Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 83342

Millard County (Utah). Justice of the Peace : Flowell Precinct Docket books

Dates: i 1927-1941.

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

Scope and Content

This single volume is used to record seven individual criminal misdemeanor cases heard by the Flowell Justice Court. It includes the case number, the names of the parties involved, the date, the complaint, the names of the attorneys, the action taken, the papers filed, the name of the justice of the peace, and the judgment rendered (fine or sentence imposed).

The criminal misdemeanor docket includes five cases of petit larceny (stealing watermelon, turkeys, and hay), one fish and game violation, and one case of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor. The civil case and criminal case preliminary hearing sections are blank. An alphabetically (by first letter of the surname) arranged case index appears at the beginning of the book. A ledger column for various costs and fees for each case is included.

Arrangement

Chronological.

Related Records

Docket book from Millard County (Utah). Justice of the Peace : Woodrow District, Series 27371, available at this institution, contains a similar docket book from the neighboring Flowell precinct.

Custody History

After the precinct was eliminated in a reorganization of the justice courts in Millard County the records were transferred to the county clerk, who transferred them to the State Archives in 1988.

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 processed by Brandon Metcalf in February 2010.

Finding Aids

Indexes:, covering from 1927 thru 1941, and from A thru Z.

Container List

VOLUME DESCRIPTION
1 1927-1941