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Justices Docket Civil Cases

Creator: Coffey County. Justice of the Peace

Date: 1868B-1928B

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 190910

Space Required/Quantity: 1.20 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Justices Docket Civil Cases

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Five dockets containing summaries of all actions taken in civil cases appearing before the justice of the peace of Burlington, Kansas. The volumes contain an alphabetical index organized by surname of plaintiff with corresponding page numbers. The entries provide a record of court appearances showing case number, title and cause, attorneys, dates and nature of pleadings filed and writs issued, sheriff’s return, court orders, record of fees and costs, and summaries of judgment for each case. The cases mostly involve indebtedness or destruction of property. Provides a good synopsis of each case. The volumes are organized by date.

Index Terms

Subjects

    Burlington (Kan.)
    Coffey County (Kan.)
    Civil law -- Kansas -- Coffey County -- Cases
    Court calendars -- Kansas -- Coffey County
    Justices of the peace -- Kansas -- Coffey County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Coffey County. Cities. Burlington. Justice of the Peace.