Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 26958

District Court (Second District : Weber County) Criminal registers of action

Dates: 1896-1987.

15.00 cubic feet and 30 microfilm reelsSkip to Containers

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

Minutes from the District Court (Second District : Weber County), Series 1407, contains brief minute book entries for court proceedings on any given day.

Information and indictment record books from the District Court (Second District : Weber County), Series 1588, document individual actions taken in the criminal cases heard by this court.

Criminal case files from the District Court (Second District : Weber County), Series 6954, contains the entire case file listed in these registers.

Criminal case indexes from the District Court (Second District : Weber County), Series 17463, contains indexes that can be used to access these registers between 1896 and 1947.

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

This series was archivally processed by Jim Kichas in October 2008.

Finding Aids

Indexes: An alphabetical index is located at the beginning of register books 8 through 30.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL VOLUME DATE DESCRIPTION
1 1 1896-1909 1-640
2 2 1909-1919 641-1278
3 3 1919-1923 1279-1916
4 4 1923-1926 1917-2546
5 5 1926-1930 2547-3160
6 6 1930-1938 3161-3810
7 7 1938-1947 3811-4450
8 8 1946-1951 4449-5100
9 9 1951-1956 5101-5752
10 10 1956-1959 5753-6400
11 11 1959-1962 6401-7048
12 12 1962-1964 7049-7720
13 13 1964-1966 7719-8268
14 14 1966-1968 8270-8915
15 15 1968-1970 8916-9563
16 16 1970-1972 9564-10211
17 17 1972-1974 10212-10859
18 18 1974-1975 10860-11507
19 19 1975-1976 11508-12057
20 20 1976-1977 12058-12607
21 21 1977-1979 12608-13157
22 22 1979-1980 13158-13707
23 23 1980-1981 13708-14257
24 24 1981-1982 14258-14901
25 25 1982-1983 14902-15541
26 26 1983-1984 15542-16181
27 27 1984-1985 16182-16823
28 28 1985-1986 16824-17470
29 29 1986-1987 17471-18110
30 30 1987-1988 18111-18634