Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 26331

District Court (Fifth District : Washington County) Judgment dockets

Dates: 1896-1990.

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

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

This series contains the Judgment Dockets produced by the Fifth District Court in Washington County. Dockets function as an agenda for the proceedings of the court, written in abstract or brief form to act as a record of the action relative to each case. The docket generally contains the following information: Plaintiff, Defendant, Nature of the Case, Attorneys for the Plaintiff and Defendant, Case Number, Date and Nature of each action taken in the case, any applicable fees for the action, along with the judge's disposition of the case.

Arrangement

Chronological by date.

Related Records

Civil case files from the District Court (Fifth District : Washington County), Series 3635, contain the case files relating to the judgments issued in these docket books.

Judgment record books from the District Court (Fifth District : Washington County), Series 26330, contains the text of judgment rendered in court cases.

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

This series was archivally processed by Jim Kichas in September 2007 as part of a NHPRC grant project designed to preserve the historic records of Utah's Fifth District Courts.

Finding Aids

Indexes: An alphabetical index is located at the beginning of each register,.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL VOLUME DESCRIPTION
1 A 1896 - 1947
1 B 1947 - 1966
2 C 1966 - 1973
3 D 1974 - 1978
3 E 1978 - 1981
4 F 1981 - 1983
4 G 1983 - 1985
5 H 1984 - 1985
5 I 1985 - 1986
6 J 1987
6 K 1987 - 1988
7 L 1989
7 M 1990