Washington DC Court Records online includes all types of court records such as miscellaneous court collections, guardianship records, some probate records, and more. This is a preliminary list.


Also see Washington DC Probate Records online or for present day court records online, please visit Washington DC Public Records online for links.



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DC Court Records Online 

US – United States Public Records, 1970-2009, at FS 

US – U.S. Circuit Court Criminal Case Files, 1790-1871, at Anc$ 

US – United States, Index of Court Cases, 1833-2018, at MH

US – U.S., F.B.I. Deceased Criminal Identification Files, 1971-1994, at Anc$ 

US – American Protective League Correspondence, 1917-1919, at Anc$ 

US – U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Patents, 1790-1909, at Anc$ 

US – United States Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. Patents, 1970-2019, at Anc$ 

US – International Patents, 1890-2020, at Anc$ 

DC – Court records, 1806-1830, at FS 

DC – District of Columbia court and emancipation records, 1820-1863, at FS 

DC – Habeas corpus case records : 1820-1863, at FS 

DC – Hist. [Marriage] Court Rec. Wash. D.C., at FS 

DC – Liber A, 1801-1802, at FS 

DC – Minutes of the U.S. Circuit Court for the District of Columbia, 1801-1863, at FS 

DC – Order book, 1801-1827, at FS 

DC – Records of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia relating to slaves, 1851-1863, at FS 

DC – Historical court records of Washington, District of Columbia, marriages, images, at FS 

DC – Historical court records of Washington, District of Columbia : death Records of Washington, D. C., 1801 to 1878, at FS 

DC – Guardianship case index (District of Columbia), 1801-1997, at FS 

DC – DC Court Records, at USGWA

DC – Washington Evening Star, “Courts”, Mar 17, 1893, at USGWA

DC – Washington Post, Jan 21, 1896 Probate Court, at USGWA

DC – Washington Post, Feb 3, 1896 Estates of and Annie E. Conroy, at USGWA

DC – DC Court Records, at DCGenWeb


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