District Court (4th). Duchesne County Probate minute books
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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
Scope and Content
This series contains the minutes of the proceedings of probate court sessions in Duchesne County. These accounts contain the date, names of the judge and clerk, name of estate, types of orders and papers filed (i.e., petitions for letter of administration, orders of publication, orders appointing appraisers), and signatures of judge and court clerk.
Chronological by date.
Probate record books from the District Court (4th). Duchesne County, Series 17831, more fully document court proceedings as they relate to individual cases.
Probate case files from the District Court (Eighth District : Duchesne County), Series 27248, contains the complete case files created by the court.
Probate registers of actions from the District Court (Eighth District : Duchesne County), Series 27413, record the date any action was taken on a case and briefly state what that action was.
This book was transferred to the State Archives by the court in April 2010.
This series is available on microfilm.
This series is primarily classified as Public. The secondary classification is Exempt: Disclosure of adoption information is prohibited for 100 years. Data on incorporations/dissolutions, estates of deceased persons, guardianships, and name changes are normally 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 2010.