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FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Record Description

This collection will include records from 1891 to 1954.

This collection includes Supreme Court Files, Kings Bench Files, Docket Books and Indexes from Saskatchewan. Additional information about these courts is found in the Provincial Courts section of the Canada Court Records wiki article.

For a list of records by event and date currently published in this collection, select the Browselink from the collection landing page.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Saskatchewan, Judicial District Court Records, 1891-1954." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Saskatchewan Archives, Regina.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

These court records may contain the following information:

  • Full name of Plaintiff
  • Name of Defendant
  • Place of residence at the time of summons
  • Names of family members
  • Names of witnesses

How to Use the Record

To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:

  • Name of ancestor
  • Approximate year of birth

Search the Collection

To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:
⇒ Select the appropriate "Record Category"
⇒ Select the appropriate "Record Type, Volume and Year Range" which will take you to the images.

Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

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Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Canada, Saskatchewan Judical District Court Records, 1891-1906": digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 7 December 2011). Charles Motter and Samuel G.Paut, 12 January 1906; citing Court Records, Supreme Court files, Docket books, files 116-220 (Archives file no. 9319-9422, image 6; Saskatchewan Judicial District Court Records, Saskatrchewan Archives Board, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.


 

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