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Civil Dockets

Creator: Ford County. Justice of the Peace

Date: 1891-1903

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 196125

Space Required/Quantity:

  • 2.00 Volume(s), Large

Title (Main title): Civil Dockets

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Two dockets containing summaries of all actions taken in civil cases appearing before the justice of the peace of Dodge City Township. The volumes contain an alphabetical index organized by surname of plaintiff with corresponding page numbers. The entries provide a record of court appearances showing case number, title and cause, attorneys, dates and nature of pleadings filed and writs issued, sheriff’s return, court orders, record of fees and costs, and summaries of judgment for each case. The cases mostly involve indebtedness or destruction of property. Provides a good synopsis of each case. One volume is dated 1891-1903 while the other is dated 1889-1902.


Locator Contents

Index Terms


    Ford County (Kan.)
    Civil law -- Kansas -- Ford County -- Cases
    Court calendars -- Kansas -- Ford County -- Cases
    Justices of the peace -- Kansas -- Ford County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Ford County. Cities. Dodge City. Justice of the Peace.