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Jackson County (Mo.) Circuit Court, Commissioner of Township School Lands record book

Jackson County (Mo.) Circuit Court, Commissioner of Township School Lands record book

Dates: 1833-1860

The Jackson County (Mo.) Circuit Court, Commissioner of Township School Lands record book includes handwritten accounts within the first 4 pages of the county’s “Return Docket” of June and October Terms, 1833. The remaining pages of the book record the reports of John Davis, commissioner of school lands, and are signed by County Clerk, Samuel C. Owens. The records begin in August Special Term 1831 and end in August 1860. The reports describe lands sold with names of purchasers, place of residence, and selling price. Edward Partridge and other Latter-day Saint members are included in the records.

  • Extent: 1 folder 0.1 linear ft.
  • Creator: Jackson County (Mo.)
  • Call Number: MSS 7640
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Arrangement
Maintained in original order.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Jackson County (Mo.) Circuit Court, Commissioner of Township School Lands record book must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 7640; Jackson County (Mo.) Circuit Court, Commissioner of Township School Lands record book; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 7640, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased by John Murphy from Spivey's Old Maps, Fine Art, Prints & Rare Books in May 2010.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Spivey's Old Maps, Fine Art, Prints & Rare Books; 2010.
Subject Terms
Partridge, Edward, 1793-1840; Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Jackson County (Mo.)--History--19th century; Retail Trade
Genre / Form
Records
Processing Information
Processed; Amie Spear; August 2010.
Appraisal Information
Jackson County (Mo.)Records (19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy). The record book contains entries for various Latter-day Saints, including Edward Partridge, in Jackson County, Missouri.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS7640
Finding Aid Title
Jackson County (Mo.) Circuit Court, Commissioner of Township School Lands record book
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Amie Spear
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-08T09:39-0600
Finding Aid Language
English


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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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