Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 26183

District Court (Seventh District : Grand County) Civil cases index

Dates: 1896-1955.

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

Scope and Content

The books in this series record the names of plaintiffs and defendants involved in civil actions in the Seventh District Court in Grand County. The books provide assigned case numbers and facilitate clerical management of the civil case files.

While sitting in Moab, the Seventh District Court is restricted to adjudication of civil actions involving real property located within Grand County, those in which the defendant resides in Grand County, and those involving incidents occurring in Grand County.

Arrangement

Alphabetical by surname.

Research Note

The case number assigned by the court is essential to locate the desired case file. Researchers should first consult the indices to plaintiffs and defendants to find the unique case number corresponding to the appropriate case file. Entries for a party may be inconsistent. Watch for variations in spelling, acronym use, abbreviation, punctuation, form, etc.

Related Records

Civil case files from the District Court (Seventh District : Grand County), Series 13111, contains the case files listed in these registers.

Civil registers of action from the District Court (Seventh District : Grand County), Series 26180, provide an accounting of actions filed for each civil case heard by the court.

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.

Processing Note

Archival processing of microfilm was completed by Jim Kichas in August 2007.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL VOLUME DESCRIPTION
1 1 1896-1954
1 2 1954-1978
1 3 1978-1989