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Probate Court Journal

Creator: Doniphan County. Probate Court

Date: 1855-1923

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 59298

Space Required/Quantity:

  • 6.00 Microfilm roll(s) (35mm)

Title (Main title): Probate Court Journal

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Record of proceedings for probate court, showing term of court, case number, title and cause, names of attorneys and parties involved, date of motions, dates and nature of pleadings filed, court orders and decrees, and disposition of case. Arranged chronologically, indexed by surname. An important resource for all studies of courts and individual cases. The probate court had jurisdiction over marriages, town incorporations, estates, wills, adoptions, insanities, delinquent and dependent children, and similar matters within the county.

Microfilm:

  • AR 6778: Vol 1 1858-1859
  • AR 6779: Vol 1 1859-1860
  • AR 6779: Vol B 1860-1868
  • AR 6779: Vol C 1855-1863
  • AR 6779: Vol D 1866-1869
  • AR 6780: Vol D 1869-1885
  • AR 6780: Vol E 1869-1876
  • AR 6780: Vol F 1876-1888
  • AR 6781: Vol G 1888-1894
  • AR 6781: Vol H 1894-1899
  • AR 6781: Vol I 1899-1903
  • AR 6781: Vol J 1903-1905
  • AR 6782: Vol J 1905-1909
  • AR 6782: Vol K 1909-1914
  • AR 6782: Vol L 1914-1917
  • AR 6783: Vol M 1917-1923

Index Terms

Subjects

    Doniphan County (Kan.)
    Probate courts -- Kansas -- Doniphan County
    Probate law and practice -- Kansas -- Doniphan County
    Probate records -- Kansas -- Doniphan County

Agency Classification:

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