Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 27466

District Court (Sixth District : Sevier County) Index to register of estates

Dates: 1898-1991.

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

Scope and Content

This series contains an index book created for the purpose of tracking probate actions handled by Sixth District Court in Sevier County. It lists the name of parties involved in probate proceedings, and applicable probate register books and page numbers. The first volume covers Register of Estate books One to Five while the second covers every Register of Estate book created by the court between 1898 and 1991.

Arrangement

Alphabetical by surname.

Research Note

There is no known register book containing entries 1 to 239 (1896-1898). However, both index books contain citations for these cases, so they can be used to facilitate access to the earliest probate case files created by the court.

Related Records

Probate record books from the District Court (Sixth District : Sevier County), Series 1338, more fully document court proceedings as they relate to individual cases.

Probate case files from the District Court (Sixth District : Sevier County), Series 6941, contains the complete case files indexed by the book in this series.

Register of estates from the District Court (Sixth District : Sevier County), Series 27467, lists the actions taken in each case.

Custody History

These books were transferred to the State Archives for microfilming in June 2010. After filming they were returned to the court.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

Access Restrictions

This series is primarily classified as Public. The secondary classification is Exempt: UCA 78-30-15 (2008). As of 1 July 1999, adoptions become public after 100 years; until then they are sealed and only obtainable through the court. This book include occasional reference to adoptions..

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 July 2010.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL VOLUME DESCRIPTION
1 N/A 1898-1953
2 1 1898-1991