District Court (Second District) Execution book
These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
An agency history is available.
Scope and Content
This execution book includes copies of records that document the execution of judgments made by Second District Court, Utah Territory. The documents identify a civil case heard by the court and explain the judgment issued. Thereafter, the clerk of the court issued an order to either the U.S. marshal or county sheriff to execute the judgment by collecting payment, which usually involved selling the real estate or personal belongings of the losing litigant. A copy of the sheriff's return validates actions taken to satisfy judgment. The 39 handwritten pages of this book document eleven cases heard by the district court.
Chronological by date.
Minute books from the District Court (Second District), Series 5319, contains further reference to the case information cited in this record book.
Judgment record from the District Court (Second District), Series 24129, contains text from the judgments rendered in court cases.
Civil case files from the District Court (Second District), Series 24293, contains the civil case files cited by this series.
This book was transferred to the State Archives from the 5th District Court in Beaver County in May 2010.
This series is available on microfilm.
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 processed by Jim Kichas in April 2011.
Indexes: The volume is self-indexed.
Page Last Updated October 18, 2012.