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New York County Clerk’s Office Receipt Book for Satisfaction of Judgments

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

Summary:
This volume contains attorneys' receipts for monies paid by judgment debtors to the sheriff of the city and county of New York in full or partial satisfaction of money judgments. Each entry contains the name of the court, title of the case, amount of payment, name of prevailing party's attorney, and his signature. There are entries for cases in both the Supreme Court of Judicature and the Court of Common Pleas for the City and County of New York.
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Quantity:
0.25 cubic feet (1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
1823-1829
Series Number:
JN537

Arrangement

Chronological by the date of receipt of money.

Scope and Content Note

This volume contains attorneys' receipts for monies paid by judgment debtors to the sheriff of the city and county of New York in full or partial satisfaction of money judgments. Each entry contains the name of the court, title of the case, amount of payment, name of prevailing party's attorney, and his signature. There are entries for cases in both the Supreme Court of Judicature and the Court of Common Pleas for the City and County of New York.

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Acquistion Information

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

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