Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Tooele (Utah). City Court

28501--Justice docket

AGENCY: Tooele (Utah). City Court

SERIES: 28501
TITLE: Justice docket
DATES: 1888-1891
ARRANGEMENT: Chronological by hearing date.

DESCRIPTION: This series is contained in a bound volume used to record civil and criminal cases heard by the justice of the peace, as well as marriages performed. The court docket typically records the names of the parties in the case, the complaint or charges, a summary of the case, and the justice's decision and signature. The marriage records list the date and place of the marriage, the names of the individuals marrying, names of the witnesses, and a certification that the marriage took place, signed by the justice of the peace.

RETENTION

DISPOSITION

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FORMAT MANAGEMENT

Paper: Retain in Office permanently or until administrative need ends and then transfer to State Archives with authority to weed.

Microfilm master: Retain in State Archives permanently with authority to weed.

M-Disk: Retain in State Archives permanently with authority to weed.

APPRAISAL

Historical

This series has permanent historical value as documentation of cases heard by the justice of the peace and marriages performed.

PRIMARY DESIGNATION

Public