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Probate Case Files

Creator: Osage County (Kan.)

Date: Unknown

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: MF5311-MF5405

Unit ID: 59906

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm

Title (Main title): Probate Case Files

Scope and Content

Scope and content: 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. Index cards at the end of the series provide an alphabetical index by surname of the case files, giving case number, filing date, and type of case (deceased, guardianship, or other/miscellaneous).

Microfilm:

  • MF 5311:
  • MF 5312:
  • MF 5313:
  • MF 5314:
  • MF 5315:
  • MF 5316:
  • MF 5317:
  • MF 5318:
  • MF 5319:
  • MF 5320:
  • MF 5321:
  • MF 5322:
  • MF 5323:
  • MF 5324:
  • MF 5325:
  • MF 5326:
  • MF 5327:
  • MF 5328:
  • MF 5329:
  • MF 5330:
Complete microfilm list

Index Terms

Subjects

    Osage County (Kan.) -- Genealogy
    Administration of estates -- Kansas -- Osage County
    Estates (Law) -- Kansas -- Osage County
    Executors and administrators -- Kansas -- Osage County
    Guardian and ward -- Kansas -- Osage County
    Probate courts -- Kansas -- Osage County
    Probate law and practice -- Kansas -- Osage County

Creators and Contributors


Agency Classification:

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