TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Container List

Bond record books 1925-1949


RG 004:035, Darien Probate Court

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2013 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Connecticut. Probate Court (Darien District)
Title: Darien Probate Court records
Dates: 1925-1949
Quantity: 1 cubic foot
Abstract: Bond record books, 1925-1949; Record books other than bonds, None; Probate files, None.
Identification: RG004_035
Accession: 2013-005
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

Darien, Fairfield County, Town established in May 1820, Parent Town: Stamford

The Darien Probate District was constituted May 18, 1921, from the Stamford Probate District and merged on January 5, 2011 with the New Canaan Probate District to create the Darien – New Canaan Probate District. The Darien – New Canaan Probate District serves the municipalities of Darien and New Canaan.

Town of Darien, Probate District chronology:
May 1820 – May 17, 1921, Stamford District
May 18, 1921 – January 4, 2011, Darien District
January 5, 2011 – Present, Darien – New Canaan District

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

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Scope and Content

Bond record books, 1925-1849. These volumes are copies that were created from the original record books by the Darien Probate Court.

Probate record books other than bonds, None. Contact the probate court to access original record books.

Probate files, None. Contact the probate court to access original files.

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Arrangement

The first volume of the bond record books is designated A, followed by Volumes 1-3. Volumes 1 and 2 are in 2 parts each.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Accession 2013-005, Bond record books, 1925-1949, 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 -- Darien

Places:

Darien (Conn.)

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Administrative Information

Provenance

The bond record books were in Accession 2013-005 were transferred to the Connecticut State Library on August 6, 2012.

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Container List

Bond record books, 1925-1949, Accessison: 2013-005, 1 cubic foot (6 volumes)
Volume
1925-1933 A
Pages 1-350, 1923-1933 1
Pages 351-End 1
Pages 1-350, 1933-1940 2
Pages 351-End, 1940-1944 2
Pages 1-326, 1944-1949 3