Inventory of the county archives of Texas : De Witt County, no. 62

66 (218-223)
Justice of the Peace Courts
Precinct Number 1
218. JUSTICE'S CIVIL DOCKET, 1861--. 15 vols. (6 unmarked, 1,
3-6, 8-11). Title varies: Civil and Criminal Docket,
1861-70, 1 vol. (urnnarked).
Record of civil cases tried in justice court, showing number and style
of case, date filed, date tried, amount of judgment; and items of justice's,
sheriff's, county attorney's, and constable's fees. Also contains:
Justice's Criminal Docket, 1861-70, entry 220. Arr. chron. by
date of trial. Indexed alp!h. by first letter of surname of plaintiff
in civil cases, of defendant in criminal cases, chron. thereunder. Hdw.
pr. hd. 192 pp. 15 x 7 x 1.
219. JUSTICE'S EXECUTION DOCKET, 1899-1915. 1 vol.
Record of executions issued by justice court to enforce judgments, showing
number of case, names of plaintiff and defendant, date and amount of
judgment, name of officer to whom execution delivered, date execution
issued, and officer's return. Arr. chron. by date of execution. Indexed
alph., direct by first letter of surname of plaintiff, reverse by first
letter of surname of defendant, chron. thereunder, Hd1w. pr. hd. 160 pp.
16 x 10 x 1.
220. JUSTICE'S CRIMINAL DOCLET, 1870--. 22 vols. (1 unmarked,
2-17, 5 unmarkedd. Title varies: State Docket, 1870-82,
1 vol. (unmarked). 1861-70 in Justice's Civil Docket, entry
218.
Record of criminal cases tried in justice court, showing number of case,
name of defendant, date of trial, amount of fine and costs, and items of
justice's, county attorney's, sheriff's and constable's fees. Arr.
chron. by date of trial. Indexed alph. by first letter of surname of
defendant, chron. thereunder. Hdw. pr. hd. 160 pp. 16 x 12 x 2.
221. CRIMINAL FILE DOCIET, 1893-99. 1 vol. Discontinued.
Docket of criminal cases filed in justice court, showing name of defendant,
date filed, offense charged, and docket numberic. Arr. numor. by
case no. No index. Hdw. pr, hd. 360 pp. 16 x 12 x 2.
222. EXAMINING TRIAL DOCcET, 1867, 1895--. 11 vols.
Justice's record of examining trials hold in justice court, to determine
if evidence warrants referring case to district court for disposition,
showing number of case, name of defendant, charge, names of witnesses,
amount of bond, court orders, and items of justice's, county
attorney's, sheriff's and constable's foes. Arr. chron. by date of
trial. Indexed alph. by first letter of surname of defendant, chron.
thereunder. Hdw. pr. hd. 168 pp. 12 x 6 x 1.
For case papers of examining trials, 1895--, see entry 140.
223. WIThESS SUBPOENAS (Stubs), 1912-19. 1 vol.
Stubs of subpoenas issued to sheriff to summon witnesses in criminal
cases in justice court of precinct 1, showing number of case, name of
defendant, names of witnesses and sheriff, and date summoned. Arr,
chron, by date subpoena issued. No index. IHdw. pr. fm. 80 pp. 8 x
6 x 1.

Historical Records Survey. Texas. Inventory of the county archives of Texas : De Witt County, no. 62. San Antonio, Tex.. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth25252/. Accessed December 18, 2014.