Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Harney County Records Inventory
Judgment and Execution Records
Series records official decisions by the court and subsequent instructions to the sheriff to recover costs and awards related to debt, divorce, and other civil cases. The record serves as the official notice of the existence of a lien. Information includes title and case number; names of plaintiff, creditor, defendant, debtor, and attorney; amount of judgment; description of property levied on; writ of execution; disposition of case; decisions on appeals; dates docketed and satisfied; and volume and page numbers where recorded. Records may include judgment dockets, execution dockets, and fee books. Judgment and execution records have been inventoried through 1920.
Records at the Harney County Courthouse, Clerk's Basement Records Room:
Execution Docket Circuit Court, vol. A-B, 1889-1957 (2 volumes);
Execution Docket County Court, vol. A, 1889-1893 (1 volume);
Index to Judgment Docket Circuit Court, vol. A, ca.1889-1931 (1 volume);
Index to Judgment Docket County Court, vol. A, 1887-1938 (1 volume);
Judgment Docket Circuit Court, vol. A-B, 1889-1931 (2 volumes);
[Judgment Docket-Circuit Court], vol. A-C, 1889-1931 (1 reel of microfilm);
Judgment Docket County Court, vol. A, 1887-1938 (1 volume).