Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 27217

District Court (Fourth District : Uintah County) Probate minute books

Dates: 1887-1915.

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

Scope and Content

This series contains several volumes in which the court clerk summarized the daily proceedings of the court. All entries in these minute books relate to probate, which includes the distribution of the estates of diseased persons, guardianships for minors and incompetent adults, and adoptions.

Arrangement

Chronological.

Related Records

Probate case files from the District Court (Eighth District : Uintah County), Series 14198, contain the documents filed in each probate case.

Probate registers of action from the District Court (Fourth District : Uintah County), Series 27216, list all the probate cases handled by the court and the documents filed in each case.

Custody History

The District Court transferred Book B (1911-1915) to the State Archives in June 2011.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

Access Restrictions

This series is primarily classified as Public. The secondary classification is Private: This series may contain information about adoptions, which is restricted for 100 years under the provisions of UCA 78-30-15..

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 Alan Barnett in February 2013.

Finding Aids

Indexes: Book B of this series includes a name index.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL BOX DESCRIPTION
1 N/A Book A; 1887 Dec 5-1910 Dec 3
1 1 Book B; 1911 Mar 21-1915 Dec 8