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Records of the Ellsworth County District Court

Creator: Kansas. District Court (20th Judicial District)

Date: 1868-1898

Level of Description: Sub-collection/group

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: MICROFILM: MS 173. Available to Kansas libraries thru interlibrary loan.

Unit ID: 48653

Abstract: Early records of the Ellsworth County District Court (Kan.) including a criminal case file of gunfighter "Texas Billy" Thompson.

Space Required/Quantity: 1 microfilm reel (604 images) ; 35 mm.

Title (Main title): Records of the Ellsworth County District Court

Titles (Other):

  • Kansas District Court (Ellsworth County) records [Microfilm box title]
  • Records [Portion of title]
  • District Court records
  • State of Kansas v. William Thompson
  • Records from Ellsworth County, 1868-1928

Scope and Content

Contents: Appearance docket, 1872-1883 -- journal, 1869-1883 -- motion docket, 1868-1898 -- testimony and records : State of Kansas v. William Thompson.

Microfilm:

  • MS 173: Records of the Ellsworth County District Court 1868-1898

Index Terms

Subjects

    Kansas. District Court (20th Judicial District) -- Records and correspondence
    Ellsworth County (Kan.)
    Thompson, Texas Billy, 1845-1897
    Civil procedure -- Kansas -- Ellsworth County -- Cases
    Criminal procedure -- Kansas -- Ellsworth County -- Cases
    Criminals -- Kansas -- Ellsworth County
    District courts -- Kansas -- Ellsworth County

Creators and Contributors


Agency Classification:

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

Additional Information for Researchers

Use and reproduction: Public record.

Reproduction: Microfilm. Topeka, Kan. : Kansas State Historical Society, 1961; lab no. 6470, roll MS 173, available for research or thru inter-library loan to Kansas libraries.

Holder of originals: Original owned by the lender.