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Gilbert family history : the story of John Gilbert who emigrated in 1682 from Cornwall, England to Bucks County, Pennsylvania and some of his descendants : including the Walton and Rakestraw families, and an account of the Indian captivity of the family of Benjamin Gilbert and Elizabeth Walton

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo17449
Author
Lynch, Dennis P.
Date of Publication
2006].
Call Number
929 G464
Responsibility
[compiled by Dennis Lynch].
Author
Lynch, Dennis P.
Place of Publication
[Laurel, MD
Publisher
D. P. Lynch,
Date of Publication
2006].
Physical Description
[74] leaves : ill. ; 28 cm.
Notes
Includes An account of the captivity of Benjamin Gilbert and his family by the Indians, 1780-1782.
Cover title.
Includes bibliographical references (leaf 74)
Subjects
Gilbert, John, - 1629-1711 - Family.
Gilbert family.
Walton family.
Rakestraw family.
Quakers - Pennsylvania - Bucks County - Genealogy.
Society of Friends - Pennsylvania - Bucks County
Indian captivities.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
929 G464
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Lafayette at Brandywine, containing the proceedings at the dedication of the memorial shaft erected to mark the place where Layfayette was wounded in the battle of Brandywine, with supplementary paper on Lafayette and the historians, by Charlton T. Lewis. Also evidence as to the place where Lafayette was wounded: accounts of his visits in 1780 and 1825: names of contributors: members of the Chester county historical society: etc

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo5872
Corporate Author
Chester County Historical Society (West Chester, Pa.)
Date of Publication
1896.
Call Number
974.813 L673
Corporate Author
Chester County Historical Society (West Chester, Pa.)
Place of Publication
West Chester, Pa
Publisher
The Chester county historical society,
Date of Publication
1896.
Physical Description
102 p. 3 pl. (incl. front.) 9 port., fold. plan. 23 cm.
Subjects
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, - marquis de, - 1757-1834.
Brandywine, Battle of, 1777.
Additional Author
Lewis, Charlton Thomas,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.813 L673
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The law of ejectments, or, A treatise shewing the nature of ejectione firme, the difference between it and trespass, and how to be brought or removed where the lands lie in franchises. ... As also who are good witnesses or not in the trial on ejectment, and what shall be allowed good evidence or not ... Together with the learning of special verdicts at large, relating to titles of land and estates in several rules, and of judgments with their several forms of entries in special cases ... Very necessary for all lawyers, attornies, and other persons, especially at the assises, &c ?

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo20997
Date of Publication
1700.
Call Number
Bookk 197 1700
Alternate Title
Treatise shewing the nature of ejectione firme
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Printed for John Deeve at Bernards Inn Gate in Holbourn,
Date of Publication
1700.
Physical Description
[18], 268, [26] pages ; (8vo)
Notes
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Yeates signature at top of title page under struck former owner.
Book number 197 as assigned by Yeates.
With an index.
Pages 202-208 misnumbered 182-187 and 108.
Signatures: pi1 A-T⁸ U⁴.
With a preliminary advertisement leaf.
ESTC
Wing (2nd ed.)
Subjects
Ejectment - England - Early works to 1800.
Ejectment.
England.
Full blind-tooled leather (Binding)
Gilt title on maroon spine label (Binding)
Early works.
Additional Author
Yeates, Jasper,
Place
Great Britain England London.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Bookk 197 1700
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The English pleader : being a select collection of various precedents of declarations of actions brought in the Courts of King's Bench and Common Pleas at Westminster, in case, debt, covenant, trespass and assault, ejectment, replevin, prohibition, &c. : taken from the Rolls of the treasury of the said courts, and forms settled by counsel and special pleaders, since the commencement of the act of Parliament for the laws being in the English language, and is the only book approv'd of for authentick precedents : to which are added, the forms of pleas and issues both general and special, with replications thereto, and also judgments in both courts on the several actions, and likewise forms and precedents of recoveries and concords of fines with a method of suffering and passing the same

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo22161
Author
Gentleman of Lincoln's-Inn.
Date of Publication
1738.
Call Number
Book 1034 1738
Responsibility
by a gentleman of Lincoln's-Inn.
Author
Gentleman of Lincoln's-Inn.
Place of Publication
Dublin
Publisher
Printed by J. Hoey,
Date of Publication
1738.
Physical Description
400, [18] pages : forms ; 20 cm
Notes
Includes index.
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Yeates's signature at top of title page.
Book number 1034 as assigned by Yeates.
Subjects
Pleading - Great Britain.
Pleading - Great Britain - Forms.
Pleading.
Great Britain.
Blank forms.
Full blind-tooled leather (Binding)
Gilt title on maroon spine label (Binding)
Additional Author
Yeates, Jasper,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Book 1034 1738
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The commentaries upon original writs : where most of the cases in Bracton, book of entries, the year or term-books, from King Edward the Second to these times, with the plaints, counts, pleadings issues, demurrers in matters of law, the debates, opinions, rules of court, and resolutions of the judges therein, are reduced to the originall writs under severall heads or sections for the better understanding of the case and poynts of law : collected, abridged, and taken out of the books themselves

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo20887
Author
Hughes, William,
Date of Publication
1655.
Call Number
Book 78 1655
Responsibility
by William Hughes of Grays Inne ...
Author
Hughes, William,
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Printed by Tho. Roycroft for Henry Twyford, and John Place ...,
Date of Publication
1655.
Physical Description
[16], 272, [8] p. ; 23 cm. (4to)
Notes
"The first part." No more published.
Signatures: A⁴ a⁴ B-2N⁴.
Leaf a4 is blank. According to ESTC, there is a variant with errata on leaf a4 recto.
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Yeates's signature at top of title page.
Book number 78 as assigned by Yeates.
Handwritten not about signature of Yeates on title page.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Wing (2nd ed.)
ESTC
Contents
Right patent -- Writs of right patent in London -- Dower -- Writ of droit close, monstraverunt, false judgment, &c.
Subjects
Writs - Great Britain.
Writs.
Great Britain.
Additional Author
Yeates, Jasper,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Book 78 1655
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A system of pleading : including a translation of the Doctrina Placitandi, or, The art and science of pleading : originally written by Samson Euer, Serjeant at law, and now first translated from the obsolete Norman French : shewing where, in what cases, and by what persons, pleas, as well personal, or mixed, may be properly pleaded, with references to, and extracts from, the most approved writers on the subject, carefully digested under their proper titles, and brought into one collective point of view : together with an introduction, explaining the different terms made use of in the proceedings of each respective court : also a preface and table

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo21719
Author
Eure, Samson,
Date of Publication
1771.
Call Number
Book 649 1771
Alternate Title
Art and science of pleading
Doctrina Placitandi
Responsibility
by a gentleman of the Middle Temple.
Author
Eure, Samson,
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Printed by W. Strahan and M. Woodfall,
Date of Publication
1771.
Physical Description
xxii, [14], vii, 480 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Notes
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Yeates's signature at top of title page.
Book number 649 as assigned by Yeates.
Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects
Pleading - Great Britain - Early works to 1800.
Civil procedure - Great Britain - Early works to 1800.
Civil procedure.
Pleading.
Great Britain.
Early works.
Full blind-tooled leather (Binding)
Gilt title on maroon spine label (Binding)
Additional Author
Yeates, Jasper,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Book 649 1771
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March's actions for slander, and arbitrements. : The first, being a collection, under certain grounds and heads, of what words are actionable in the law, and what not: where an action de scandalis magnatum will lie: and of the nature of a libel. The other, a discourse, shewing what arbitrements are good in law, and what not: together with directions and presidents of conditions to perform awards, indentures of submission to awards, with covenants to perform the same; arbitrements of lands which the parties covenant to perform, or of debt, &c. upon submission by bond, and variety of pleadings therein. As also, certain quaeries, or doubtful cases, under proper titles, with the books cited pro & contra; very useful for all students in the law

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo21141
Author
March, John,
Edition
And now reviewed and enlarged with many useful additions: By W.B.
Date of Publication
1674.
Call Number
Book 440 1648
Alternate Title
Actions for slander, and arbitrements
Responsibility
First written by Jo. March of Grayes-Inn, barrister, in the year, 1648.
Author
March, John,
Edition
And now reviewed and enlarged with many useful additions: By W.B.
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Printed for Elizabeth Walbanck, at Grayes-Inn Gate in Grayes-Inn Lane,
Date of Publication
1674.
Physical Description
[8], 219, p. 218, 223-320, 401-476, [18] p. ; (8vo)
Notes
Text is continuous despite pagination.
With three indexes.
Jasper Yeates's Colonial law library.
Yeates's signature at top of title page.
Book number 440 as assigned by Yeates.
Wing (2nd ed.)
ESTC
Subjects
Libel and slander - England - Early works to 1800.
Arbitration and award - England - Early works to 1800.
Arbitration and award.
Libel and slander.
England.
Early works.
Half-leather linen (Binding)
Additional Author
W. B.,
Yeates, Jasper,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Book 440 1648
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The history of Pennsylvania, in North America, from the original institution and settlement of that province, under the first proprietor and governor, William Penn, in 1681, till after the year 1742; with an introduction respecting the life of W. Penn, prior to the grant of the province, and the religious society of the people called Quakers, with the first rise of the neighbouring Colonies, more particularly of West-New-Jersey and the settlement of the Dutch and Swedes on Delaware. To which is added a brief description of the said province, and the general state in which it flourished, principally between the years 1760-1770 ... With an appendix. Written principally between the years 1776 and 1780

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo3553
Author
Proud, Robert,
Date of Publication
1798.
Call Number
974.802 P968
  2 websites  
Author
Proud, Robert,
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Publisher
Printed and sold by Z. Poulson,
Date of Publication
1798.
Physical Description
2 v. map (on lining papers), port. 22 cm.
Series
Pennsylvania heritage series
Notes
Photoreproduction. Spartanburg, S.C., Reprint Co., 1967.
Subjects
Penn, William, - 1644-1718
Society of Friends.
Pennsylvania - History - Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
New Jersey - History - Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
New Sweden - History.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
974.802 P968
Websites
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The trials of George Robert Fitzgerald, Esq. and Timothy Brecknock, for the procurement of James Fulton and others, for the murder of Pat. Ran. M'Donnell and Charles Hipson : also the trial of John Gallagher and others, for an assault on Geo. Rob. Fitzgerald, in the Gaol of Castlebar ... : together with a description of their conduct at the place of execution : taken from the notes of a gentleman : likewise an address from the high sheriff and grand jury of the county of Mayo to the lord lieutenant, and his answer thereto

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo21677
Author
Fitzgerald, George Robert,
Edition
The 2nd ed.
Date of Publication
1786.
Call Number
Book 601 1786
Author
Fitzgerald, George Robert,
Edition
The 2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Dublin
Publisher
Printed by P. Byrne ...,
Date of Publication
1786.
Physical Description
190 [i.e. 188] pages ; 23 cm
Notes
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Yeates's signature at top of title page.
Book number 601 as assigned by Yeates.
Hand-written contents on overtitle page.
Bound with An account of the argument of counsel and director of the court on a plea of auterfois acquit..for procuring, stirring, and provoking Andrew Creagh, otherwise Craig , and others to slee and murder Patrick Randal M'Connnel...Dublin: P,. Byrne1786 - The trial of John Magee for....libel against Richard Daly...Dublin: P. Byrne, 1790 - Ten thousand pounds damages...a report on the trial ...brought by the Reverand Charles Massy against...the Marquis of Headfort for criminal conversation with plaintiff's wife...Philadelphia: P. Byrne, 1804 - Trial of Fracis Bellew, esq...for appearing in arms with a mob of defenders...Dublin: P. Byrne, 1794 - A faithful report on the trial of the proprietors of the Northern Star...Belfast, 1794.
Subjects
McDonnell, Patrick Randal, - -1786.
Hipson, Charles, - -1786.
Hipson, Charles, - -1786
McDonnell, Patrick Randal, - -1786
Trials (Murder) - Ireland.
Trials (Murder)
Ireland.
Full blind tooled leather (Binding)
Gilt title on maroon spine label (Binding)
Additional Author
Yeates, Jasper,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Book 601 1786
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The life of the Right Honourable Sir John Holt, knight, lord chief justice of the Court of King's-bench; containing several arguments touching the rights and liberties of the people, delivered by his lordship, with great reason and remarkable courage, upon most important occasions, during the reigns of Their Majesties, King William the Third, and Queen Anne; taken from the report of the Lord Chief Justice Raymond, &c. And an abstract of Lord Chief Justice Holt's will, codicils, &c. Also points of law, resolved by his lordship, on evidence, at nisi prius. With a table of references to all his lordship's arguments and resolutions in the several volumes of reports. Never before published

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo22151
Author
Rayner, John
Date of Publication
1764.
Call Number
Book 1019 1764
Responsibility
By a gentleman of the Inner-Temple.
Author
Rayner, John
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Printed for the author, and sold by J. Worrall,
Date of Publication
1764.
Physical Description
xiii, 154, xi, [31] pages 21 cm
Notes
Introduction signed: J.R. [i.e. John Rayner].
Jasper Yeates's Colonial Law Library.
Yeates's signature at top of title page.
Book number 1019 as assigned by Yeates.
Subjects
Holt, John, - Sir, - 1642-1710.
Full blind-tooled decorated leather (Binding)
Gilt title on maroon spine label (Binding)
Additional Author
Yeates, Jasper,
Location
Lancaster History Library - Yeates Collection
Call Number
Book 1019 1764
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