Series 26619

District Court (Third District : Summit County) Criminal registers of action, 1977-1993.

1.00 cubic foot and 2 microfilm reels

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

Historical Note

See history of the records' creator.

Summary of Records

As case files and actions are created and filed by the Third District Court in Summit County, the clerk enters them in the registers which comprise this series.

Scope and Content

Records and documents pertaining to a particular civil, criminal or probate action are filed together by the court clerk and collectively these documents constitute the case file. As these records or actions are filed, the clerk enters them in the registers which comprise this series.
A register of actions may contain the following entries for each case: name of the attorney for plaintiff and defendant, name of the judge presiding over the case, petitions, complaints, summons, answers to summons, orders from the court, assignment of judges, exhibits, judgment, findings and conclusions, costs, decrees, requests by attorneys for instructions to the jury, verdict, motions for cross complaints or new trials, amendments to previous answers, disclaimers, bonds, and inventories.

Research Note

The whereabouts of any volumes predating 1977 are currently unknown.


Numerical by case number.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Use Restrictions

These records are available for reproduction and use.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Custody History

These books were removed from the court office in Coalville and transferred to the Utah State Archives in October, 2007.

Acquisition Information

These records were acquired from the creating agency through established retention schedules.

Processing Information

This series was processed by Jim Kichas in May 2010.

Related Material

Criminal case files from the District Court (Third District : Summit County), Series 20095, contains the entire case file listed in these registers.
Criminal information record book from the District Court (Fourth District : Summit County), Series 27439, can be used to trace individual actions taken in the cases potentially cited in these record books.

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