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175. PECORD OF AC1CNO.LT0DEIX ITS, 1874-89, 1892--. 6 vols.
Record of district clerk's acknowledgments of deeds, mortgaF:es, and other
land transactions, showing name of grantor, grantee, and original drantee,
date of instrument, date of acknowledgment, survey and certificate numbers,
attest of clerk. Arr. chron. by recording date. Indexed al1h. by
first letter of surname of grantee, chron. thereunder. Hdw. pr. hd. 150
p). 15 x 10 x 2. 4 vols., 1874*-89, C.C. va.
For acknovTledgments taken by county clerk, 1879--, see entry 107;
by notaries public, 1853--, see entry 108.
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The records of the county court are kept in the county clerk's vault
unless otherwise indicated.
176. ESTATES OF DECEASED IN PROBATE COURT (Case Papers), 1346--.
75 f.b. Title varies: Estates, 1846-1911, 56 f.b.
Original papers filed in probate cases, including wills, applications,
appointments, bonds and oaths, inventories, claims, clerk's memoranda of
orders recorded in probate minutes, and all other related papers. Also
contains: Guardianships in Probate Court (Case Papers), 1846-1911, entry
181. 1846-1911 arr. allph. by first letter of surname of estate or ward,
numer. thereunder by case no.; 1912-
arr. numer. by case no. No index.
Hdw,; tyred; hdw. and typed pr. f. 11 x 5 x 14.
For recorded copies of wills, 1846--, see entry 177; of complete
files of probate papers, 1846-79, see entry 178; of bonds and oaths of
administrators, 1846-51, see entry 179; of papers in guardianship cases,
1847-79, see entry 130; for papers in guardianship cases on file separately,
1912--, see entry 181.
177. WILL RECORD, 1846--. 4 vols. (A-D). Title varies: Wiills,
1846-96, 1 vol. (A).
Recorded copies of wills, showing date and place made, provisions, namasof
testator and witnesses, filing date, recording date, and signature of
county clerk. Arr. chron. by recording date. Indexed al.h. by first
letter of surname of testator, chron. thereunder. LIdw. 640 po. 17 x 14
For original wills on file, 1846--, see entry 176.
178. PROBATE PRCORD, 1846-79. 10 vols. Title varies: Final
Record, 1347-79, 6 vols.
Recorded copies of complete files of papers in probate cases recorded
for preservation of record, including applications, bonds, citations,
letters of administration and guardianship, inventories, reports, claims,
notices, complaints, and other related papers. Arr. chron. by recording
date. Indexed alh. by first letter of surname of estate or ward, chron.
thereunder by recording date. Hdw. 570 pp. 16 .x~ 11 x 2.
For original probate papers, 1846--, see entry 176.
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