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Law -- Illinois -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Choteau family legal documents

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230309970]
Identifier: MSS SC 1223
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed legal documents involving the Choteau family. Included are summonses, financial notes, deeds, certificates, indentures, and writs all written at St. Louis, Mo. Several of the items are French translations of the original English documents. Members of the Choteau family mentioned in the items are Auguste, Pierre, Henry, and Gabriel S.

Dates: 1805-1829

Hancock County (Ill.) legal instruments

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230310911]
Identifier: MSS SC 1271
Scope and Contents

Legal instruments from Hancock County, Illinois. The items are from a court case involving Parley P. Pratt as defendant and Cyrus Jones and David Wetmore as plaintiffs.

Dates: 1845-1849

Hancock County (Ill.) legal instruments

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230310895]
Identifier: MSS SC 1272
Scope and Contents

Legal instruments from Hancock County, Illinois. The items are from court cases involving Joseph Smith III.

Dates: Date not identified

Hancock County (Ill.) legal instruments

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230310887]
Identifier: MSS SC 1273
Scope and Contents

Legal instruments from Hancock County, Illinois. The items are from a court cases involving Hiram Kimball.

Dates: 1854

Hancock County (Ill.) legal instruments

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230310879]
Identifier: MSS SC 1274
Scope and Contents

Legal instruments from Hancock County, Illinois. The items are from a court cases in which Thomas B. Marsh was plaintiff and William Smith was defendant.

Dates: 1854

Hancock County (Ill.) legal instruments

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230310861]
Identifier: MSS SC 1275
Scope and Contents

Legal instruments from Hancock County, Illinois. The items are from a court cases involving Isaac Galland.

Dates: 1829-1838

Illinois court summonses

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230310010]
Identifier: MSS SC 1219
Scope and Contents

Five handwritten printed and signed summons from the county courts of Illinois. Three of these items are from Randolph County and are dated 1814, 1815, and 1818. The remaining two summons are from Madison County and Sangamon County and are dated 1816 and 1834 respectively.

Dates: 1814-1834

Illinois legal documents

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230310002]
Identifier: MSS SC 1220
Scope and Contents

Eleven handwritten, printed and signed documents including seven indentures, two mortgages, one deed, and a letter discussing a land transaction.

Dates: 1784-1870

Stuart and Dummer legal documents

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233292231]
Identifier: Vault MSS 549
Scope and Contents

Collection includes receipts, bonds, bills, writs, affidavits, and return of service.

Dates: 1801-1834

E. B. Washburne legal documents

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233292389]
Identifier: Vault MSS 573
Scope and Contents

Answer filed in Circuit Court, Joe [sic] Daviess County, Illinois, October 24, 1844, in response to a complaint filed in the case of Washburne, administrator for the estate of John C. Smith, et al., vs. James Duncan.

Dates: 1844 October 24