A1/152/29MF560
GILES, AnnHinton Waldrist1794D/A1/75/119MF523
GILES, AnneBasildon1684D/A1/192/126MF96043
GILES, CharlesLambourn1818D/A1/228/19MF96125
GILES, EdwardHampstead NorreysHusbandman1632D/A1/72/065MF521
GILES, EdwardNewbury1805D/A1/228/5MF96125
GILES, ElizabethFarnborough1670D/A1/73/44MF522
GILES, ElizabethWantage1833D/A1/152/21MF560
GILES, EstherSotwell1716D/A1/74/92MF522
GILES, FrancesSteventon1822D/A1/228/22MF96125
GILES, GraceHawcridg, Bucklebury1711D/A1/74/70MF522
GILES, GraceBucklebury1765D/A1/74/262MF523
GILES, HannahAbingdon1830D/A1/228/30MF96125
GILES, HenryFinchampsteadLabourer1803D/A1/151/37MF560
GILES, HenryHanney1812D/A1/228/11MF96125
GILES, JamesAbingdonCarpenter, Joiner 1827D/A1/152/6MF560
GILES, JaneKingston Lisle, Sparsholt1690D/A1/73/137MF522
GILES, JaneHarwell1737D/A1/193/89MF96044
GILES, JaneHarwell1764D/A1/193/113MF96044
GILES, JaneHermitage, Hampstead Norreys1835D/A1/152/30MF560
GILES, JohnElcot, Kintbury1627D/A1/191/158MF96041
GILES, JohnStanmore, BeedonHusbandman1641D/A1/72/129MF521
GILES, JohnChurch Speen, SpeenYeoman1648D/A1/72/154MF521
GILES, JohnSouth MoretonGlover1673D/A1/73/62MF522
GILES, JohnAldermastonButcher1765D/A1/74/263MF523
GILES, JohnLongworth1809D/A1/228/7MF96125
GILES, MargaretChaddleworth1609D/A1/191/112MF96041
GILES, MargaretChaddleworth 1609D/A1/168/054MF96001
GILES, MargaretLyford, West Hanney1797D/A1/75/123MF523
GILES, MaryPusey1828D/A1/152/9MF560
GILES, NicholasAbingdon St HelenUsher1627D/A1/72/035MF521
GILES, RebeccaSpeen1810D/A1/151/56MF560
GILES, RichardHermitage, Hampstead NorreysBlacksmith1818D/A1/151/68MF560
GILES, RobertUffington1546D/A1/142/001 D/A1/5/042 D/A1/6/006MF556 MF10043A MF10043B
GILES, RobertStanmore, BeedonHusbandman1588D/A1/71/093 D/A1/11/185MF520 MF10047B
GILES, SarahWest Hanney1794D/A1/75/117MF523
GILES, StephenStanmore, BeedonHusbandman1583D/A1/71/068 D/A1/10/391MF520 MF10047A
GILES, ThomasWest WoodhayTailor1619D/A1/71/224MF521
GILES, ThomasNewburyGrocer1631D/A1/16/247MF10066
GILES, ThomasBourton, ShrivenhamDay Labourer1640D/A1/72/122MF521
GILES, ThomasGreat Coxwell1770D/A1/193/122MF96044
GILES, ThomasAbingdonTailor1832D/A1/152/17MF560
GILES, ThomasEast Hanney, West HanneyVictualler1835D/A1/152/28MF560
GILES, Thomas SnrNewburyMason1630D/A1/191/163MF96041
GILES, WilliamSilvester, Sparsholt1677D/A1/73/80MF522
GILES, WilliamThatcham1745D/A1/74/212MF523
GILES, WilliamBuckleburyLabourer1745D/A1/74/211MF523
GILES, WilliamBucklebury1762D/A1/193/112MF96044
GILES, WilliamEnglefieldCordwainer1785D/A1/75/107MF523
GILES, WilliamAppletonYeoman1827D/A1/228/24MF96125
GILES, WilliamAbingdon St Helen1830D/A1/228/29MF96125
GILES, WilliamShurdington, Gloucestershire1840D/A1/228/44MF96125
GILES, ZachariahMarchamMason1821D/A1/151/76MF560
GILGRASE, ElizabethBasildon1680D/A1/192/112MF96043
GILGRASSE, RichardDenchworthLabourer1729D/A1/74/145MF523
GILGRESS, WilliamEast Challow, Letcombe Regis1706D/A1/193/20MF96044
GILL, RichardReading St MaryVictualler1661D/A1/192/60MF96042
GILLBERD, WilliamWoolhamptonHusbandman1676D/A1/192/101MF96043
GILLBERT, WilliamChildreyWeaver1709D/A1/74/61MF522
GILLES, WilliamAldermastonTravayler1584D/A1/71/074 D/A1/10/450MF520 MF10047A
GILLET, EdwardMaidenheadCollar Maker1684D/A1/192/122MF96043
GILLET, JohnSpeenHusbandman1552D/A1/70/029 D/A1/7/013MF520 MF10040
GILLETT, WilliamGreat CoxwellBlacksmith1831D/A1/152/15MF560
GILLIOT, JohnAbingdonParchment Maker1666D/A1/73/26MF522
GILLMAN, AnthonyEastbury, LambournCarpenter1661D/A1/192/61MF96042
GILLMAN, EdmundLetcombe RegisHusbandman1599D/A1/71/130 D/A1/13/418MF520 MF10049
GILLMAN, RichardGrandpont, OxfordshireVictualler1719D/A1/74/104MF522
GILLMORE, WilliamLambourn1595D/A1/12/391MF10048
GILMAN, CharlesLambournYeoman1740D/A1/74/194MF523
GILMAN, CharlesKintburyMiller1809D/A1/151/52MF560
GILMAN, JaneLambourn1835D/A1/152/31MF560
GILMAN, JohnChildreyWheelwright1803D/A1/147/68MF558
GILMAN, ThomasLambournYeoman1821D/A1/151/78MF560
GILMER, JohnLambournYeoman1766D/A1/193/116MF96044
GILMORE, AnneEastbury, Lambourn1736D/A1/74/176MF523
GILMORE, AnthonyLambournCarpenter1730D/A1/193/74MF96044
GILMORE, WilliamLambourn1595D/A1/191/080MF96040
GILPIN, MargaretReading1684D/A1/223/35MF96116
GINKES, HenryEasthampsteadHusbandman1652D/A1/86/196MF531
GINNINGES, GeorgeNewburyMercer1632D/A1/192/011MF96042
GIRDELER, RichardThatchamHusbandman1758D/A1/74/243MF523
GIRDLER , William SnrReadingYeoman1748D/A1/74/218MF523
GIRDLER, ElizabethSwallowfield1813D/A1/228/13MF96125
GIRDLER, JohnBrayHusbandman1742D/A1/74/200MF523
GIRLE, Henry JnrNewburyCarrier1705D/A1/193/17MF96044
GIRLE, Henry SnrNewbury1663D/A1/73/17MF522
GISSETT, JohnEast Ilsley1549D/A1/70/020 D/A1/5/067MF520 MF10043A
GLADWYN, RalphNew Street, Reading St LaurenceWeaver1553D/A1/5/185 D/A1/5/189 D/A1/70/027MF10043A MF10043A MF520
GLANDFIELD , John SnrAbingdonCarpenter1743D/A1/74/204MF523
GLANVILL, BenjaminAbingdonCarpenter1815D/A1/151/61MF560
GLANVILL, JohnReadingCarpenter1796D/A1/75/121MF523
GLANVILL, John JeremiahAbingdon1832D/A1/228/36MF96125
GLANVILLE, FrancisReading St Laurence1792D/A1/193/131MF96044
GLASS , DanielReadingCordwainer1684D/A1/192/123MF96043
GLASS, WilliamNewburyClothier1724D/A1/193/59MF96044
GLASSE, JohnReading St MaryVictualler1624D/A1/191/143MF96041
GLASSENBURIE, JohnNewburyBroad Weaver1636D/A1/72/092MF521