Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 27425

District Court (Fourth District : Summit County) Judgment record books

Dates: 1896-1967.

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

Scope and Content

This series contains judgment record books kept by the Third District Court in Summit 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 filing date.

Related Records

Civil case files from the District Court (Third District : Summit County), Series 26613, contains the entire case file cited in these books.

Judgment dockets from the District Court (Third District : Summit County), Series 27434, contain the agenda for the proceedings of the court, written in abstract or brief form to act as a record of the action relative to each case.

Custody History

These books were transferred to the State Archives from the court in April 2010.

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 processed by Jim Kichas in May 2010.

Finding Aids

Indexes: Each book contains an alphabetical index at the beginning of the volume.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL VOLUME DESCRIPTION
pending A 1896-1903
pending B 1903-1922
pending C 1922-1937
pending D 1937-1951
pending E 1952-1967