Location: British Columbia, Canada
This page contains indexes for the FamilySearch record collection Canada, British Columbia Estate Files, 1859-1949, with a focus on deaths that occurred prior to 1900.
Estate files can be a valuable source of information for researchers, and may contain information about an individual's family members, their possessions, the circumstances of their death, etc. These files sometimes contain copies of an individual's death registration certificate, which may not be otherwise available to view online.
Compiled by Dale Mutter; please contact the author with any questions or corrections.
Estate File Indexes
The index for New Westminster's estate files is located within the same record collection: New Westminster Estate file index 1881-1927.
The index for Vancouver's estate files is located within the same record collection: Vancouver Estate file index 1893-1925.
The index for Victoria's estate files is located in the Papers column within the index of this record collection: Canada, British Columbia Wills, 1861-1981.
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