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Probate Court Records

Creator: Jefferson County. District/Probate Court

Date: 1855-1935

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: AR4820, AR4828-AR4830, AR4841 (1855-1935.)

Unit ID: 59438

Space Required/Quantity: Microfilm

Title (Main title): Probate Court Records

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Variety of records related to the probate process for decedents' and minors' estates. Includes histories of estates and inventories and appraisements; petitions; indexes; notification of administrators, executors, or guardians of their duties, etc.


No Locators Identified


  • AR 4820: History of estates vols. A-C 1855-1922
  • AR 4828: History of estates; administrators & guardian indexes; record of petitions 1863-1922
  • AR 4829: Record of petitions; notification of admin/exec/guardians; inventory & appraisement 1863-1935
  • AR 4830: Inventory and appraisement of personal property of decedent 1881-1916
  • AR 4841: Inventory and appraisement of personal property of decedent 1916-1930

Index Terms


    Jefferson County (Kan.)
    Administration of estates -- Kansas -- Jefferson County
    Estates (Law) -- Kansas -- Jefferson County
    Executors and administrators -- Kansas -- Jefferson County
    Guardian and ward -- Kansas -- Jefferson County
    Inventories of decedents' estates -- Kansas -- Jefferson County
    Probate courts -- Kansas -- Jefferson County
    Probate records -- Kansas -- Jefferson County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Jefferson County. Courts. District/Probate Court.