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Civil and Criminal Dockets

Creator: Osage County. Justice of the Peace

Date: 1877-1937

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: AR1933 (1877-1937.)

Unit ID: 197049

Space Required/Quantity:

  • 1.00 Microfilm roll(s) (35mm)

Title (Main title): Civil and Criminal Dockets

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Records of civil and criminal actions taking place before Ridgeway and Elk Township Justices of the Peace; Elk Township broke away from Ridgeway in 1882. Information provided for individual cases in each kind of docket includes title of cause and case number, either amount claimed for civil actions or costs and fines for criminal actions, dates when summons and subpoenas or warrants and subpoenas were issued and returned, initial complaint by plaintiff, and brief description of proceedings. Page margins provide room to calculate individual court and police fees and costs. For the years 1877-1896 and 1901-1937. See also series 197053 for Ridgeway Township Civil Dockets.


No Locators Identified


  • AR 1933: 1882-96, 1901-37 1882-1937
  • AR 1933: 1870-1882 1870-1882
  • AR 1933 no. 4: NO LTR/NUM 1882-1937

Index Terms


    Elk (Osage County, Kan. : Township)
    Ridgeway (Osage County, Kan. : Township)
    Civil procedure -- Kansas -- Osage County
    Costs (Law) -- Kansas -- Osage County
    Court calendars -- Kansas -- Osage County
    Criminal procedure -- Kansas -- Osage County
    Justices of the peace -- Kansas -- Osage County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Osage County. Townships. Elk Township. Justice of the Peace.
    Local Government Agencies. Osage County. Townships. Ridgeway Township. Justice of the Peace.