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Civil Dockets

Creator: Barton County. Justice of the Peace

Date: 1928-1965

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 194058

Space Required/Quantity: 4.00 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Civil Dockets

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Volumes of docket entries recording court appearances before the Justice of the Peace in Hoisington, Barton County for civil court cases involving money and indebtedness. The entries list all actions taken pertaining to a given case, along with associated fees and dates of filings, for summons, subpoenas, and summons returned. Included are judgment summaries for each case. The entries also list the case number, parties involved, and cause. Each volume contains an alphabetical index by surname of plaintiff, with corresponding page numbers to the official entry. The volumes are organized by date. Serves as a synopsis of the case and useful when no case files exist.

Index Terms

Subjects

    Hoisington (Kan.)
    Civil law -- Kansas -- Barton County -- Cases
    Civil procedure -- Kansas -- Barton County
    Complaints (Civil procedure) -- Kansas -- Barton County
    Court calendars -- Kansas -- Barton County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Barton County. Cities. Hoisington. Justice of the Peace.