Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 26067

District Court (Second District : Davis County) Criminal registers of actions

Dates: 1926-1986.

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

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.

Arrangement

Numerical by case number.

Related Records

Criminal case files from the District Court (Second District : Davis County), Series 4650, contains the case files listed in this register.

Criminal information record book from the District Court (Second District : Davis County), Series 25022, is comprised of a volume that provides information on criminal cases heard by the court between 1898 and 1926.

Court actions indexes from the District Court (Second District : Davis County), Series 26068, contains the index books needed to locate individual names in these registers.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

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

Registers of Actions were first scheduled in 1983 as permanent records. This series was archivally processed by Jim Kichas in February 2008.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL VOLUME DATE DESCRIPTION
1 1 1926-1955 1-466
1 2 1955-1962 467-851
2 3 1962-1966 852-1230
2 4 1966-1967 1231-1589
3 5 1970-1974 1590-2036
3 6 1974-1976 2037-2528
4 7 1976-1978 2529-2998
4 8 1978-1980 2999-3436
5 9 1980-1981 3437-3633
5 10 1981-1982 3630-3949
6 11 1982-1983 3950-4249
6 12 1983-1984 4250-4649
7 13 1984-1985 4650-5049
7 14 1985-1986 5050-5454