Series GR-1578 - Vernon Supreme Court probate/estate files

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Vernon Supreme Court probate/estate files

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  • 1901-1988 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Supreme Court (Vernon)

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26.8 m of textual records

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In 1901, the British Columbia government established a Supreme Court registry at Vernon, in the Cariboo Judicial District, by Order-in-Council #0084-1901, (March 6, 1901) and effective April 1, 1901.

Currently (to March 31, 2016) the Vernon Registry of the Supreme Court continues as an active registry.

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This series contains probate/estate files from Supreme Court Vernon.

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Transferred from Ministry of Attorney General, 1983 & 2001.


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14 reels of microfilm [B09560-B09573],

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Associated materials

See GR-3464 for wills from 1986-1998.
See GR-3723 for Supreme Court probate cause books from 1901-1960.
For Vernon Supreme and County Court grants of letters probate, please see GR-3728

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Accession number(s): 83-1133; 91-4156; 91-4180; G83-062

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