Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 27434

District Court (Third District : Summit County) Judgment dockets

Dates: 1896-1992.

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

Scope and Content

This series contains the Judgment Dockets produced by the Third District Court in Summit County. Dockets function as an 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. The docket generally contains the following information: Plaintiff, Defendant, Nature of the Case, Attorneys for the Plaintiff and Defendant, Case Number, Date and Nature of each action taken in the case, any applicable fees for the action, along with the judge's disposition of the case.

Arrangement

Chronological by date.

Book A is arranged alphabetically by surname while all subsequent volumes are arranged chronologically by date.

Related Records

Civil case files from the District Court (Third District : Summit County), Series 26613, contains the entire case file relating to the judgments issued in these docket books.

Judgment record books from the District Court (Fourth District : Summit County), Series 27425, contain the text of judgment rendered in court cases.

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: Book A is arranged alphabetically and each subsequent book contains an alphabetical index at the beginning of the volume.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL VOLUME DESCRIPTION
pending A 1896-1921
pending B 1921-1963
pending C 1964-1979
pending D 1981-1985
pending E 1985-1989
pending F 1989-1992