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Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 8 Others (Not Part of the Family)
Object ID
JBFP 8.2.3.010
Date Range
1866/08/03
  2 documents     2 images  
Description Level
Item
Collection
James Buchanan Family Papers, Part 8 Others (Not Part of the Family)
Description
Agreement between F. Benedict of Bedford Township (seller) and John M. Cooper of Lancaster (buyer) to purchase property located in Bedford Township, PA.
Custodial History
The James Buchanan Family Papers were collected by the James Buchanan Foundation for the Preservation of Wheatland. This collection was relocated from the Wheatland mansion to the LancasterHistory archives in the Spring of 2009. Digitization of the James Buchanan Family Papers was funded by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, PHMC Appl ID # 201808013051, 2019-2020.
Date Range
1866/08/03
Creator
Benedict, F.
People
Benedict, F.
Cooper, John M.
Subjects
Real property
Bedford Township (Bedford County, Pa.)
Search Terms
Real estate
Bedford Twp., Bedford County, Pennsylvania
Buchanan Collections
James Buchanan Presidential Library
Extent
1 item, 4 pages to scan, 18.5 x 23.5 cm.
Object Name
Agreement
Language
English
Accession Number
JBMS1995.429
Object ID
JBFP 8.2.3.010
Parent Object ID
JBFP Part 8 Series 2
Other Number
JBFP Part 8, Series 2, Subseries 3, Folder 10
Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Room
Archives South
Container
JBFP Part 8, Box 1
Associated Material
James Buchanan Papers, Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections,
http://archives.dickinson.edu/collection-descriptions/james-buchanan-papers
James Buchanan and Harriet Lane Johnston Papers, Library of Congress,
https://www.loc.gov/collections/james-buchanan-and-harriet-lane-johnston-papers/
James Buchanan Papers, Historical Society of Pennsylvania,
http://www2.hsp.org/collections/manuscripts/b/Buchanan0091.html
James Buchanan Papers, Penn State University Libraries,
https://libraries.psu.edu/findingaids/1458.htm
Related Item Notes
James Buchanan Family Papers
MG-96 James Buchanan Collection
Historical Society of Pennsylvania microfilm
Photograph collections
Curatorial collections
Wheatland Mansion
Notes
May 2020 PastPerfect Conversion
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Please use digital images and transcriptions when available. Original documents may be used by appointment. Please contact archives@lancasterhistory.org at least two weeks prior to visit.
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Credit
Courtesy of LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pa.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1841 F017
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
1841
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Haldeman, Christian
Haldeman, Mira B.
Haldeman, Peter
Cooper, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Columbia
Place
Columbia
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1841 F017
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Haldeman, Mira B.
Administrators: Haldeman, Peter; Cooper, John.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1887 F011 C
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1887
People
Cooper, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1887 F011 C
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
058
Box Number
058
Additional Notes
Potts, Jennie. Administratrix.
2 items, 4 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1854 F076
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
1854
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Smedley, Jeffrey
Smedly, Mary Ann
Cooper, John
Lloyd, Thomas
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Columbia
Place
Columbia
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1854 F076
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
006
Box Number
006
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Occupation: Machinist.
Renouncer: Smedly, Mary Ann.
Administrators: Cooper, John; Lloyd, Thomas.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1864 F010 C
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1864
People
Cooper, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Washington Boro
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1864 F010 C
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
054
Box Number
054
Additional Notes
Cooper, Catherine; Evans, John. Executors.
2 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
JAN 1869 F011
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1869
People
Cooper, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
JAN 1869 F011
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
7.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Attempted burglary.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1792 F001 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
1792
People
Ramsey, Manasses
Watson, David
McCausland, William
Hamelton, James
Lyon, Thomas
Weaver, Nichlas
McClunggast, Matthew
McCally, John
Cooper, John
Woods, Adam
Mercer, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Petitions
Indictments
Charge: assault and battery
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1792 F001 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Petition, for exoneration from an indictment for assault and battery.
List of petitioners: David Watson, William McCausland, James Hamelton, Thomas Lyon, Nichlas Weaver, Matthew McClunggast, John McCally, John Cooper, [signature in German], Adam Woods, James Mercer.
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
FEB 1792 F006 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
1792
People
Black, Samuel
Watson, David
McCausland, William Jr.
Hamelton, James
Lyon, Thomas
Weaver, Nichlas
McClunggart, Matthew
Cooper, John
Mercer, James
Hamilton, Robert
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: assault and battery
Leacock Twp.
Place
Leacock Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1792 F006 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Recommendation for benevolence, defendant charged with assault and battery.
List of signatures: David Watson, William McCausland Jr., James Hamelton, Thomas Lyon, Nichlas Weaver, Matthew McClunggart, John Cooper, [signature in German], [signature in German], James Mercer, Robert Hamilton.
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 1850 F012 W
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1850
People
Wissler, Jacob
Cooper, John
Wissler, Mary
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Manor Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1850 F012 W
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
415
Box Number
415
Additional Notes
Cooper, John; Wissler, Mary. Administrators.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
NOV 1876 F087 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
1876
People
Cooper, John W.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1876 F087 QS
Case Number
77.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Assault and battery.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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