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Inventories and Appraisements

Creator: Riley County. Probate Court

Date: 1880-1927

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 196360

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm

Title (Main title): Inventories and Appraisements

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Inventory and appraisal of property owned by an individual who died intestate. Earlier volumes provide space for inventories of only personal and real property (description and appraisal valuation), as well as property reserved by the widow for her use and the use of her children, with appointment of and oaths of appraisers and endorsements. Later volumes go into greater technical detail and break down an individual's property further with categories for bonds/mortgages/securities/etc. and circulating medium (see also series 196355). Volumes begin with alphabetical indexes by surname.


No Locators Identified


  • MF 794: VOLUME A 1880-1894
  • MF 794 no. 2: VOLUME B 1894-1905
  • MF 794 no. 3: VOLUME C 1905-1913
  • MF 794 no. 4: VOLUME D 1913-1917
  • MF 795: VOLUME E 1917-1927

Index Terms


    Administration of estates -- Kansas -- Riley County
    Inventories of decedents' estates -- Kansas -- Riley County
    Probate courts -- Kansas -- Riley County
    Widow's allowance -- Kansas -- Riley County

Agency Classification:

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