Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 26330

District Court (Fifth District : Washington County) Judgment record books

Dates: 1896-1991.

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

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

This series contains judgment record books kept by the 5th District Court in Washington County. The text of judgments rendered in court cases are recorded in these volumes. These records function as a reference source for all final judgments made by the court in civil matters. Included are findings of fact, conclusions of law, and the decree or judgment. Recorded information includes the names of the parties involved, date, a summary of the case and findings, decisions rendered, and the names of officials. A case number is recorded in some instances.

Arrangement

Chronological by date.

Related Records

Civil case files from the District Court (Fifth District : Washington County), Series 3635, contains the case files documented in the judgments recorded in this series.

Judgment dockets from the District Court (Fifth District : Washington County), Series 26331, contain the abstract of judgments rendered in court cases.

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.

Gaps in Series

There are two gaps in this series: Books H-S (1973-1986) and X-AA (1988-1989).

Processing Note

This series was archivally processed by Jim Kichas in September 2007 as part of a NHPRC grant project designed to preserve the historic records of Utah's Fifth District Courts.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL VOLUME DESCRIPTION
1 A 1896 - 1919
2 B 1919 - 1933
3 C 1933 - 1938
4 D 1938 - 1949
4 E 1946 - 1953
5 F 1953 - 1965
6 G 1965 - 1973
7 T 1986
7 U 1986 - 1987
8 V 1986 - 1987
8 W 1987 - 1988
9 BB 1989
9 CC 1989 - 1990
10 DD 1990
10 EE 1990
11 FF 1990 - 1991
11 GG 1990 - 1991
12 HH 1991