District Court (Fifth District : Washington County) Index to civil and criminal actions
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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
An agency history is available.
Scope and Content
This record series contains an index book kept by the clerk of the court for the purpose of tracking civil and criminal actions handled by Fifth District Court in Washington County. It lists the kind of action, civil or criminal, the names of plaintiff and defendant, a file number and a date of filing.
Alphabetical by surname of defendant.
Throughout this index book it is common to see criminal actions appearing on the left hand side of a two page spread. Civil cases appear on the right. Often civil cases will take up multiple pages. Both civil and criminal cases have multiple filings under "State of Utah," "County of Washington," and "City of Saint George."
Civil case files from the District Court (Fifth District : Washington County), Series 3635, contains the civil case files listed in this index.
Civil registers of actions from the District Court (Fifth District : Washington County), Series 18193, provide specific dates for actions in the cases cited in this index.
Criminal registers of actions from the District Court (Fifth District : Washington County), Series 25159, provide information on criminal cases that proceed this index.
Criminal case files from the District Court (Fifth District : Washington County), Series 26246, contains the criminal case files listed in this index.
This series is classified as Public.
Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.
This series was archivally processed by Jim Kichas in August 2007 as part of a NHPRC grant project designed to preserve the historic records of Utah's Fifth District Courts.
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