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New York State Court of Chancery (1st Circuit) Filed Papers

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Creator:
Title:
Quantity:
321 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
approximately 1704-1846
Bulk Dates:
1784-1846
Series Number:
JN315

Arrangement

Segregated into two subseries: 1. Individuals; 2. Corporations. Therein, alphanumeric by initial of last

name or business name and case number.

Scope and Content Note

This series contains various records (not including decrees) of equity proceedings before the Court of Chancery. Records included are bills of complaint, answers, replications, affidavits, master's reports, and subpoenas. Most of the cases deal with recovery of debt, orders appointing receivers, issuance of injunctions, and marital issues. This series complements but does not repeat the information given in Series JN312, New York State Court of Chancery (1st Circuit) Decrees.

These records document opposing parties’ points of view and orders of the court relating to matters of equity. The documents are folded, wrapped in red cloth tape, and repackaged in envelopes that are again wrapped in tape. File drawers are marked with "B.M.," the meaning of which is no longer known. The majority of the files pertain to cases involving individual persons. These are followed by a much smaller sub-series of files involving corporations.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of this material.

Alternate Formats Available

There is no microfilm for these records.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series JN312 New York State Court of Chancery (1st Circuit) Decrees, contains related records.

Other finding aids

These records are indexed in the Historical Records index, marked with the code "BM."

Acquistion Information

These records were transferred by the New York State Unified Court System, Office of Court Administration in 2017.

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Detailed Description

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763W-893W Watson, Jacob – Wells, Henry 276A