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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
SEP 1794 F010 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
1794
People
Price, Joseph
Price, Elizabeth
Shaw, William
Price, Margaret
Boyd, Samuel
Turner, Thomas
Foltz, Andrew
Witmer, Daniel
Green, Rachel
Hancock, Robert
Brenner, Christopher
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Examinations
Lancaster
Philadelphia
Great Britain
Charge: counterfeiting money
Inns
Inn, Cross Keys
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
SEP 1794 F010 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Two examinations of Joseph Price, concerning counterfeit bank notes.
Additional names: Elizabeth Price, William Shaw, Margaret Price, Samuel Boyd, Thomas Turner, Andrew Foltz, Daniel Witmer, Rachel Green, Robert Hancock, Christopher Brenner.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
SEP 1794 F012 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
1794
People
Hancock, Robert
Collins, Mark
Shaw, William
Boyd, Samuel
Price, Joseph
Weaver, Adam
Hambright, John
Brenner, Christopher
Orton, Thomas
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Examinations
Lancaster
Philadelphia
Great Britain
Charge: counterfeiting money
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
SEP 1794 F012 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Examination of Robert Hancock, concerning counterfeit bank notes.
Additional names: Mark Collins, William Shaw, Samuel Boyd, Joseph Price, Adam Weaver, John Hambright, Christopher Brenner, Thomas Orton.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1790 F012 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
1790
People
Jordan, John
Jorton, John
Hains, Henry
Hiens, Henry
Dennis, John
Gibbens, James
Gibbons, James
Carpenter, Jacob
Boyd, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Hay
Charge: assault and battery
Charge: forcible entry
Charge: stealing
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1790 F012 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
List of recognizance.
First and second defendants: John Jordan or John Jorton, Henry Hains or Henry Hiens.
Charged with stealing hay from the meadow of James Gibbens.
Additional names: Samuel Boyd, Jacob Carpenter.
Third defendant: John Dennis.
Charged with forcible entry and stealing hay out of meadow of Henry Hains or Henry Hiens.
Additional name: James Gibbens.
Fourth defendant: James Gibbens.
Charged with assault and battery of Henry Hains or Henry Hiens.
Additional name: John Jordan or John Jorton.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1790 F013 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
1790
People
Hains, Henry
Hiens, Henry
Kentle, John
Musgrove, Aron
Jordan, John
Jorton, John
Davis, Isaac
Gibbens, James
Gibbons, James
Carpenter, Martin
Boyd, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Grass
Charge: forcible entry
Charge: stealing
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1790 F013 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
List of recognizance.
First defendant: Henry Hains.
Charged with forcible entry and cutting the grass from the meadow of James Gibbens.
Additional name: Martin Carpenter.
Second defendants: John Kentle and Aron Musgrove.
Charged with forcible entry in meadow of Henry Hains.
Additional name: James Gibbens.
Third and fourth defendants: John Jordan, Isaac Davis
Charged with forcible entry in meadow and cutting grass of James Gibbens.
Additional names: Samuel Boyd, John Jordan.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1846 F41 I09
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1846
People
Wolfersberger, Henry
Boyd, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
West Hempfield Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1846 F41 I09
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
018
Box Number
018
Additional Notes
Owned by Samuel Boyd.
Located on the Lancaster and Marietta turnpike.
April term.
Signers of petition: Henry Mouk, John Mouk, William Wirs, Cornaleus Mummah, E. Haldeman, [signature in German], Joseph Sherk, John Rhoad, William Luis, JohnDeens, John Sherk, John [Kame].
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1889 F006 R
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1889
People
Reese, Sarah
Boyd, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Drumore Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1889 F006 R
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
328
Box Number
328
Additional Notes
Boyd, Samuel. Executor.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1878 F024 B
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1878
People
Boyd, S. W. P.
Boyd, Samuel
Boyd, J. B.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Fulton Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1878 F024 B
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
033
Box Number
033
Additional Notes
Boyd, Samuel; Boyd, J. B. Administrators.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #495
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
Jenkins, William
Long, John
Weaver, George
Diller, Solomon
Stauffer, Peter
Charles, Andrew
May, David
Boyd, Samuel
Hansen, William
Ringwalt, William
Wentz, Joseph
Paxton, Samuel
Whiteside, William
Ash, Phineas
Keller, Samuel
Sterrit, J. A.
Way, Michael
Fogle, Adam
Connely, Moore
Good, Peter
Mackey, James
Eggert, Christian
Gyger, John
Fulton, Daniel
Mosher, Joseph
Keller, Jacob
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Elections
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 1828 #495
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Partially entered into Q & A Jul 5, 2001.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment of expenses of the Electors of the President and Vice President [Jackson/Calhoun].
Jenkins, William. City.
Long, John. Drumore Twp.
Weaver, George. Elizabethtown.
Diller, Solomon. New Holland.
Stauffer, Peter. Erbs.
Charles, Andrew. Strasburg.
May, David. Manheim town.
Boyd, Samuel. Salisbury.
[Reinkslee], Henry. Reamstown.
Hansen, William. Maytown.
Ringwalt, William. Churchtown.
Wentz, Joseph. Martic Twp.
Paxton, Samuel. Bart Twp.
Whiteside, William. Colerain Twp.
Ash, Phineas. Little Britain Twp.
Keller, Samuel. Lititz.
Sterrit, J. A. Marietta.
Way, Michael. Columbia.
Fogle, Adam. Sadsbury Twp.
Connely, Moore. Leacock Twp.
Good, Peter. Brecknock Twp.
Mackey, James. Mountjoy S. H.
Eggert, Christian. Petersburg.
Gyger, John. Lampeter.
Fulton, Daniel. Conestoga Twp.
Mosher, Joseph. Washington Boro.
Keller, Jacob. Gross.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1838 F22 I01
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1838
People
Boyd, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
West Hempfield Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1838 F22 I01
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
013
Box Number
013
Additional Notes
Known as the Fountain Inn.
Petition granted.
April term.
Signers of Petition: John Mouk, Reuben Welshans, Jacob Johnson, J. T. Anderson, Christian Sherk, Thomas Lloyd, James Long Jr., Daniel Herr, Amos K. Rohrer, George Grosh, John M. Whitehill, Henry Coughenour.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1812 F003
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
1812
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Bristo
Barto
Atlee, William P.
Boyd, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
African-American
Warrants
Jailor
Record of entry
Testimony
Affidavits
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1812 F003
Case Number
38.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
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
Or Barto.
African-American.
Petitioner: Bristo.
Filed against: Atlee, William P. His occupation: jailor.
Boyd, Samuel.
Record of entry.
Testimony of Samuel Boyd.
Affidavit.
Habeas corpus, includes answer, copy of warrant, and discharge.
4 items, 4 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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