Boonville, Missouri, Mayor's Court Records, 1840-1848 (C2980)

1 roll of microfilm

 Finding Aid

The records of the Boonville Mayor's Court contain civil cases tried before the mayor and brought to court by the city or the council. Cases involve assault and battery, disturbing the peace, slaughter house operations, market practices, food quality, street improvements, slave offenses, and general safety. The record shows the defendant, the charge, case disposition, sentence, and court costs.