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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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 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 CLASSIFICATION

Public