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Letters of Guardianship and Account of Administration

Creator: Shawnee County. Probate Court

Date: 1928-1935

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 192428

Space Required/Quantity: 0.30 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Letters of Guardianship and Account of Administration

Scope and Content

Scope and content: See also series 192429, 192440, 191961 and 191962. First half of volume focuses on records related to appointing guardian for minors and others in need of help managing their estates, guardian's bond and oath to follow through on duties assigned to him, and verification of sureties. Second half of volume includes guardians' account of administration, providing information on whose estate and why a guardian was appointed (e.g. for a minor or incompetent heir) and account of administration. Includes date and action taken or other occurrence, such as beginning balance, dividends received, allowance, court costs, etc.; amount received or paid out for each transaction; and notary's public or probate judge's signature.

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Headings or descriptors assigned to subsections of the material, for example labels on a particular box or group of boxes.

  • VOL. NO. 188

Index Terms

Subjects

    Administration of estates -- Kansas -- Shawnee County -- Accounting
    Guardian and ward -- Kansas -- Shawnee County
    Probate courts -- Kansas -- Shawnee County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Shawnee County. Courts. Probate Court.