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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1852 F069
Description Level
Item
Collection
Renunciations
Description
Renunciations are papers filed in the Orphans' Court by executors of an estate who do not wish to administer that estate. They show the name of the decedent, the decedent's place of residence, the name of the person renouncing administration, the name of the replacement administrator to be appointed, and date. The relationship between the decedent, the executor, and the administrator is usually shown. Arranged chronologically and then alphabetically within each year.
System of Arrangement
Arranged chronologically and then alphabetically within each year.
Date of Accumulation
1762-1820, 1821-1842, 1880-1906
Year
1852
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Whitestick, Henry
Whitestick, Nancy
Collins, Thomas
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Martic Twp.
Place
Martic Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1852 F069
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
006
Box Number
006
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Whitestick, Nancy.
Administrator: Collins, Thomas.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #370
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
Barnes, John
Barr, Richard
Boot, John
Burg, Aaron
Callahan, Edward
Campbell, James
Carter, Catherine
Collins, Thomas
Evans, Maria
Franciscus, John
Gumpf, Henry
Hatz, Eliza
Humes, Samuel
Johnson, Henry
Jones, Samuel
Leonard, George
Martin, William
McLenegan, Zephariah
Swenk, Peter
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 #370
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A Jul 26, 2001.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment to the prosecuting attorney for work on the following cases (all are Commonwealth vs.)
McLenegan, Zephariah. Prosecuting attorney of the Mayor's Court
Boot, John. Assault and Battery on Martin, William. Bill ignored.
Barnes, John. Convicted of assault and battery on Leonard, George.
Franciscus, John. Convicted of assault and battery on Campbell, James.
Johnson, Henry. Convicted of fornication.
Hatz, Eliza. Convicted of adultery.
Swenk, Peter. Convicted of disorderly house.
Franciscus, John. Convicted of adultery.
Burg, Aaron. Convicted of assault and battery with intent to commit murder.
Evans, Maria. Surety of the Peace; bound over for court.
Gumpf, Henry. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Callahan, Edward. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Franciscus, John. Surety of the Peace, heard and determined.
Collins, Thomas. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Carter, Catherine. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Jones, Samuel. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Humes, Samuel. Assault and Battery. Bill ignored.
Barr, Richard. Acquitted of assault and battery.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #372
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
Barnum, Samuel
Barr, R. M.
Bork. John
Burg, Aaron
Callahan, Catharine
Callahan, Edward
Cameron, James
Campbell, James
Carter, Catherine
Collins, Thomas
Eichholtz, Henry
Evans, Maria
Franciscus, John
Griffith, [Jethro]
Gumpf, Henry
Hatz, Eliza
Hubley, Joseph
Johnson, Henry
Jones, Samuel
Lahen, Daniel
Martin, William
Nixdorf, Joseph
Ransom, Nancy
Swenk, Peter
Taylor, George
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 #372
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1993/05/20.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment for work on court cases.
Eichholtz, Henry.
Other names in document
Barr, R. M. Assault and battery on Cameron, James.
Franciscus, John. Assault and battery on Campbell, James.
Hatz, Eliza. Adultery.
Johnson, Henry. Fornication.
Franciscus, John. Adultery.
Swenk, Peter. Disorderly house.
Bork. John. Assault and battery on Martin, William.
Burg, Aaron. Assault and battery on Barnum, Samuel.
Carter, Catherine. Surety of the peace; complaint of Ransom, Nancy.
Collins, Thomas. Surety of the peace; complaint of Nixdorf, Joseph.
Gumpf, Henry. Surety of the peace; complaint of Taylor, George.
Franciscus, John. Surety of the peace; complaint of Hubley, Joseph.
Evans, Maria. Surety of the peace; complaint of Griffith, [Jethro].
Callahan, Edward. Surety of the peace; complaint of Callahan, Catharine.
Franciscus, John. Escape.
Jones, Samuel. Surety of the peace; complaint of his wife.
Lahen, Daniel. Tippling house.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Mayor's Court
Object ID
AUG 1829 F009 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
1829
People
Collins, Thomas
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1829 F009 MC
Classification
RG 99-00 [0101]
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Additional Notes
Surety of the peace.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1864 F07 I01
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1864
People
Black, Joseph H.
Collins, Thomas
McTague, John J.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Liquor License
Columbia
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Tav 1864 F07 I01
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
031
Box Number
031
Additional Notes
Known as Black's Hotel.
Bond: Collins, Thomas; McTague, John J.;
13 signatures in support of petition.
Receipt to keep tavern.
April term.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #578
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
Baker, Elias
Bartruff, John
Baughman, George
Bowman, Daniel
Chamberlain, Joshua
Collins , Thomas
Diller, Solomon
Elser, George
Files, Peter
Hagy, Samuel
Hartman, Joseph
Hoober, Martin
Kemmerer, Peter
Knox, Robert
McCullough, William
Mehaffy, Hugh
Meyers, David
Miller, Jacob
Nagle, Frederick
Neff, Henry
Ringwalt, William
Showalter, Joseph
Snyder, Henry
Swarr, Martin
Wein, George
Wiker, George
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Assessors
Tax collectors
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #578
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
008
Box Number
008
Notes
Entered into Q & A Jun 26, 2001.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
List of township tax assessors.
Baker, Elias. Salisbury Township.
Bartruff, John. Rapho Township.
Baughman, George. Bart Township.
Bowman, Daniel . Brecknock Township.
Chamberlain, Joshua. Sadsbury Township.
Collins , Thomas. Colerain Township.
Diller, Solomon. Earl Township.
Elser, George. Elizabeth Township.
Files, Peter. Warwick Township.
Hagy, Samuel. Cocalico Township.
Hartman, Joseph. Lampeter Township.
Hoober, Martin. Martic Township.
Kemmerer, Peter. Mount Joy Township.
Knox, Robert. Leacock Township.
McCullough, William. Little Britian Township.
Mehaffy, Hugh. Conestoga Township.
Meyers, David. Manheim Township.
Miller, Jacob. Lancaster Township.
Nagle, Frederick. Donegal Township.
Neff, Henry. Manor Township.
Ringwalt, William. Caernarvon Township.
Showalter, Joseph. Drumore Township.
Snyder, Henry. West Hempfield Township.
Swarr, Martin. East Hempfield Township.
Wein, George. Lancaster City.
Wiker, George. Strasburg Township.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Mechanics' Liens
Object ID
DEC 1841 F048 ML
Description Level
Item
Collection
Mechanics' Liens
System of Arrangement
Arranged chronologically by date filed.
Year
1841
People
Collins, Thomas
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
DEC 1841 F048 ML
Classification
RG 01-00 0202
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Dwelling.
Wisler, Jonathan; Wisler, Michael. Contractors.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Mayor's Court
Object ID
NOV 1834 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
1834
People
Collins, Thomas
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1834 F004 MC
Classification
RG 99-00 [0101]
Location
Archives
Container
011
Box Number
011
Additional Notes
Surety of the peace
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1868 F006 P
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1868
People
Phillips, Joseph
Collins, Thomas C.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Fulton Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1868 F006 P
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
303
Box Number
303
Additional Notes
Collins, Thomas C. Guardian of Joseph Phillips.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1873 F005 P
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1873
People
Philips, Joseph
Collins, Thomas C.
Philips, Mary
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Fulton Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1873 F005 P
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
304
Box Number
304
Additional Notes
Collins, Thomas C. Guardian of Mary Philips
2 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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