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Docket of Executors, Administrators, and Guardians and Index

Creator: Nemaha County. Probate Court

Date: 1857 - 1883

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 220148

Space Required/Quantity:

  • 2.00 Microfilm roll(s) (35mm)

Title (Main title): Docket of Executors, Administrators, and Guardians and Index

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Docket listing the above for particular estates, showing names of estate, minor, administrator, executor, guardian; date, and remarks. Arranged chronologically, indexed by subject's surname. These can include inventories and appraisements, letters of guardians, administrators and executors, bonds, affidavits, court orders, journal entries, wills, and other original instruments. All of these documents were usually filed in a large cardboard enclosure known as a "jacket," which was labeled on the spine or front with the case number and plaintiff/defendant, then filed in sequential order. Case files form the foundation of information that was later entered into dockets and journals.


No Locators Identified


  • AR 11628 no. 3: Docket book 1857-1883
  • AR 11637 no. 3: Index

Index Terms


    Nemaha County (Kan.) -- Genealogy
    Executors and administrators -- Kansas -- Nemaha County
    Guardian and ward -- Kansas -- Nemaha County
    Probate courts -- Kansas -- Nemaha County
    Probate records -- Kansas -- Nemaha County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Nemaha County. Courts. Probate Court.