Skip header and navigation

Revise Search

34 records – page 1 of 4.

Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1822 #098
Description Level
Item
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Description
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners. In the case of "poor children," teachers were reimbursed by the county for tuition and/or the supplies purchased for students whose parents were unable to pay. Orders include: Poor Children, Almshouse, Bridges, Coroners' Inquests, Prisons, Roads, Court House, and Tax Exonerations.
System of Arrangement
The record group is organized chronologically, then arranged by order number within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1810-1901
Year
1822
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Aaron, Joseph
Aaron, Sally
Backenstoce, William
Barney, John
Benny, John
Biddle, Benjamin
Blottenberger, George
Blottenberger, Peter
Burkenhuser, Mary
Carns, Robert
Charles, Joseph
Cochren, Isaac
Cross, Samuel
Fenton, David
Fordney, Michael
Fulton, Frances
Getz, Philip.
Gill, Charles
Gorich, Peter
Gregg, James
Hannah
Haydon, George
Horchler, Christian
Horn, John
Howard, Elizabeth
Johnson, Benjamin
Johnson, James
Jones, John
Kain, James
Kauffman, Jacob
Kee, William
Kehler, Jacob
Keller, Daniel
Keuffman, Isaac
King, James
Lamb, John
Leck, Margaret
Lewis, William
Lynch, Biddy
Lynch, Elonor
Lynch, Hannah
Marten, John
McCarren, William
McCarty, David
McCooke, Elizabeth
McGrann, Patrick
McLaughlin, Isaac
McNeele, Thomas
McQuedy, John
Miller, George
Molson, Ephraim
Molson, James
Mooney, William
Moore, James
Nelson, Pompey
Norbeck, William
O'Brian, James
O'Donnel, Dennis
O'Neile, Frances
Parker, Joseph
Porter, Morris
Rice, Richard
Richard, John
Richason, John B.
Robeson, Elizabeth
Robeson, Robert
Rosana
Rouse, John L.
Rudy, John
Sanders, Hugh
Selemary, Samuel
Simpson, Thomas
Smaller, John
Smith, Joseph
Snotgrass, James
Stellinger, Samuel
Stewart, George
Stewart, James
Stineman, J. F.
Sweeney, Isaac
Sweeny, George
Tarble, Samuel
Thompson, William
Tuneson, Frank
Williamson, Stephen
Willis, John
Yarlets, Mary A.
Zorn, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Prisons
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1822 #098
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Prison.
Payment for jail fees and expenses. 1 Oct 1822 to 3 Dec 1822.
McGrann, Patrick.
Kain, James.
Keuffman, Isaac.
Cochren, Isaac.
Richason, John B.
Haydon, George.
Stewart, George.
Mooney, William.
Blotenberger, Peter.
Jones, John.
Lewis, William. African American.
Yarlets, Mary A.
Kee, William.
O'Donnel, Dennis.
Lynch, Biddy.
Lynch, Elonor.
Hannah. African American.
Rouse, John L.
Snotgrass, James.
McCarty, David.
Lynch, Hannah.
McCooke, Elizabeth.
Tarble, Samuel.
Rosana. French woman.
Keller, Daniel.
Burkenhuser, Mary.
Johnson, James.
Fenton, David.
Porter, Morris.
Stellinger, Samuel.
Cross, Samuel.
McCarren, William.
Sanders, Hugh.
Molson, James.
Aaron, Joseph. African American.
Marten, John. African American.
Lamb, John.
Horchler, Christian.
Robeson, Robert.
Robeson, Elizabeth.
Aaron, Sally.
Gregg, James.
Norbeck, William.
Blodenberger, George.
Benny, John.
Sweeny, George.
Howard, Elizabeth.
Parker, Joseph. African American.
Leck, Margaret.
King, James.
Simpson, Thomas.
Smaller, John.
Thompson, William.
Willis, John.
Richard, John.
Molson, Ephraim.
Getz, Philip.
Fordney, Michael.
Zorn, William.
Rice, Richard. African American.
Nelson, Pompey. African American.
Barney, John. African American.
Carns, Robert.
Backenstoce, William.
Sweeney, Isaac.
Williamson, Stephen.
McQuedy, John.
Biddle, Benjamin.
Gill, Charles.
Moore, James.
McLaughlin, Isaac.
O'Brian, James.
McNeele, Thomas.
Tuneson, Frank. African American.
Gorich, Peter.
Smith, Joseph. African American.
Fulton, Frances.
Kehler, Jacob.
Miller, George.
Stewart, James.
Horn, John.
O'Neile, Frances.
Payments.
Charles, Joseph. For firewood.
Rudy, John. Firewood.
Selemary, Samuel. Firewood.
Kauffman, Jacob. Firewood.
Johnson, Benjamin. Sweeping chimneys.
Stineman, J. F. Glass and putty.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #078
Description Level
Item
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Description
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners. In the case of "poor children," teachers were reimbursed by the county for tuition and/or the supplies purchased for students whose parents were unable to pay. Orders include: Poor Children, Almshouse, Bridges, Coroners' Inquests, Prisons, Roads, Court House, and Tax Exonerations.
System of Arrangement
The record group is organized chronologically, then arranged by order number within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1810-1901
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Aaron, Joseph
Allen, Peggy
Anderson, Pompey
Basset, Polly
Berry, Mary
Binsley, William
Blunt, George
Branton, Susan
Brown, Samuel
Buckram, John
Buckram, Joseph
Cambell, Alexander
Cambell, Daniel
Cambell, Mary Ann
Casata, Joseph
Connelly, Dennis
Davis, Jesse
Davis, Sanford
Diller, George
Doyle, John
Drake, John
Dresmond, William
Graeff, David
Groff, David
Groff, George
Hamilton, Charles
Harring, William
Harris, William
Hauser, Abraham
Henry, James
Hess, David
Hewlett, George
Jefferns, Mary
Johnson, John
Johnson, Simon
Jones, Hiram
Jones, Joseph
Jones, Thomas
Keller, Daniel
Kelly, John
Kernes, Robert
Kerr, Robert
Lightner, Nathaniel
Lind, Henry
Montgomery, John
Myer, John
O'Riley, George
Ochston, Philip
Paine, Rotert
Parker, Joseph
Peters, Ann
Philips, George
Pile, Elizabeth
Pile, Henry
Porter, Mathew
Reed, Paterik
Reed, William
Royer, Joseph
Smith, Mary
Smith, Mathias
Steward, William
Sutton, Isaac
Terrance, Margaret
Thomas, George
Trainer, Hugh
Tully, Margaret
West, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #078
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A Jul 24, 2001.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment to mayor and unnamed constables for arresting, examining and disposing of Vagrants ajd disorderly persons and hearing cases in which the charges were not supported by testimony.
Lightner, Nathaniel. Mayor.
Other names on the document:
Dresmond, William.
Jones, Thomas.
West, James.
Jefferns, Mary.
Davis, Jesse.
Johnson, John.
Cambell, Alexander.
Cambell, Mary Ann.
Hess, David.
Kerr, Robert.
Berry, Mary.
Philips, George.
Pile, Henry.
Pile, Elizabeth.
Buckram, John.
Connelly, Dennis.
Branton, Susan.
Casata, Joseph.
Sutton, Isaac.
Steward, William.
Kelly, John.
Reed, Paterik.
Keller, Daniel.
Jones, Joseph.
Blunt, George.
Ochston, Philip.
Hauser, Abraham.
Diller, George.
Reed, William.
Allen, Peggy.
Paine, Rotert.
Smith, Mary.
Montgomery, John.
Basset, Polly.
Davis, Sanford.
Thomas, George.
Doyle, John.
Terrance, Margaret.
Harris, William.
Johnson, Simon.
Aaron, Joseph.
Cambell, Daniel.
Jones, Hiram.
Henry, James.
Myer, John.
Parker, Joseph.
Hamilton, Charles.
Anderson, Pompey.
Porter, Mathew.
deaf and dumb man
Graeff, David.
Peters, Ann.
Buckram, Joseph.
Groff, George.
Hewlett, George.
Harring, William.
Tully, Margaret.
Binsley, William.
Drake, John.
Royer, Joseph.
Smith, Mathias.
Groff, David.
Brown, Samuel.
Lind, Henry. Boy - charge Larceny - discharged
Trainer, Hugh.
O'Riley, George.
Kernes, Robert.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
NOV 1821 F002 QS
Description Level
Item
Collection
Quarter Sessions
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1821
People
Stewart, George
Blottenberger, Peter
Richardson, John
Kauffman, Isaac
Cochran, Isaac
Kain, James
Keller, Daniel
Aaron, Joseph
Aaron, Sally
Jones, John
McGrann, Patrick
Rouser, John Lewis
Snotgrass, James
Tarbell, Samuel
McCarty, David
Burkenheiser, Mary
Fenton, David
Lewis, William
Molson, James
Martin, John
Horchler, Christian
Robenson, Robert
Robenson, Elizabeth
Gregg, James
McDonnel, David
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Prisoners
Prisons
Jails
African-American
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1821 F002 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Calendar of prisoners.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Mayor's Court
Object ID
AUG 1848 F004 MC
Description Level
Item
Collection
Mayor's Court
Admin/Biographical History
The Mayor's Court was established at the incorporation of the City of Lancaster in 1818, and was composed of the mayor, recorder, and aldermen with powers and jurisdiction analogous to the Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace, Oyer and Terminer, and Jail Delivery. It was abolished on 6 February 1849.
System of Arrangement
Organized by court term.
Arranged with general materials first, then constables reports, tavern licenses, un-numbered cases, and numbered cases.
Year
1848
People
Aaron, Joseph
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1848 F004 MC
Classification
RG 99-00 [0101]
Location
Archives
Container
022
Box Number
022
Additional Notes
Assault and battery
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #412
Description Level
Item
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Description
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners. In the case of "poor children," teachers were reimbursed by the county for tuition and/or the supplies purchased for students whose parents were unable to pay. Orders include: Poor Children, Almshouse, Bridges, Coroners Inquests, Prisons, Roads, Court House, and Tax Exonerations.
System of Arrangement
The record group is organized chronologically, then arranged by order number within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1810-1901
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Aaron, Joseph
Aaron, Kit
Ames, George
Anthony, Thom
Anthony, Will
App, William
Barter, George
Bartle, Elizabeth
Bartle, George
Barton, Elizabeth
Barton, Simon
Basley, John
Basley, William
Biddle, Benjamin
Billard, John
Black, Thomas
Blitt, Conrad
Boot, John
Bosly, Elizabeth
Bosly, William
Bower, Philip
Brown, Jacob
Bryson, Jesse
Buckram, Joseph
Butler, John
Butts, Matty
Caldwell, David
Carlan, Jane
Caslin, Charles
Clendenin, James
Connelly, Dennis
Crawford, John
Crole, Finley
Cunan, Mary
Davenport, Charles
Deits, Margaret
Delaware, Eliza
Dever, William
Dickaman, Joseph
Doyle, John
Drabach, John
East, Polly
Efvert, Fanny
Eichholtz, George
Erferett, Fanny
Fisher, Richard
Flanegan, Peter
Frosig, John
Galbreth, Daviod
Gardner, Thomas
Gensimer, Ge[orge]
Getz, Philip
Gillespie, William
Glascome, Abraham
Glascow, Abraham
Glasern, Abraham
Graham, Charles
Hall, William
Henning, Mary Ann
Hensel, George
Hickman, Sally
Holby, Elizabeth
Hoyt, Aaron H.
Huskins, William
Jackson, Codorus
Jackson, Nicholas
Jefferey, Mary
Johnson, Richard
Jones, Abraham
Jones, Cath[arine]
Jones, Christ[opher]
Jones, Isaac
Jones, Susan
Jordan, Isaac
Kane, Robert
Kaufman, Dr[inken]
Keller, Catharine
Kendig, Sally
Killian, Izabella
Lawrence, Jacob
Lee, Philip
Lice, Michael
Lightner, Nathaniel
Linton, Emanuel
Linton, Sarah
Lochraine, James
Loxer, Thomas
Magill, John
Marshall, John
Marshall, Nancy
Mauman, David
McAlister, William
McClosky, Ann
McCorkle, Eliza
McCormick, John
McDevit, John
McEwen, John
McFaddon, Robert
McFarland, George
McKittrick, Nancy
McLean, Benjamin
McMichael, James
Michael, James
Michaels, Lucy
Milford, John
Miller, Eliz
Miller, Elizabeth
Miller, Mary
Miller, Nancy
Moore, William
Moore,Thomas
Morgan, Sarah
Morris, George
Mosses, John
Moyer, Nancy
Muller, Pat
Murray, John
Myers, Maria
Neelen, James
Newhouse, Philip
Nixdorf, Henry
Noble, George
OConner, John
Patton, Thomas
Peerest, John
Poulman, Fred
Prince, John
Ralf, Christian
Ramsey, Philip
Rees, Henry
Roberson, William
Saul, Samuel
Selhert, George
Sharp, Thomas
Shirden, Henry
Slater, John
Smith, Charles
Smith, James T.
Smith, Mathias
Smith, Sally
Smith, Solomon
Smith, WIlliam
Sniderass, John
Speagler, Christian
Spencer, William
Star, Job
Stephens, Levin
Steward, Joseph
Stewart, George
Stoll, William
Stoner, Samuel
Stover, Samuel
Tally, Margaret
Thomas, Lewis
Thornton, Robert
Tobias, Samuel
Trippel, Catherine
Tripple, Cath
Tully, Margaret
Turner, David
Walker, Edward
Wallace, David
Wallace, James
Warder, William
Watson, Oliver
Watt, Jane
Watts, Jane
Webb, William
Weidle, John
Weir, Margaret
Weir, Robert
Willis, Nancy
Wilson, Isaac
Wise, Catharine
Wise, Jacob
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #412
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
008
Box Number
008
Notes
Entered into Q & A Jun 14, 2001.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment for handling "vagrants, disorderly and suspicious persons, arrested, brought erxamined and disposed of from October 5, 1826 until July 20th 1827.
Lightner, Nathaniel. Mayor.
Persons named:
Buckram, Joseph.
Linton, Sarah.
Smiith, Charles.
Doyle, John.
Milford, John.
Caldwell, David.
Basley, William.
Basley, John.
Sniderass, John.
Wattm Jane.
Jackson, Codorus.
Stewart, George.
Speagler, Christian.
Dickaman, Joseph.
Hickman, Sally.
Delaware, Eliza.
McEwen, John.
Spencer, William.
Linton, Emanuel.
Moore, Thomas.
Gardner, Thomas.
Slater, John.
Bartle, George.
Wise, Jacob.
Wise, Catharine.
Aaron, Joseph.
Magill, John.
Smith, Mathias.
Crole, Finley.
Smith, Sally.
East, Polly.
Trippel, Catherine.
Neelen, James.
McCormick, John.
Rees, Henry.
Biddle, Benjamin.
Brown, Jacob.
sharp, Thomas.
Billard, John.
Jones, Christ[opher].
App, William.
Loxer, Thomas.
Caslin, Charles.
Thornton, Robert.
Fisher, Richard.
Jackson, Nicholas.
Smith, Charles.
Miller, Elizabeth.
Willis, Nancy.
Saul, Samuel.
Anthony, Thom.
Lawrence, Jacob.
Huskins, William.
Michaels, Lucy.
Gensimer, Ge[orge].
Michael, James.
McFaddon, Robert.
Crawford, John.
Deits, Margaret.
Myers, Maria.
Bower, Philip.
Peerest, John.
Warder, William.
Butts, Matty.
Holby, Elizabeth.
Bryson, Jesse.
Muller, Pat.
Walker, Edward.
Star, Job.
Miller, Eliza.
Noble, George.
Gillespie, William.
Morgan, Sarah.
Stover, Samuel.
Stoll, William.
Turner, David.
Wallace, David.
Hensel, George.
Erferett, Fanny.
McFarland, George.
Stoner, Samuel.
Kane, Robert.
Flanegan, Peter.
Glasern, Abraham.
Ramsey, Philip.
Jordan, Isaac.
Dever, William.
Watts, Jane.
Hall, William.
Galbreth, David.
Blitt, Conrad.
Smith, James T.
Boot, John.
Bosly, Elizabeth.
Cunan, Mary.
Weidle, John.
McAlister, William.
Anthony, Will.
Butler, John.
McMicxhael, James.
Connelly, Dennis.
Eichholtz, George.
Kendig, Sally.
McCorkle, Eliza.
Ames, George.
Killian, Izabella.
Newhouse, Philip.
Barton, Simon.
Barton, Elizabeth.
Aaron, Kit.
Mosses, John.
Wilson, Isaac.
Morris, George.
McClosky, Ann.
Murray, John.
Watt, Jane.
Shirden, Henry.
Lice, Michael.
Wallace, James.
Jones, Isaac.
Jones, Abraham.
Jones, Cath[arine].
Jones, Susan.
Patton, Thomas.
Bosly, William.
Kaufman, Dr[inken].
Getz, Philip.
Tobias, Samuel.
Smith, WIlliam.
Glascome, Abraham.
Weir, Robert.
Weir, Margaret.
Smith, Soloman.
Marshall, John.
Marshall, Nancy.
McLean, Benjamin.
Graham, Charles.
Thomas, Lewis.
Selhert, George.
Bartle, Elizabeth.
Frosig, John.
McDevit, John.
Efvert, Fanny.
Glascow, Abraham.
Keller, Catharine.
Jefferey, Mary.
Mauman, David.
Stephens, Levin.
Webb, William.
Steward, Joseph.
Lee, Philip.
Drabach, John.
Davenport, Charles.
Johnson, Richard.
Poulman, Fred.
Lochraine, James.
McKittrick, Nancy.
Hoyt, Aaron H.
Prince, John.
Henning, Mary Ann.
Ralf, Christian.
Carlan, Jane.
Roberson, William.
Tally, Margaret.
Miller, Mary.
Miller, Nancy.
Tully, Margaret.
Barter, Geroge.
Nixdorf, Henry.
Moore, William.
Watson, Oliver.
Black, Thomas.
Clendenin, James.
OConner, John.
Tripple, Cath.
Moyer, Nancy.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1821 #305
Description Level
Item
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Description
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners. In the case of "poor children," teachers were reimbursed by the county for tuition and/or the supplies purchased for students whose parents were unable to pay. Orders include: Poor Children, Almshouse, Bridges, Coroners' Inquests, Prisons, Roads, Court House, and Tax Exonerations.
System of Arrangement
The record group is organized chronologically, then arranged by order number within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1810-1901
Year
1821
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Aaron, Joseph
Aaron, Sally
Barnet, Joseph
Bates, Austin
Berg, Mary Ann
Boas, Jacob
Brown, Debby
Brown, John
Collins, Barbara
Colter, Jane
Corchuran, Christian
Dellet, Adam
East, Ephraim
Eck, William
Eichholtz, George
Folk, Magdalene
Gilmore, Isaac
Grey, John
Hambright, John
Hanna
Hinkle, Jonathan
Jones, John
Kelles, Christian
Kitch, Michael
Louisa
Major, Jesse
Masters, John
McCooty, Elizabeth
McManus, Dennis
Meredith, Ann
Moore, James
Nicolet
Parker, Joseph
Pinkerton, John
Quinn, Deborah
Quinn, Roger
Ramsey, William
Rathton, Jacob
Robinson, Elizabeth
Robinson, Robert
Shertz, Jacob
Shiver, John
Smith, Sophia
Steiblen, Elizabeth
Tunison, Francis
Wolf, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Constables
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1821 #305
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Constables pay.
Dellet, Adam. Constable.
Ramsey, William. Constable.
Hambright, John. Constable.
Persons brought before alderman by John Hambright.
Moore, James.
Louisa. African American.
Brown, Debby. African American.
Nicolet. African American.
Masters, John. African American.
McCooty, Elizabeth.
Thirteen African American whose names were not recorded.
Pinkerton, John.
Eichholtz, George.
Smith, Sophia. African American.
Folk, Magdalene.
East, Ephraim.
Eck, William.
Witnesses pay.
Commonwealth vs. Shertz, Jacob.
Meredith, Ann. Witness.
Commonwealth vs. Michael Kitch.
Rathton, Jacob.
Commonwealth vs. Joseph Aaron and Sally Aaron.
Tunison, Francis.
Shiver, John.
Commonwealth vs. John Jones.
Parker, Joseph.
Bates, Austin.
Gilmore, Isaac.
Commonwealth vs. Robert Robinson and Elizabeth Robinson.
McManus, Dennis.
Quinn, Roger.
Brown, John.
Collins, Barbara.
Commonwealth vs. Jane Colter.
Boas, Jacob.
Corchuran, Christian.
Barnet, Joseph.
Wolf, John.
Major, Jesse.
Grey, John.
Hinkle, Jonathan.
Commonwealth vs. Hanna. African American.
Dellet, Adam.
Commonwealth vs. Christian Kelles.
Steiblen, Elizabeth. Signed her name Elizabetha Staeublin.
Commonwealth vs. Mary Ann Berg.
Quinn, Deborah.
Drisky, Stephen.
Cowhawk, David.
McManus, Ann.
18 items, 18 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1822 #119
Description Level
Item
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Description
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners. In the case of "poor children," teachers were reimbursed by the county for tuition and/or the supplies purchased for students whose parents were unable to pay. Orders include: Poor Children, Almshouse, Bridges, Coroners' Inquests, Prisons, Roads, Court House, and Tax Exonerations.
System of Arrangement
The record group is organized chronologically, then arranged by order number within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1810-1901
Year
1822
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Aaron, Joseph
Aaron, Sally
Barten, William
Bear, John
Berry, John
Black, John
Black, William
Bosier, Samuel
Breden, John
Breneman, Henry
Brown, William
Bullman, James
Burkheiser, Mary
Bushman, Abraham
Butler, Harriet
Butler, Mary
Charles, James
Cochren, Isaac
Cowhick, John
Deitrick, John
Dellam, Charles
Dellam, Joseph
Derick, Mary
Deven, John
Erron, George
Gable, Jacob
Getz, Philip
Glass, William
Griffen, Stephen
Harris, Isaac
Heisten, John
Hickman, Sally
Hitzelberger, George
Johnson, Ben
Johnson, Thomas
Kauffman, Isaac
Kean, James
Keller, Daniel
Kreiner, John
Ladley, Peter
Leck, Margaret
Lewis, John
Lewis, William
Long, Samuel
Lynch, Biddy
Lynch, Elonor
Lynch, William
Maroney, Peter
Marten, Jacob
McAlargen, John
McCarty, David
McConnel, William
McGrann, Patrick
McKinsey, Thomas
McKnight, John
McLane, Alexander
McManamey, John
Mentere, Mathias
Meyer, John
Miller, Frances
Molson, Ephraim
Morcan, George
Nelson, Pompey
Noble, Thomas B.
Philips, Henry
Prutzman, John
Richard
Richardson, Henry
Richardson, John B.
Roth, John
Sensenick, Joshua
Sensenig, Jesse
Sharp, William
Sheaffer, _____
Smuller, John
Snotgrass, James
Stineman, J.
Sweeney, Isaac
Tarbell, Samuel
Thompson, William
Tolen, John
Trepere, Charles
Tuneson, Frances
Whitson, Henry
Wiggans, Robert
Willes, John
Williams, Charles
Williams, Stephen
Williamson, Stephen
Wilson, Isaac
Withers, George
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Prisons
African-American
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1822 #119
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Prisons.
Jail fees for the following prisoners. 1 Jan 1822 to 2 Apr 1822.
Tarbell, Samuel.
McGrann, Patrick.
Kean, James.
Richardson, John B. African American.
Kauffman, Isaac.
Cochren, Isaac.
Snotgrass, James.
McCarty, David.
Burkheiser, Mary.
Keller, Daniel.
Aaron, Joseph. African American.
Aaron, Sally. African American.
Smuller, John.
Willes, John.
Molson, Ephraim. African American.
Getz, Philip. African American.
Lewis, William. African American.
Nelson, Pompey. African American.
Deven, John.
Miller, Frances.
Berry, John.
Griffen, Stephen.
Deitrick, John.
Sharp, William.
McManamey, John.
Bear, John.
Brown, William.
Williams, Charles.
McAlargen, John.
Long, Samuel.
Lewis, John.
Derick, Mary.
Trepere, Chearles.
Black, William.
Butler, Mary. African American.
Butler, Harriet.
Prutzman, John.
Sweeney, Isaac.
Lynch, Biddy.
Wiggans, Robert.
Heisten, John.
Ladley, Peter.
Whitson, Henry.
Morcan, George.
Thompson, William.
Richardson, Henry.
Dellam, Joseph. African American.
Dellam, Charles. African American.
Glass, William.
Lynch, Elonor.
Lynch, William.
Sensenig, Jesse.
Tuneson, Frances. African American.
Meyer, John.
Leck, Margaret.
McKinsey, Thomas.
Bosier, Samuel. African American.
Erron, George. African American.
Sensenick, Joshua.
Cowhick, John.
Noble, Thomas B.
Philips, Henry.
Charles, James.
McKnight, John.
Barten, William.
Mentere, Mathias.
Maroney, Peter.
Roth, John.
Breden, John.
Gable, Jacob.
Vagrants:
Williams, Stephen.
Williamson, Stephen.
Bullman, James. African American.
Black, John.
Wilson, Isaac. African American.
Sensenig, Jesse.
Johnson, Thomas.
McLane, Alexander.
McConnel, William.
Tolen, John.
Hickman, Sally.
An unnamed stranger.
Harris, Isaac. African American.
Richard. [No last name recorded.]
Sheaffer, _____. Jackson, John.
Suppliers:
Breneman, Henry.
Kreiner, John.
Stineman, J.
Johnson, Ben.
Hitzelberger, George.
Withersd, George.
Marten, Jacob.
Bushman, Abraham.
Breneman, Henry.
1 item, 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Mayor's Court
Object ID
NOV 1821 F018 MC
Description Level
Item
Collection
Mayor's Court
Admin/Biographical History
The Mayor's Court was established at the incorporation of the City of Lancaster in 1818, and was composed of the mayor, recorder, and aldermen with powers and jurisdiction analogous to the Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace, Oyer and Terminer, and Jail Delivery. It was abolished on 6 February 1849.
System of Arrangement
Organized by court term.
Arranged with general materials first, then constables reports, tavern licenses, un-numbered cases, and numbered cases.
Year
1821
People
Aaron, Joseph
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1821 F018 MC
Case Number
5.000
Classification
RG 99-00 [0101]
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Disorderly house.
Aaron, Sally.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Mayor's Court
Object ID
NOV 1833 F029 MC
Description Level
Item
Collection
Mayor's Court
Admin/Biographical History
The Mayor's Court was established at the incorporation of the City of Lancaster in 1818, and was composed of the mayor, recorder, and aldermen with powers and jurisdiction analogous to the Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace, Oyer and Terminer, and Jail Delivery. It was abolished on 6 February 1849.
System of Arrangement
Organized by court term.
Arranged with general materials first, then constables reports, tavern licenses, un-numbered cases, and numbered cases.
Year
1833
People
Aaron, Joseph
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1833 F029 MC
Case Number
2.000
Classification
RG 99-00 [0101]
Location
Archives
Container
010
Box Number
010
Additional Notes
Disorderly house
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1843 F020
Description Level
Item
Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Description
A writ of habeas corpus is a procedure for obtaining a judicial determination of the legality of an individual's custody. This collection includes petitions for writs of habeas corpus and the writs themselves, showing the names of petitioners, persons to be brought to court, nature of dispute or alleged crime, dates of writs and accompanying documents, names of judges, and names of persons that the writs are filed against. Petitioners include indentured servants, runaway slaves, free African-Americans, convicted prisoners, those awaiting trial, relatives of prisoners, parties in child custody disputes, and relatives of army recruits and draftees. Arranged chronologically by date of filing. Handwritten, handwritten on printed forms, and a very few typewritten.
System of Arrangement
Arranged chronologically by date of filing.
Date of Accumulation
1800-1894, 1896, 1897
Year
1843
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Aaron, Joseph
Aron, Joseph
Ehler, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charge: assault and battery
Sheriffs
Jailor
Petition
Warrants
Commitment papers
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1843 F020
Case Number
395.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Associated Material
Lancaster County Archives has Habeas Corpus dockets:
1799-1978, ten volumes, record of writs of Habeas Corpus written.
1895-1983, 43 boxes, original petitions.
Additional Notes
Charged with assault and battery.
Or Aron, Joseph.
Petitioner: Aaron, Joseph.
Filed against: Ehler, John. Occupation: sheriff and jailor.
Petition, includes warrant of commitment.
Habeas corpus, includes answer and decision.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
Less detail

34 records – page 1 of 4.