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Account book of the Directors of the Poor and House of Employment

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo13766
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Call Number
RG 08-12 0104-005, Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Physical Description
1 v. 48 cm.
Summary
One hardbound volume that lists names of the people the Almshouse did business with and the accounts and balances of money paid and received.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
Almshouses - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Account books - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Additional Corporate Author
Lancaster County (Pa.) Board of County Commissioners.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-12 0104-005, Archives North
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Minutes of Board of Relief

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo13685
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Call Number
RG 08-12 [0119], Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Physical Description
1 v. 33 cm.
Summary
One hardbound volume that contains minutes of the meetings of the Board of Relief. Lists names of members, motions raised at meetings, and dates of meetings. Lists of names of volunteers mustered into military service, the allowance, and the names of recipients are listed for each municipality for 1861.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
United States
Additional Corporate Author
Lancaster County (Pa.) Board of County Commissioners.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-12 [0119], Archives North
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Auditors' review of accounts

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo13711
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Call Number
RG 08-12 0104-010, Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Physical Description
1 v. 33 cm.
Summary
One hardbound volume that contains annual auditors' reviews of the accounts of the treasurer of the Poor and House of Employment. Shows credits and debits and the reason for each, names of residents, names of recipients of relief, date approved, and signatures of auditors.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
Almshouses - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Public institutions - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Additional Corporate Author
Lancaster County (Pa.) Board of County Commissioners.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-12 0104-010, Archives North
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Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Call Number
RG 08-01 0371, Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Physical Description
1 drawer.
Summary
Lists of state, county, and militia tax exonerations granted. Show the amounts granted to each listed freeholder, tenant, and single man, along with the reason for the exoneration (such as "gone," "moved west," "too poor," or paid in another locality). Includes signature of each tax collector. Arranged by year, then alphabetically by municipality; tax payers are listed alphabetically by surname within each township. Handwritten.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
Taxation - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Tax remission - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Additional Corporate Author
Lancaster County (Pa.) Board of County Commissioners.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-01 0371, Archives North
Less detail
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Call Number
RG 08-01 0372, Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Physical Description
6 v. 38 cm.
Contents
v. 1. 1834 -- v. 2. 1834 -- v. 3. 1835 -- v. 4. 1838 -- v. 5. 1839 -- v. 6. 1840.
Summary
Six soft-cover volumes that list taxes collected from each township in Lancaster County. Listed by civil division, each entry includes exonerations, commissions, and balances. Handwritten.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
Tax collection - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Tax remission - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Additional Corporate Author
Lancaster County (Pa.) Board of County Commissioners.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-01 0372, Archives North
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Record of classification and valuation of unpatented lands

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo13164
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Call Number
RG 08-01 0335, Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Physical Description
1 v. 31 cm.
Arrangement of Material
Arranged chronologically by date of appraisement.
Summary
Lists record of classification and valuation made by county commissioners of lands for which money is due to the Commonwealth. Shows names of original and present owners, location and description of property, dates of original grant or survey, and appraised value per acre. Some records have signatures of commissioners.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
Real property - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Additional Corporate Author
Lancaster County (Pa.) Board of County Commissioners.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-01 0335, Archives North
Less detail
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Call Number
RG 08-01 0504, Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Physical Description
1 v. 40 cm.
Summary
One hardbound volume that lists amounts of money paid to employees, constables, aldermen, etc.; money appropriated for repairs to bridges; and money given for government functions (coroner's inquests, witness lists, etc.).
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
County government - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Additional Corporate Author
Lancaster County (Pa.) Board of County Commissioners.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-01 0504, Archives North
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Minutes of the Board of Auditors of the 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, Pennsylvania Militia

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo13301
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Call Number
RG 08-01 [1610], Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Physical Description
1 v. 34 cm.
Summary
List of Brigade officers, and members and parade rolls of the different companies of the 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division of the Pennsylvania Militia. Companies include: Lancaster Fencibles, Jackson Rifles, Manheim Rifles, Maytown Infantry, Washignton Rifles, Jones' Light Artillery, and Earl Infantry. Shows monthly attendance record used to calculate amount owed to companies, amount paid yearly to each company, and amount paid for additional expenses.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
Militia
Additional Corporate Author
Lancaster County (Pa.) Board of County Commissioners.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-01 [1610], Archives North
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Volunteers and recipients of relief

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo13420
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Call Number
RG 08-01 [1609], Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Physical Description
3 v. 15-32 cm.
Summary
Vol. 005 is a list of Civil War volunteers and those people who received monetary relief as a result. Arranged by civil division. 1863. Vol. 010 is a beneficiary list for Lancaster, Southeast Ward. Shows name, address, company, family, occupations, and amount allowed. No date. Vol. 015 is a beneficiary list for Lancaster, Northwest Ward. Shows name, address, company, family, amount allowed, number of payments, and date. 1861.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Subjects
United States
Additional Corporate Author
Lancaster County (Pa.) Board of County Commissioners.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-01 [1609], Archives North
Less detail
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Call Number
RG 08-01 1604, Archives North
Corporate Author
Pennsylvania. Board of County Commissioners of Lancaster County.
Physical Description
7 boxes, 24 v. 32-40 cm.
Arrangement of Material
Arranged chronologically, then alphabetically by township or borough.
Notes
Boxes are in Archives South. Volumes are in Archives North.
See Table of Contents for details.
Boxes are housed in Archives South. Volumes are housed in Archives North.
Finding aid in the repository: Local government records.
Contents
box 1. 1857, 1865-1866, 1883-1884, 1885 Adamstown-Mount Joy -- box 2. 1885 Paradise-Washington Boro, 1886, 1890, 1892, 1896-1897 -- box 3. 1909-1910, 1911 Adamstown-Lancaster City -- box 4. 1911 Lancaster-Washington Boro, 1912, 1914-1915 -- box 5. 1916-1918 -- box 6. 1919-1921 -- box 7. 1861.
v. 005. 1871-1873 -- v. 010. 1874-1876 -- v. 015. 1878 -- v. 020. 1880 -- v. 025. 1885 -- v. 030. 1888 -- v. 035. 1888-1889 -- v. 040. 1890 -- v. 045. 1894 -- v. 050. 1895 -- v. 055. 1898 -- v. 060. 1899 -- v. 065. 1901 -- v. 070. 1902 -- v. 075. 1903 -- v. 080. 1904 -- v. 085. 1905 -- v. 090. 1906 -- v. 095. 1907 -- v. 100. 1908 -- v. 105. 1909 -- v. 110. 1910 -- v. 115. no date -- v. 120. 1914.
Summary
Lists of men eligible for military service in the county of Lancaster. Entries include name, date, and civil division.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Subjects
Militia
Additional Corporate Author
Lancaster County (Pa.) Board of County Commissioners.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Government Record
Call Number
RG 08-01 1604, Archives North
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