Plainville Probate Court, 1910-1978 (RG 004:110)

RG 004:110, Plainville Probate Court Inventory of Records

TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Other Finding Aid

Container List

Record books 1910-1975

Real estate certificates 1935-1978


RG 004:110, Plainville Probate Court

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright 2012 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Connecticut. Probate Court (Plainville District)
Title: Plainville Probate Court records
Dates: 1910-1978
Quantity: 23.5 cubic feet
Abstract: Record books, 1910-1975; Real estate certificates, 1935-1978; Probate files, None.
Identification: RG004_110
Accession: 2012-016, 2014-013
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

Plainville, Hartford County, Town established in July 1869, Parent Town: Farmington

The Plainville Probate District was constituted May 1909, from the Farmington Probate District. The Plainville Probate District merged with the Bristol and Plymouth Probate Districts on January 5, 2011 to create the Region #19 Probate District which serves the municipalities of Bristol, Plainville, and Plymouth.

Town of Plainville, Probate District chronology:

May 1869 - May 1909, Farmington District
May 1909 - January 4, 2011, Plainville District
January 5, 2011 - Present, Region #19 District

For Probate Court contact information and hours of operation see, Probate Court Directory.

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Scope and Content

Record books, volumes 1-47, 1910-1975. Contact the probate court to access original record books after Volume 47. See Alternative Form Available note below.

Real estate certificates, 1935-1978.

Probate files, None.

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Arrangement

Record books are numbered consecutively from 1 to 47.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Researchers should first consult use copies when available. See Alternate Form Available Section below.

Accession 2012-016, record books, 1910-1975 and accession 2014-013, real estate certificates, 1935-1978 are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Index Terms

Subjects:

Probate records -- Connecticut -- Plainville

Places:

Plainville (Conn.)

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Administrative Information

Alternative Form Available

Record books, volumes 1, applications, returns, 1910-1928; volume 2, admin. accts., inventories, returns, 1910-1916; and volume 5, wills, 1895-1917, were microfilmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah and are available for use in the History and Genealogy reading room or through the LDS Family History Centers.

Provenance

The record books in accession 2012-016 were transferred to the Connecticut State Library on January 18, 2012, August 13, 2013, and September 5, 2013.

The real estate certificates in accession 2014-013 were transferred to the Connecticut State Library on September 5, 2013.

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Other Finding Aid

Record Books: Index cards for the record books have been scanned. Ask History and Genealogy staff for assistance. See Alternate Form Available section for volumes available on microfilm.

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Container List

Record books, 1910-1975, Accession: 2012-016, 22.5 cubic feet (47 volumes)
Volume
Orders and decrees, 1910-1919 1
Bonds, 1910-1931 2
Applications and returns, 1910-1928 3
Administration accounts, inventories and returns, 1910-1916 4
Wills, guardians, petitions, orders, miscellaneous, 1910-1917 5
Administration accounts, inventories and returns, 1916-1920 6
Wills, guardians, petitions, orders, miscellaneous, 1917-1927 7
Orders and decrees, 1917-1927 8
Administration accounts, inventories and returns, 1920-1932 9
Applications and returns, 1928-1941 10
Orders and decrees, 1924-1930 11
Wills, guardians, petitions, orders, miscellaneous, 1921-1937 12
Orders and decrees, 1930-1934 13
Bonds, 1931-1942 14
Administration accounts, inventories and returns, 1931-1943 15
Return of claims and administration accounts, 1933-1945 16
Reports of trustees, conservators, guardians and estates, 1930-1948 17
Orders and decrees 18
This volume is blank.
Wills 19
Miscellaneous, 1934-1945 20
Applications and returns, 1941-1954 21
Miscellaneous, 1945-1951 22
Bonds, 1942-1947 23
Inventories, 1943-1955 24
Miscellaneous, 1951-1954 25
Return of claims and administration account, 1945-1953 26
Reports of trustees, conservators, guardians, and estates, 1949-1959 27
Wills 28
Applications and returns, 1954-1964 29
Return of claims and administration account, 1954-1959 30
Inventories, 1955-1966 31
Miscellaneous, 1956-1960 32
Bonds, 1957-1970 33
Reports of trustees, conservators, guardians and estates, 1960-1967 34
Return of claims and administration account, 1959-1964 35
Miscellaneous, 1960-1964 36
Miscellaneous, 1964-1967 37
Applications and returns, 1965-1975 38
Return of claims and administration account, 1964-1969 39
Wills 40
Inventories, 1966-1974 41
Miscellaneous, 1967-1970 42
Reports of trustees, conservators, guardians and estates, 1967-1974 43
Bonds, 1970-1974 44
Return of claims and administration account, 1970-1974 45
Miscellaneous, 1970-1975 46
Wills 47
Real estate certificates, 1935-1978, Accession: 2014-013, 1 cubic foot
Box
Real estate certificates, 1935-1978 1