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Probate journals

Creator: Johnson County. District/Probate Court

Date: 1857-1920

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 59467

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm

Title (Main title): Probate journals

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.

Scope and content: Record of claims made against decedents' estates. Includes name of estate, date, amount claimed, why, and from whom.

Microfilm:

  • AR 4215: 1857-1885 1857-1885
  • AR 4216: Vols. 4-7 1875-1885
  • AR 4217: Vols. 7, 9-11 1885-1893
  • AR 4218: Vols. 12-15 1893-1900
  • AR 4219: Vols. 15, 17, 18 1900-1906
  • AR 4220: Vols. 19, 21-23 1906-1914
  • AR 4221: Vols. 23-25 1914-1920
  • AR 4230 no. 5: Index to probate journals vols. 3 & 4 1875-1879
  • AR 4525: Probate journal (no vol. #) 1858-1862
  • MF 1283 no. 2: Record of inventories and sale of goods from estates 1857-1862
  • MF 1283 no. 3: Journal 1858-1859

Index Terms

Subjects

    Johnson County (Kan.)
    Administration of estates -- Kansas -- Johnson County
    Claims against decedents' estates -- Kansas -- Johnson County
    Estates (Law) -- Kansas -- Johnson County
    Guardian and ward -- Kansas -- Johnson County
    Inventories of decedents' estates -- Kansas -- Johnson County
    Probate courts -- Kansas -- Johnson County
    Probate law and practice -- Kansas -- Johnson County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Johnson County. Courts. District/Probate Court.