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Sonoma County District Court records, 1850-1946 (bulk: 1850-1879 )
SCG.00051  
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SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.I
Series I. Old Series 1850-1853

Physical Description:
Extent: 20 volumes
Creator: California. District Court (7th Judicial District)

Scope and Contents

Some volumes include entries for New Series group.
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.I-01
Series I, subseries 1. Civil register 1850-1859

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Series content list:
1850-1859, volume 2 : ARCHIVES CABINET 33 : Civil Register "Plaintiffs and Defendents : Accession 2528
Physical Description:
Extent: 1 volume

Scope and Contents

1 Jun. 1850 - 28 Sep. 1859. List of defendents and plaintiffs, A-Z
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.I-02
Series I, subseries 2. Fee book and register 1850-1863

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Series content list:
1850-1859 : ARCHIVES CABINET 11 : Volume A : Accession 1435
1855-1857 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : Register Docket for the District Court, #3 : Accession 2710
1857-1859 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : Volume [???] : Accession [???]
1858-1859 : ARCHIVES CABINET 11 : Volume AA : Accession 1434
1859-1861 : ARCHIVES CABINET 11 : Volume B : Accession 1436
1861-1863 : ARCHIVES CABINET 11 : Volume C : Accession 1437
Physical Description:
Extent: 6 volumes

Scope and Contents

Register of actions in civil and criminal cases heard in District Court, and fees paid
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.I-03
Series I, subseries 3. Docket book 1851-1880

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Series content list:
1851-1857 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : Judgement Docket of the District Court, Volume A : Accession 2651
1851-1866 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : Index to Judgment Book : Accession 2654
Physical Description:
Extent: 2 volumes

Scope and Contents

Judgment docket: v. B. indexes Judgment Book, v. C and D
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.I-04
Series I, subseries 4. Judgment book 1855-1879

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Series content list:
1855-1858 : ARCHIVES CABINET 13 : Volume B : Accession 1545
1857-1860 : ARCHIVES CABINET 13 : Volume C : Accession 1538
1860-1866 : ARCHIVES CABINET 13 : Volume D : Accession 1534
Physical Description:
Extent: 6 volumes

Scope and Contents

Judgement Book D contains entries for New Series
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.I-05
Series I, subseries 5. Minute book 1857-1879

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Series content list:
1857-1862 : ARCHIVES CABINET 13 : Minute Book, Volume B : Accession 1549
1862-1868 : ARCHIVES CABINET 13 : Minute Book, Volume C : Accession 1550
Physical Description:
Extent: 2 volumes

Scope and Contents

Minutes of each court session, court actions, and rules of the court. Minute Book C contains entries for New Series
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.I-06
Series I, subseries 6. Calendar 1857-1862

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Series content list:
1857-1862 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : Calendar Destrict (sic) Court : Accession 2653
Physical Description:
Extent: 1 volumes
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.I-07-
Series I, subseries 7. Index 1859-1861

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Series content list:
1859-1861 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : Index to Register B : Accession 2711
Physical Description:
Extent: 1 volume

Scope and Contents

Index to plaintiffs and defendents.
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.I-08
Series I, subseries 8. Records 1857-1859
Accession: ???

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Row 31 (Cabinet 37)
Physical Description:
Extent: 1 volume

Scope and Contents

27 Oct. 1857 - 1 Oct. 1859 register of actions in District Court, civil and criminal cases
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.II
Series II. New series

Physical Description:
Extent: 26 volumes
Creator: California. District Court (22nd Judicial District)

Scope and Contents

Some volumes include entries for Superior Court.
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.II-01
Series II, subseries 1. Fee book and register 1850-1878

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Series content list:
1863-1865 : ARCHIVES CABINET 11 : Volume D : Accession 1438
1865-1868 : ARCHIVES CABINET 11 : Volume E : Accession 1439
1868-1871 : ARCHIVES CABINET 11 : Volume F : Accession 1440
1871-1873 : ARCHIVES CABINET 11 : Volume G : Accession 1441
1873-1877 : ARCHIVES CABINET 11 : Volume H : Accession 1442
1876-1878 : ARCHIVES CABINET 11 : Volume I : Accession 1443
1878-1878 : ARCHIVES CABINET 4 : Volume J : Accession 1164
1878-1878 : ARCHIVES CABINET 4 : Volume K : Accession 1165
Physical Description:
Extent: 8 volumes

Scope and Contents

Register of actions in civil and criminal cases heard in District Court, and fees paid
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.II-02
Series II, subseries 2. Docket book 1857-1880

Creator: Sonoma County (Calif.). District Court (7th Judicial District)
Note:
Series content list:
1857-1869 : ARCHIVES CABINET 4 : Docket Book, Volume B : Accession 1123
1862-1873 : ARCHIVES CABINET 4 : Docket Book, Volume C : Accession 1122
1873-1880 : ARCHIVES CABINET 4 : Docket Book, Volume D : Accession 1120
Physical Description:
Extent: 3 volumes

Scope and Contents

Judgment docket: v. B. indexes Judgment Book, v. C and D; v. C indexes judgment book, v. D and E; v. D indexes Judgment Book v. E, F and G. Vol. B is indexed in Index to Road Record by last name of plaintiff. Indexed in Index to Judgment Book; General Index Plaintiff; and General Index Defendent, by name, after June 1863. Entries for
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.II-03
Series II, subseries 3. Judgment book 1866-1879

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Series content list:
1866-1876 : ARCHIVES CABINET 13 : Volume E : Accession 1534
1876-1878 : ARCHIVES CABINET 13 : Volume F : Accession 1537
1878-1879 : ARCHIVES CABINET 13 : Volume G : Accession 1546
Physical Description:
Extent: 3 volumes

Scope and Contents

Initial New series cases recorded in Series I. Old series, Judgement Book, Volume D.
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.II-04
Series II, subseries 4. Minute book 1869-1879

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Series content list:
1869-1874 : ARCHIVES CABINET 13 : Minute Book District Court, Volume D : Accession 1542
1879-1879 : ARCHIVES CABINET 13 : Minutes District Court, Volume F : Accession 1552
1874-1879 : ARCHIVES CABINET 13 : Minute Book, Volume E : Accession 1551
Physical Description:
Extent: 3 volumes

Scope and Contents

Minutes of each court session, court actions, and rules of the court. [1552] More than half is blank. Initial entries for New series cases entered in Volume C and listed under Series I. Old series. Minute book.
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.II-05-
Series II, subseries 5. Calendar 1877-1879

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Series content list:
1877 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : Volume 2 : Accession [???]
1879 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : Volume 3 : Accession [???]
Physical Description:
Extent: 2 volumes

Scope and Contents

Volume numbering continued from Old Series.
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.II-06
Series II, subseries 6. Index 1859-1946

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Series content list:
1859-1861 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : Index to Register B : Accession 2711
1868-1871 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : Index to Register F : Accession 2712
1871-1874 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : Index to Register G : Accession 2713
1873-1946 : ARCHIVES ROW 31 (CABINET 37) : District Court Index H : Accession 2732
Physical Description:
Extent: 4 volumes

Scope and Contents

Oct. 1859 - 19 Apr. 1946 index to plaintiffs and defendents
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.II-07
Series II, subseries 7. Register of tax suits 1864-1871

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Series content list:
1864-1867 : ARCHIVES CABINET 29 : Volume A : Accession 2381 [???]
1868-1871 : ARCHIVES CABINET 29 : Volume B : Accession 2382 [???]
Note:
[2381 / 2382] Incorrectly assigned? Accession record indicates Sonoma County Superior Court as origin
Physical Description:
Extent: 2 volumes
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.II-08
Series II, subseries 8. Decree book A 1864-1869
Accession: 1495

Creator: Sonoma County (Calif.). District Court (7th Judicial District)
Note:
Cabinet 12
Physical Description:
Extent: 1 volume

Scope and Contents

17 October 1864 - 25 June 1869. Liens for state and county taxes. More than half of this book (which is composed of forms) is blank
 

SCL Special Collections Control Number: SCG.00051.Ser.III
Series III. Complaints in equity 1864-1871

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Series content list:
1864-1871 : ARCHIVES ROW 8 BIN 17 : Complaints in equity
Physical Description:
Extent: 1 box
Creator: California. District Court (22nd Judicial District)