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County of Kern Historical Records of the Court

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Identifier: 2018-003

Acquisition Type

Deposit

Restrictions Apply

Yes

Access Restrictions

Some records may have restricted access due to legal limitations. This is TBD.

Dates

  • 1866-2002

Extent

355 Linear Feet

Inventory

- Bond of Administrator, 1909-1919 - Decree of Sales, 1869-1871 - Transfer, Public improvement City of Bakersfield, 1923-1933 - Execution Docket, 18882-1914 (11 vols.) - Civil interlocutory decrees and final divorce, 1919-1934 (8 vols.) - Ordinances, 1884-1965 (9 vols.) - Judgement dockets, 1906-1944 (5 vols.) - Judgements, 1868-1936 (6 vols.) - Judgement book, 1866-1879 (2 vols.) -Judgement of dismissals, 1922-1936 (3 vols.) - Judgements civil and criminal, 1880-1927 (13 vols.) - Defendants district court, 166-1881 ( 2 vols.) - Civil actions, 1894-1968 (6 vols.) - Oath and affirmation of allegiance, 1866-1983 (10 vols.) - Misdemeanor indices, 1952-1977 (5 vols.) - Civil indices Plaintiffs and defendants, 1971-1977 (3 vols.) - Felony index, 1966-1977 (1 vol.) - Indices to defendants, 1974-1976 (2 vols.) - Indices defendants small claims, 1971-1977 (2 vols.) - Indices to defendants, 1964-1973 (4 vols.) - Indices to defendants, 1939-1964 (4 vols.) - Indices to defendants, 1880-1939 (4 vols.) - Indices to plaintiffs, 1974-1976 (2 vols.) - Indices to plaintiffs, 1880-1939 (2 vols.) - Indices to plaintiffs, 1939-1964 (4 vols.) - Indices to plaintiffs, 1964-1973 (4 vols.) - Indices to plaintiffs small claims, 1952-1959 (2 vols.) - Jury books, 1894-1969 (13 vols.) - Index admission of mentally ill to state hospital, 1948-1955 (1 vol.) - Indices mentally ill, 1885-1968 (2 vols.) - Register of actions, no date (3 vols.) - Judgement of insanity and order of commitment, no date (2 vols.) - Register of actions mental, no date (2 vols.) - Index to insanity records, 1941-1956 (1 vol.) - Insane commitments, 1920-1964 (1 vol.) - Insanity record, 1885-1913 (1 vol.) - Index to intemperance record, no date (1 vol.) - Assessment rolls, 1871, 1873-1874 (2 vols.) - Registers of habeas corpus proceedings, no date (3 vols.) - Juvenile home inmates, 1925-1927 (1 vol.) - Defendants committed to state institutions, 1950-1959 (1 vol.) - Listed of aged indigent outside of hospital, no date (1 vol.) - Cash book, 1889 (1 vol.) - Municipal court fee book, 1954-1955 (1 vol,) - FNP quarterly departmental revenue, 1989-1990 (1 vol.) - Civil fee books, 1937-1949 (6 vols.) - Clerk's fee book No. 6, no date (1 vol.) - Fee books, 1920-? (7 vols.) - File books, no date (6 vols.) - Justice fee book, 1948 (1 vol.) - Fee books civil, 1948-1952 (4 vols.) - Clerk's fee book, 1954-1959 (1 vol.) - Sheriff's fee book, 1912-1932 (1 vol.) - Justice fee book, 1916-1934 (1 vol.) - Justice fee book small claims, 1928-1934 (1 vol.) - Justice's fee fines, 1950-1951 (1 vol.) - Outstanding encumbrance report, 1990-1992 (1 vol.) - Justification of bail index, 1961-1969 (1 vol.) - Justice fee books, 1912-1938 (3 vols.) - General fee books, 1953 (2 vols.) - Traffic fee books, 1938-1946 (3 vols.) - Fee books traffic, 1947-1951 (4 vols.) - Assessment rolls of unsecured property, 1965 (7 vols.) - Assessment rolls of unsecured property, 1972 (6 vols.) - Assessment rolls of unsecured property, 1979 (7 vols.) - Assessment rolls of unsecured property, 1980 (7 vols.) - Supplementary billing, 1978 (7 vols.) - Register of KC unsecured property tax actions, 1978 -1981 (1 vol.s) - Small claims justice docket, no date (2 vols.) - Misdemeanor docket, no date (25 vols.) - Civil docket, no date (2 vols.) - Small claims docket, no date (10 vols.) - Civil docket, no date (6 vols.) - Motor vehicle violations docket, no date (2 vols.) - City of Shafter Police Dept. traffic violations, no date (1 vol.) - Bail bond register Arvin, 1980-1987 (2 vols.) - Check and deposit book Arvin-Lamont, 1981-1985 - Small claims Wasco, 1975-1986 (2 vols.) - KC fee book Wasco, 1979-1981 (1 vol.) - Weedpatch judicial district fee book, 1979-1982 (1 vol.) - General index of defendants civil actions, no date (1 vol.) - General index of plaintiffs civil actions, no date (1 vol.) - Special violations, 1971-1976, (1 vol.) - Bakersfield Municipal Court, 1977-1979 (1 vol.) - Minute book, 1878 (2 vols.) - Record of appointment, 1936-1953 (1 vol.) - Satisfaction of judgement, 1866-1905 (1 vol.) - Register of actions, no date (1 vol.) - Record of installment fines, 1935 (1 vol.) - General index defendants No. 4 vol 1-3, no date (1 vol.) - Register of foreign support order, 1980-1982 (1 vol.) - Paternity register of actions civil, 1976-1992 (2 vols.) - Franchise book, 1874-1902 (1 vol.) - Police court criminal docket, 1915 (1 vol.) - Plaintiff's general index, 1876, 1881, 1897 (3 vols.) - General index actions county court of KC, no date (1 vol.) - Record of miscellaneous paper 1 Kern County, 1930 (1 vol.) - Auditors cash book, 1931 (1 vol.) - Estimated revenue for fiscal year, 1944-1948 (1 vol.) - Commitments, 1893-1894 (1 vol.) - Records of Subpoenas, no date (2 vols.) - Index #2 Declaration, 1880-1907 (1 vol.) - Indices, 1946, 1952-1954 (7 vols.) - Cash book, 1903 (1 vols.) - Register of actions land register Torrens act 1, 1953 (1 vol.) - Register of physicians, no date (4 vols.) - Record of nomination, 1924-1950 (7 vols.) - Register of actions No. 2 District Court tax suites & school lands, 18641874 (1 vol.) - Register of inquisitions schools, 1880-1882 (1 vol.) - Recorder's docket civil City of Bakersfield, 1898-1920 (4 vols.) - Record of school district bonds, 1915-1960 (2 vols.) - Police court criminal docket, 1949, 1937 (2 vols.) - Record of Chiropractors 9, no date (1 vol.) - State school land executions Vol 1, no date (1 vol.) - Minutes board of education, no date (1 vol.) - Records of certificates of pharmacists Vol 2, no date (1 vol.) - Register of corporations, 1901-1918 (2 vols.) - Plats of subdivisions, no date (2 vols.) - Register of actions criminal Vol 1-4, no date (4 vols.) - Assignment of cases, no date (2 vols.) - Misdemeanor docket, 1917-1918 (1 vol.) - Misdemeanor Docket No. 18, 1937 (1 vol.) - Record's criminal docket, no date (4 vol.) - Justice's motor vehicle violation docket, no date (5 vols.) - Calendar criminal cases, 1880-1896 (1 vol.) - Court calendar, 1871-1880 (1 vol.) - Calendar criminal cases, 1895-1905 (1 vol.) - Motion Calendar, 1898 (1 vol.) - Justification of bail, 1927-1969 (3 vols.) - Register of actions, no date (44 vols.) - Register of actions criminal appellate department, no date (1 vols.) - Criminal indices including county court, district court, & superior court, 1920-1976 (2 vols.) - Kern County criminal index including county court, district court, and superior court, 1888-1976 (1 vol.) - Justice courts docket misdemeanor, 1912-1952 (21 vols.) - Records of misdemeanors, 1916-1921 (1 vol.) - Justice courts docket felony, 1909-1956 (13 vols.) - Justice dockets small claims, 1937-1950 (6 vols.) - Register of actions small claims Vol 1, no date (2 vols.) - Small claims court, 1937-1940 (1 vol.) - Decrees of adoptions and orders of abandonment, 1957-1965 (3 vols.) - Index to adoptions and abandonment proceedings Vol 1, 1916-1976 (1 vol.) - Minutes superior court Dept 3 KC adoption, 1957-1964 (1 vol.) - General Index juvenile proceedings Kern County, 1909-1976 (4 vols.) - Juvenile court record, 1909-1920 (1 vol.) - Minute book juvenile court KC, 1962-1963 (2 vols. 1 blank) - Register of actions juvenile court KC, 1964-1975 (1 vol.) - Register of actions civil and criminal, no date (356 vols.) - Register of actions civil appellate department, no date (1 vol.) - Register of actions civil district court, no date (3 vols.) - Register of actions civil county court, no date (1 vols.) - Justice court docket (townships), 1911-1976 (25 vols.) - Minute book superior court of Kern County, no date (290 vols.) - Minutes superior court appellate department, 1953-1965 (1 vol.) - Minutes district court KC, 1866-1878 (1 vol.) - Minutes civil Bakersfield judicial court, 1952 (1 vol.) - Minutes criminal Bakersfield judicial District, 1952-1953 (1 vol.) - Index to minutes KC, 1915 (1 vol.) - Clerk jury minutes, 1963-1965 (2 vols.) - Sheriff's return and account of sale on foreclosure, 1896-1900 (1 vol.) - Commissioners report and account of sale & foreclosure, 1896-1900 (1 vol.) - Decree of foreclosure and sale, 1898-1909 (1 vol.) - Order of sale foreclosure with report of commissioner, 1926-1944 (3 vols.) - Decree of foreclosure and sale, 1897-1914 (1 vol.) - Probate court, 1876-1956 (72 vols.) - Order appointing appraisers - estate, 1897-1910 (1 vol.) - Orders & decrees last will and testament, no date (3 vols.) - Order of sale real estate, no date (2 vols.) - Wills, no date (3 vols.) - Register of actions probate, no date (6 vols.) - Inventory & appraisement of estate of ward, no date (1 vol.) - Register of actions probate, no date (102 vols.) - General index probate court KC, 1929 (1 vol.) - Index to register of actions probate, no date (1 vol.) - Probate index including district court 1-3, 1881-1941 (1 vol.) - Index to probate proceedings, no date (1 vol.) - Index to register actions probate, no date (1 vol.) - Index to probate proceedings, 1881-1976 (4 vols.)