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District court journals

Creator: Geary County. District/Probate Court

Date: 1861-1918

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 59384

Space Required/Quantity:

  • 5.00 Microfilm roll(s) (35mm)

Title (Main title): District court journals

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Record of proceedings for a particular court, showing term of court, case number, title and cause, names of attorneys, date of trial, dates and nature of pleadings filed, court orders and decrees, and disposition of case. Arranged chronologically, indexed by surname. An important resource for all studies of courts and individual cases. Can include both criminal and civil cases. The district court handled major civil and criminal cases, naturalizations, divorces, monetary claims within a particular boundary (usually one or more counties), and similar matters.


No Locators Identified


  • AR 5437: 1861-1918
  • AR 5438: 1861-1918
  • AR 5439: 1861-1918
  • AR 5440: 1861-1918
  • AR 5445: 1861-1918

Index Terms


    Geary County (Kan.)
    Civil law -- Kansas -- Geary County
    Court records -- Kansas -- Geary County
    Criminal law -- Kansas -- Geary County
    District courts -- Kansas -- Geary County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Geary County. Courts. District/Probate Court.