Admiralty Records, Key West record example

    Admiralty Records, Key West

    Records: 18,555 · Complete: 100%

    These records cover prize, ransom, and salvage cases; suits to establish title to a ship independent of possession of the ship; possessory actions to recover ships; and a variety of maritime contracts and torts. The Key West court was open year-round for admiralty and maritime litigation relating to the Caribbean and Florida keys.

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    Example Records

    Case of the Schooner "Old Jack"
    Case of the Schooner "Old Jack"
    Charles Clarke, Et Al Vs The British Steamship Alvah And Cargo
    Charles Clarke, Et Al Vs The British Steamship Alvah And Cargo
    Alexander Roberts Etal Vs British Brig Eva And Cargo
    Alexander Roberts Etal Vs British Brig Eva And Cargo

    Source Information

    "Admiralty Final Record Books of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida (Key West), 1829-1911" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/1/admiralty-records-key-west: accessed May 26, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Admiralty Records, Key West
    Total Records
    18,555 · Complete: 100%
    Content Source
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    Publication Number
    M1360
    Record Group
    21
    Published on Fold3
    02 Nov 2007
    Last Updated
    14 Aug 2012
    Description
    NARA M1360. Admiralty final record books, 1829-1911, created by the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida and its predecessors.