Annual Returns Book

Book Contents
The Annual Returns Book contains an index by name of the deceased or ward. The representative of the estate is required to report to the court annually all receipts and disbursements on the estate. This report is called the annual return. The last one is called the final return and those are also included in the Annual Returns Book. A list of these books by date can be found below.

Information found in these books include:
  • Name of deceased
  • Name of administrator, guardian, etc.
  • Detail of receipts, disbursements, and cash or investment balances and depository
  • Period for which return is filed
  • Date filed

Books 

Book Title

Dates

Indexed

Location

Original

Microfilm

Microprint

Administration of Estates Book A to D January 1799 - March 1817 Yes RR B9-6 HR, GA PV
Returns Book C March 1815 - September 1827 Yes RR B9-3 HR, GA
Estate Return Book (1820 -1830) November 1820 - October 1891 Yes RR B9-2
Returns Book F January 1827 - December 1834 Yes RR B9-2 PV, HR, GA
Returns Book G December 1834 - November 1838 Yes RR B9-2 PV
Returns Book H May 1838 - September 1847 Yes RR B9-3 PV, HR, GA
Records Book J January 1841 - January 1850 Yes RR B9-3
Journal Q May 1845 - February 1860 Yes RR B9-5 PV, HR, GA
Records Book K May 1847 - March 1859 Yes RR B9-3 PV, HR, GA
Journal L January 1851 - January 1872 Yes RR B9-5
Journal M July 1851 - June 1854 Yes RR B9-5 PV, HR, GA
Journal N January 1853 - May 1855 Yes RR B9-3 PV, HR, GA
Journal O April 1853 - March 1860 Yes RR B9-6 PV, HR, GA
Journal P April 1855 - March 1857 Yes RR B9-5 PV, HR, GA
Journal R June 1857 - February 1880 Yes RR B9-6 PV, HR, GA
Journal S May 1859 - October 1971 Yes RR B9-5 PV, HR, GA
Journal T January 1860 - February 1862 Yes RR B9-6 PV, HR, GA
Journal U January 1860 - November 1865 Yes RR B9-6 PV, HR, GA
Journal X June 1862 - February 1873 Yes RR B9-6 PV, HR, GA
Returns W February 1863 - October 1866 Yes RR B9-6 PV, HR, GA
Journal Y September 1863 - November 1872 Yes RR B9-6 PV, HR, GA
Book of Returns V December 1863 - July 1876 Yes RR B9-3 PV, HR, GA
Journal AA January 1868 - February 1884 Yes RR B9-1 PV, HR, GA
Journal BB February 1868 - February 1881 Yes RR B9-6
Journal Z September 1868 - December 1870 Yes RR B9-5
Journal CC October 1871 - November 1879 Yes RR B9-1 PV, HR, GA
Journal HH Record of Returns December 1875 - January 1890 Yes RR B9-6
Journal DD April 1876 - February 1880 Yes RR B9-1
Journal EE December 1878 - June 1882 Yes RR B9-6 PV, HR, GA
Journal JJ Record of Returns April 1885 - November 1894 Yes RR B9-6 PV, HR, GA
Annual Returns KK April 1888 - July 1900 Yes RR B9 top PV, HR, GA
Administrators, Executors, Guardians Returns A November 1891 - April 1916 Yes RR B9-5
Annual Returns LL April 1893 - July 1897 Yes RR B9-5 PV, HR, GA
Journal Returns MM July 1894 - July 1905 Yes RR B9-5 PV, HR, GA
Annual Returns NN November 1904 - January 1912 Yes RR B9-5
Annual Returns OO September 1912 - July 1915 Yes RR B9-5
Annual Returns PP June 1915 - July 1918 Yes RR B9-5
Annual Returns QQ May 1917 - May 1921 Yes RR B9-5
Annual Returns RR (1921-1925) January 1921 - March 1925 Yes RR B9-5
Annual Returns SS February 1923 - January 1927 Yes RR B9-5
Annual Returns TT January 1926 - October 1929 Yes RR B9-4
Annual Returns UU (1929-1933) May 1929 - January 1933 Yes RR D
Annual Returns VV (1933-1939) October 1933 - October 1939 Yes RR D
Annual Returns WW (1938-1941) January 1938 - March 1942 Yes RR D
Annual Returns XX (1941-1947) January 1942 - April 1947 Yes RR D
Annual Returns YY (1945-1952) December 1946 - October 1953 Yes RR D
Annual Returns ZZ (1952-1956) February 1952 - September 1956 Yes RR D
Annual Returns 1 February 1955 - September 1956 Yes RR B9-4 PV
Annual Returns 3 January 1959 - May 1962 Yes RR B9-4 PV
Annual Returns 2 February 1959 - March 1961 Yes RR B9-4 PV
Annual Returns 4 April 1962 - March 1965 Yes RR B9-4
Annual Returns 5 October 1963 - May 1966 Yes RR B9-4
Annual Returns 6 September 1965 - September 1968 Yes RR B9-4
Annual Returns 7 March 1969 - April 1970 Yes RR D
Annual Returns 8 March 1970 - March 1972 Yes RR D
Annual Returns 9 December 1970 - June 1973 Yes RR D