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Finding Aid - Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace fonds (PF16)

Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace fonds

1789-1827
 
8 cm of textual records (5 v.)

 
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of minute books that document the proceedings of the Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace for the Luneburg Distict (1789-1802) and Mecklenburg District (1789-1790, 1793-1800, 1813-1816). The volumes record the dates of the court sittings, names of the defendants, charges, pleas, lists of jurors sworn, verdicts and penalties. One of the volumes also contains marriage oaths from between 1794 and 1827.
 
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PF16-1 Luneburg District Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace minute book

1789-1802
3.5 cm of textual records (1 v.)

Scope and Content
Series consists of a minute book that documents the proceedings of the Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace for the Luneburg District.
 
Reference code / Title / Date
984047-1-1 Luneburg District Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace minute book. -- June 1789 - Jan. 1802

PF16-2 Mecklenburg District Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace minute books

1789-1827
4.5 cm of textual records (4 v.)

Scope and Content
Series consists of minute books documenting the proceedings of the Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace for the Mecklenburg District. The majority of the court sittings were held at Kingston and Adolphus Town. One of the volumes also contains marriage oaths from between 1794 and 1827.
 
Reference code / Title / Date
984046-1-1 Mecklenburg District Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace minute book. -- Apr. 1789 - July 1790
984046-1-2 Mecklenburg District Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace minute book. -- Jan. 1793 - Apr. 1796
984046-1-3 Mecklenburg District Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace minute book. -- July 1796 - Apr. 1800
984046-1-4 Mecklenburg District Court of General Quarter Sessions of the Peace minute book. -- 1794-1827
 
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