Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Box Elder County (Utah). Probate Court

9642--Civil and criminal case files

AGENCY: Box Elder County (Utah). Probate Court

SERIES: 9642
TITLE: Civil and criminal case files
DATES: 1856; 1873
ARRANGEMENT: None

DESCRIPTION: Holdings for this series consists of an 1856 holographic arrest warrant on the charge of larceny (horse theft) in the case of The People of the United States for the Territory of Utah vs._Jacob Meeks and "Buck" and 1873 papers pertaining to several writs of habeas corpus.

RETENTION

Retain until administrative need ends.

DISPOSITION

Transfer to the State Archives with authority to weed.

RETENTION AND DISPOSITION AUTHORIZATION

These records are in Archives' permanent custody.

FORMAT MANAGEMENT

The retention and disposition information on this schedule applies to the record copy which can be in any format. The record copy can include different formats. Format management information provided here is for the purpose of managing records that are being either stored by or transferred to the Utah State Archives.

Paper: Retain in State Archives permanently with authority to weed.

APPRAISAL

Historical

These records document the actions of the territorial county probate court which became obsolete at statehood. Any information about the probate court and its functions is historically significant.

PRIMARY CLASSIFICATION

Public