TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Other Finding Aid

Container List

Bond record books 1910-1957, 1970-1974


RG 004:110, Plainville Probate Court

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2012 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Connecticut. Probate Court (Plainville District)
Title: Plainville Probate Court records
Dates: 1910-1974
Quantity: 3 cubic feet
Abstract: Bond record books, 1910-1974; Other record books, None; Probate files, None.
Identification: RG004_110
Accession: 2012-016
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

Plainville, Hartford County, Town established in July 1869, Parent Town: Farmington

The Plainville Probate District was constituted May 1909, from the Farmington Probate District. The Plainville Probate District merged with the Bristol and Plymouth Probate Districts on January 5, 2011 to create the Region #19 Probate District which serves the municipalities of Bristol, Plainville, and Plymouth.

Town of Plainville, Probate District chronology:

May 1869 - May 1909, Farmington District
May 1909 - January 4, 2011, Plainville District
January 5, 2011 - Present, Region #19 District

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

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Scope and Content

Bond record books, volumes 2, 14, 23, 44, 1910-1957, 1970-1974. The volume containing 1958-1969 was not transferred to the Connecticut State Library.

Probate record books other than Bonds, None. Contact the probate court to access original record books. See Alternative Form Available note below.

Probate files, None.

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Arrangement

Bond record books are arranged numerically.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Researchers should first consult use copies when available. See Alternate Form Available Section below.

Accession 2012-016, Bond record books, 1910-1957, 1970-1974, 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 -- Plainville

Places:

Plainville (Conn.)

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Administrative Information

Alternative Form Available

Record books, volumes 1, applications, returns, 1910-1928; volume 2, admin. accts., inventories, returns, 1910-1916; and volume 5, wills, 1895-1917, were microfilmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah and are available for use in the History and Genealogy reading room or through the LDS Family History Centers.

Provenance

The record books in accession 2012-016 were transferred to the Connecticut State Library on January 18, 2012.

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Other Finding Aid

Record Books: Index cards for the record books have been scanned. Ask History and Genealogy staff for assistance. Note: CSL does not hold any original record books other than bonds. See Alternate Form Available section for volumes available on microfilm.

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Container List

Bond record books, 1910-1957, 1970-1974, Accession: 2012-016, 3 cubic feet (4 volumes)
Volume
Bonds, 1910-1931 2
Bonds, 1931-1942 13
Bonds, 1942-1947 23
Bonds, 1970-1974 44