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Probate records

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Records generated by probate courts, which have general powers over the probate of wills, administration of estates, and, in some states, over the appointment of guardians or the adoption of minors.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Charles J. Dunn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0150
Scope and Contents The collection covers his entire legal career, his term as Treasurer of the University of Maine, and his term as Maine Supreme Court Judge. Included are correspondence, letters, bills, and receipts. The legal papers include records of cases involving assaults, divorce, estates, collections, bankruptcies, and pensions. Also included are records of the University of Maine (1896-1936), the draft board (WWI), and the town of Orono (1833-1914).
Dates: 1833-1986

Llewelyn D. Palmer Legal and Municipal Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0383
Abstract The documents of the law partners of Llewelyn D. P. Palmer and Judge Charles F.H. Green.
Dates: 1820s-1900

Penobscot County, Maine Probate Court Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0890-sc
Abstract Handwritten Probate Court records. Includes a record of activity in settling estates in Probate Courts by James H. Burgess.
Dates: 1909-1922