Finding aid for the Rockport Justice of the Peace Records

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Rockport Township, Ohio, Justice of the Peace
Title: Rockport Justice of the Peace Records
Dates: 1843-1854
Extent: 0.10 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Rockport Township was founded in 1819 in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, six miles WSW of Cleveland. It was later divided to create the suburbs of Lakewood (1885), Rocky River (1891) and Fairview Village (1910). The collection consists of a docket book of Royal Millard.
MS Number MS 1265
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English

Scope and Content

The Rockport Justice of the Peace Records, 1843-1854, consist of the docket book of justice of the peace Royal Millard.

This collection will be useful to researchers studying the history of Rockport Township in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, in the mid-nineteenth century, and legal issues there settled by justice Royal Millard.

Statement of Arrangement

The collection is arranged chronologically and is maintained in one volume.

Restrictions on Access


Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


Court calendars -- Ohio -- Rockport.
Rockport (Ohio : Township). Justice of the peace.

Preferred Citation

[Container ___, Folder ___ ] MS 1265 Rockport Justice of the Peace Records, Western Reserve Historical Society, Cleveland, Ohio