CARTER COUNTY RECORDS

INDEX TO CARTER COUNTY RECORDS
1867 - 1893
Indexes prepared by the American Heritage Center for the 21 volume accession known as the Carter County Records. The accession is comprised of record series which began before Carter County was renamed Sweetwater County on December 1, 1869.

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS' MINUTES
1868 - 1870
Proceedings of the board. Items of discussion include appointments, petitions, license fees, bonds, bills, purchases, resolutions, and other matters. Esther Morris' appointment as justice of the peace is recorded February 14, 1870.

RECORD OF COMMISSIONS
1868 - 1888
Record of appointments, commissions, bonds, and oaths for Carter County/Sweetwater County offices and notaries public. A few marriage records (1868) are also included in the volume.

BRAND RECORD
1868 - 1870?
Index to recordings of brands.

AGREEMENTS, BONDS AND CONTRACTS
1869 - 1879
Record of agreements, contracts, and bonds filed with the clerk of Carter County/Sweetwater County.

BILLS OF SALE
1869 - 1880
Record of bills of sale filed with Carter/Sweetwater County Clerk. Information includes names of parties, description of property, consideration paid, and terms of sale.

LIEN RECORD
1869 - 1877
Record of liens filed with the Carter County/Sweetwater County Clerk. See also Mortgage and Lien Record.

POWER OF ATTORNEY
1869 - 1880
Record of appointments of powers of attorney filed in Carter/Sweetwater County.

CALIFORNIA MINING DISTRICT
1867 - 1868
Records of minutes, claims, location notices, and deeds.

MILL DISTRICT
1867 - 1868
Mining claims, deeds, and agreements for various lodes and companies.

SHOSHONI MINING DISTRICT
1867 - 1870
Records include mining locations, claims, and deeds. A newspaper clipping giving the laws of the district is also included.

DEED RECORD
1868 - 1870
Record of deeds filed with the Carter/Sweetwater County Clerk. Included are mining deeds.

MINING RECORDS AND LAND CLAIMS
1867 - 1879
Record of mining and land claims in Carter/Sweetwater County. Information includes name(s) of claimant(s), description of claim, and date of recording.

MORTGAGE AND LIEN RECORD
1869 - 1876
Record of transfers, assignments, and releases of mortgages and liens recorded in Carter/Sweetwater County.

PROBATE DOCKET
1868 - 1889
Proceedings of probate and justice court of Carter/Sweetwater County where the probate judge also served as ex-officio justice of the peace.

ESTATE RECORD
1868 - 1870
Record of the administration of estates in Carter/Sweetwater County. Information includes name of deceased, name of administrator, and inventory and appraisal of property.



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