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Probate case files

Creator: Leavenworth County. District/Probate Court

Date: 1855-1929

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 59507

Space Required/Quantity:

  • 1.00 Microfilm roll(s) (16mm)

Title (Main title): Probate case files

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Case files from Leavenworth County probate court. These can include inventories and appraisements, letters of guardians, administrators and executors, bonds, affidavits, court orders, journal entries, wills, and other original instruments. All of these documents were usually filed in a large cardboard enclosure known as a “jacket,” which was labeled on the spine or front with the case number and plaintiff/defendant, then filed in sequential order.

Microfilm:

  • AR 7434: 1855-1929 1855-1929

Index Terms

Subjects

    Leavenworth County (Kan.) -- History
    Administration of estates -- Kansas -- Leavenworth County
    Executors and administrators -- Kansas -- Leavenworth County
    Guardian and ward -- Kansas -- Leavenworth County
    Probate courts -- Kansas -- Leavenworth County
    Probate law and practice -- Kansas -- Leavenworth County

Agency Classification:

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