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California. Superior Court (Sonoma County) records,

Identifier: SCG.00015

Scope and Contents

Official records of the Sonoma County Superior Court, as recorded by the County Clerk in the role of Clerk of the Court.

Arrangement of Materials: Chronological within series


  • 1847-1983
  • Majority of material found within (, 1857-1983)

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access:

Materials stored offsite, but collection is open to research. In many cases, further details on individual volumes can be found by calling staff at the Sonoma County History and Genealogy Library. To view these materials, please call staff at link to request they be brought from the Archives to the Library

Conditions Governing Use

Collection does not circulate and may be photocopied or photographed by arrangement only.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the Sonoma County Library. The Sonoma County Library has made this collection available and believes that the majority of this collection is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Collection may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Some materials are restricted and may only be viewed with a court order; see individual series for restriction details. Preferred credit line is: Courtesy, the Sonoma County Library. Please see additional reproduction and reuse information at link


360 Volumes


This collection contains records of judgments in Superior Court in criminal and civil cases. Includes indexes to cases tried under the Sonoma Alcade's Court (1847-1849), as well as later Superior Court cases.

Arrangement of Materials:

Chronological within series

Sonoma County Superior Court records, 1847-1983 (bulk, 1857-1983)
Finding aid author: Mark Cooper.
Published Feb 28, 2011
Description rules
Finding Aid Prepared Using Describing Archives: A Content Standard, Second Edition Dacs
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Finding aid written in:English

Repository Details

Part of the Sonoma County Archives Repository

725 3rd St.
Santa Rosa CA 95404 United States