Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 26048

District Court (First District : Box Elder County) Criminal registers of actions

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Dates: 1933-1986.

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Scope and Content

Records and documents pertaining to a particular civil, criminal or probate action are filed together by the court clerk and collectively these documents constitute the case file. As these records or actions are filed, the clerk enters them in the registers which comprise this series.

A criminal register of actions may contain the following entries for each case: name of the attorney for plaintiff and defendant, name of the judge presiding over the case, petitions, complaints, summons, answers to summons, orders from the court, assignment of judges, exhibits, judgment, findings and conclusions, costs, decrees, requests by attorneys for instructions to the jury, verdict, motions for cross complaints or new trials, amendments to previous answers, disclaimers, bonds, and inventories.

Arrangement

Numerical by case number, thereunder chronological by date.

Related Records

Minute books from the District Court (First District : Box Elder County), Series 3688, contains brief minute book entries for court proceedings on any given day.

Criminal case files from the District Court (First District : Box Elder County), Series 11797, contains the case files listed in these registers.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Book 1 is missing and presumed lost.

Processing Note

This series was archivally processed by Jim Kichas and Emily Gurr in June 2008.

Indexing Terms

  • Court records--Utah--Box Elder County

Container List

REEL VOLUME DATE DESCRIPTION
1 2 1933-1962 478-964
1 3 1962-1973 965-1463
2 4 1973-1980 1464-1954
2 5 1980-1986 1956-2454