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District Court Files

Creator: Miami County. District Court

Date: 1858C-1958C

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 190803

Space Required/Quantity: 1.00 cubic feet

Title (Main title): District Court Files

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Series contains a variety of documents from the Miami County District Court. Records include: admissions to the bar, 1872-1905; affidavits of jurors bailiffs, and witnesses; general affidavits, 1862-1891; surety bonds for construction of the nurses cottage and other Osawatomie State Hospital buildings, as well as a Paola sewer system; certificates of election and oath, 1885-1889; records pertaining to the incorporation of Louisburg and Osawatomie, 1882-1883; jury lists, 1859-1918; mechanic's liens, 1939-1942; patents regarding William Dickey and fence posts, 1889-1913; State Penitentiary receipts of prisoners, 1865-1872; subpoenas, 1858-1930; and workman's compensation hearings, 1930-1931, 1935. The records are organized by topic.

Index Terms

Subjects

    Osawatomie State Hospital
    Miami County (Kan.) -- Genealogy
    Admission to the bar -- Kansas -- Miami County
    Affidavits -- Kansas -- Miami County
    District courts -- Kansas -- Miami County
    Jurors -- Kansas -- Miami County -- Registers
    Mechanics' liens -- Kansas -- Miami County
    Municipal incorporation -- Kansas -- Louisburg
    Municipal incorporation -- Kansas -- Osawatomie
    Subpoena -- Kansas -- Miami County
    Workers' compensation -- Kansas -- Miami County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Miami County. Courts. District Court.