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.
Photo album #2. Carte de visite. Amos Dague in Civil War uniform. Dague served in Co. F, 47th Regiment of the Militia of 1863 from July 9, 1863 to August 14, 1863, Co. H of the 195th PA Volunteers from July 20, 1864 to November 4, 1864 and Co. I of the 195th PA Volunteers from February 27, 1865 to January 31, 1866.