Inventory of the Archives of the Master of the Supreme Court, Cape Town, 1670 -
Dr. J.H. Breytenbach, Mrs C. Cassingham and Mrs S. Coetzer
© n.d.
Cape Town Archives Repository
This inventory is written in English.
Fonds Specifications
Title:
Archives of the Master of the Supreme Court, Cape Town
Period:
1670 -
Fonds Code:
1/3
Extent:
1159.10 lin m
Repository:
Cape Town Archives Repository
Record Creator (origination):
Orphan Chamber
Insolvency Chamber
Supreme Court of the Cape of Good Hope
Abstract:
The Orphan Chamber and the Insolvency Chamber (from 1833 known as the Master of the Supreme Court) administered intestate estates, properties of minors, the registration of wills and deaths of persons deceased at the Cape; other records are inventories, vendu rolls, notarial deeds and liquidation and distribution accounts.