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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1842 F05 I05
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1842
People
Brooks, John H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1842 F05 I05
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
015
Box Number
015
Additional Notes
A piece is missing.
Petition not granted.
January term.
Signers of Petition: Robert Spear, Robert K. Colvin, John Phillips, Conrad Swartz, Hanson C. Atkins, John Crow, Charles H. [Krow], J. F. Miller, William Atkins, James Patton, E. W. Stahle, William J. Schultz, George Weaver, Theodore D. Cochran, Michael Wisler Jr., Hugh Sanders, Reuben Mullison, Paul Hamilton, William Power, F. A. Thomas, Peter Haldeman, George [Heagy], Nathaniel Evans, James Long, E. J. Sneeder, George C. Franciscus, Thomas A. Scott, Samuel Brooks, Joseph Strickler, Thomas Collins, John Arms.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1842 F05 I06
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1842
People
Brooks, John H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1842 F05 I06
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
015
Box Number
015
Additional Notes
Located at the Canal Basin.
Petition not granted.
April term.
Signers of Petition: E. J. Sneeder, G. Franciscus, Peter Haldeman, Samuel A. Black, Reuben Mullison, James Patton, J. F. Miller, Thomas A. Scott, J. A. Hook, Thomas Collins, John Arms, John Ziegler.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1846 F04 I08
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1846
People
Brooks, John H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1846 F04 I08
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
017
Box Number
017
Additional Notes
Known as the Canal and Railroad Hotel.
April term.
Signers of petition: Daniel Zahm, Peter Groff, Thomas Collins, Henry Krenson, Daniel Holland, Robert Hamilton, D. F. Griffith, Charles Barnitz, George C. Franciscus, Reuben Mullison, J. H. Hunter, Charles Evans, [Frederick S. Gossler], Charles Rowlings.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1846 F04 I09
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1846
People
Brooks, John H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1846 F04 I09
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
017
Box Number
017
Additional Notes
Known as the Canal and Railroad Hotel.
Petition granted.
April term.
Signers of petition: Thomas Cox, Francis Hays, Thomas A. Scott, James Patton, John F. Craig, Robert Hamilton, James J. Given, Joshua Vaughen, E. Raub, George C. Franciscus, Francis Bradly, J. H. Hunter, John Arms, John Felix, John Ziegler, John Jordan, John Cassel.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1848 F05 I13
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1848
People
Moore, Jesse
Brooks, John H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1848 F05 I13
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
018
Box Number
018
Additional Notes
Known as the Canal and Railroad Hotel.
Lately kept by John H. Brooks.
April term.
Signers of petition: John H. Brooks, Daniel Zahm, Peter Saylor, George Weaver, John Lightner, Reuben Mullison, John Eddy, H. G. Minick, Michael Wisler Jr., Philip Streiner, John Slack, John Given, Jeffery Smedley, Hugh Sanders.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1824 #053
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
Basset, Thomas
Bollinger, Daniel
Bowman, Joshua
Brabson, Rebecca
Brenneman, Sarah
Brooks, John
Brubaker, Michael
Burke, Thomas
Burns, Christian
Clevenstine, John
Curran, John
Dance, John
Derricks, Mary
Faust, Jacob
Glasgow, Ephraim
Grant, James
Hamilton, Anne
Hannums, George
Harnish, David
Hopfgens, Sebaz
Horeauff, George
Huber, Joseph
Jack, John
Jamison, William
Kelly, Augustus A.
King, John
King, John W.
Landis, Henry
Leed, Peter
McClure, Barbara
McLaughlin, James
McVoy, James
McVoy, John
Mendel, Frederick
Menold, Andrew
Metzler, John
Miller, Robert
Mohler, John
Montgomery, William M.
Moore, Garner
Moyer, Lewis
Myer, Lewis
Olds, Ezra
Painter, John
Passmore, Reuben
Peisel, Frederick
Peters, George
Peters, Henry
Pile, George
Platts, Maria
Poke, John
Priday, John
Prisca, Sally
Rambo, Nathan
Risser, Jacob
Ross, William B.
Sheaffer, Daniel
Shipman, Abram
Shirk, Jacob
Shober, John
Slaymaker, William W.
Smith, John
Sweitzer, Jacob
Thompson, John
Trump, John
Varley, Abram
Walker, John
Webb, William
Weiss, George
Witzeman, Jacob
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 1824 #053
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
004
Box Number
004
Notes
Entered into Q & A May 15, 2001.
Additional Notes
Court house.
Ross, William B. Payment of fees to the Clerk of the Court of Quarter Sessions and Oyer & Terminer. [All the following cases are "Commonwealth vs ..."]
Faust, Jacob et al. Larceny.
King, John W. Larceny.
Shirk, Jacob. Fornication etc.
Mendel, Frederick. Fornication etc.
Peisel, Frederick. Fornication etc.
McClure, Barbara. Fornication etc.
Bollinger, Daniel et al. Assault and battery.
Basset, Thomas. Tippling house.
Prisca, Sally. Larceny.
Hamilton, Anne. Larceny.
Moyer, Lewis. Assault and battery.
Bowman, Joshua. Tippling house.
Slaymaker, William W. Tippling house.
Brenneman, Sarah. Tippling house.
Burke, Thomas. Tippling house.
Miller, Robert. Larceny.
Poke, John. Apprentice's case.
King, John. Surety of the peace.
Harnish, David. Assault and battery. Myer, Lewis for costs.
Passmore, Reuben. Manslaughter.
Brabson, Rebecca et al. Arson.
Kelly, Augustus A. Forgery.
Horeauff, George and others. Malicious mischief.
Jack, John. Passing counterfeit money.
McVoy, James. McVoy, John. Larceny.
Platts, Maria. Tippling house.
Leed, Peter. Assault and battery.
Montgomery, William M. Larceny.
Webb, William. Larceny.
Shipman, Abram. Larceny.
Varley, Abram. Tippling house.
Dance, John. Tippling house.
Jamison, William. Larceny.
Smith, John. Larceny.
Burns, Christian. Larceny.
Thompson, John. Larceny.
Glasgow, Ephraim. Larceny.
Painter, John. Larceny.
Risser, Jacob. Tippling house.
Curran, John. Larceny.
Rambo, Nathan. Tippling house.
Landis, Henry. Tippling house.
Mohler, John. Misdemeanor.
Sweitzer, Jacob. Misdemeanor.
Metzler, John. Misdemeanor.
Peters, Henry. Misdemeanor.
Grant, James. Misdemeanor.
Moore, Garner. Misdemeanor.
Witzeman, Jacob. Misdemeanor.
Hopfgens, Sebaz. Misdemeanor.
Walker, John. Larceny.
McLaughlin, James. Surety of the peace.
Brooks, John. Larceny.
Priday, John. Larceny.
Sheaffer, Daniel. Larceny.
Trump, John. Tippling house.
Clevenstine, John. Fornication and bastardy.
Shirk, Jacob. Fornication etc.
Derricks, Mary. Tippling house.
Pile, George.
Peters, George.
Hannums, George.
Olds, Ezra.
Huber, Joseph.
Weiss, George.
Brubaker, Michael.
Shober, John.
Menold, Andrew.
1 item 3 pieces.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
AUG 1756 F008
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1756
People
Brooks, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1756 F008
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Fornication.
Mother of child: Alexander, Ann.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
AUG 1853 F027
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1853
People
Brooks, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1853 F027
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Larceny.
Case number labeled as "AA".
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1859 F039
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
1859
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Brooks, John
Cadwell, Jay
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1859 F039
Case Number
1032.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
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
Guilty of drunkenness and disorderly conduct.
Petitioner: Brooks, John.
Filed against: Cadwell, Jay. Occupation: prisonkeeper.
Petition, includes copy of warrant of commitment.
Habeas corpus, includes decision.
Return, includes copy of warrant of commitment.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1856 F027 B
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1856
People
Brooks, John H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1856 F027 B
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
022
Box Number
022
Additional Notes
Hess, Jeremiah G.; Brooks, Mary Jane. Administrators.
2 items, 2 pieces
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