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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1837 F03 I04
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1837
People
Lichty, William
Evans, David
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Pennytown, Caernarvon Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1837 F03 I04
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
012
Box Number
012
Additional Notes
Known as the Western Hotel.
Lately kept by David Evans.
Petition granted.
January term.
Signers of Petition: Jacob Hoffman, Christian Lichty, Adam Evans, Christian Hoffman, John Evans, John Pleam, Samuel Martin, Thomas Hollinger, David Martin, John Shirk, Christian Sauder, John Martin, Daniel Good, Morris M. [Ancoua].
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1865 F28 I01
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1865
People
Brogan, Benjamin
Evans, David
Hamilton, John K.
Search Terms
Liquor License
Little Britain Twp.
Place
Little Britain Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Tav 1865 F28 I01
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives West
Container
034
Box Number
034
Additional Notes
Known as Oak Hill Hotel.
Bond: Evans, David; Hamilton, John K.
15 signatures in support of petition.
Receipt to keep a tavern.
Approved.
January term.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1812 F010
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
Hooper, Lucy
Evans, David
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
African-American
Enslaved persons
Petition
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1812 F010
Case Number
45.000
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
African-American.
Slave.
Petitioner: Hooper, Lucy.
Filed against: Evans, David.
Petition.
Habeas corpus, includes answer and decision.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1833 F02 I02
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1833
People
Evans, David
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Pennytown, Caernarvon Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1833 F02 I02
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Additional Notes
Petition granted.
January term.
Signers of Petition: Isaac Jenkins, Jacob [Leber], William Martin, Jacob Diffenderfer Jr., John Stayley, Owen Thomas, Daniel Hart, Michael Ferguson, John McCamant, David Jenkins, William Ferguson, Samuel [Zell], Samuel Eppyhamer, James Goheen, Levi Zell, William Ringwalt, William Conway, H. B. Jacobs. Cyrus H. Jacobs, George S. Weaver, William Wallace, John Ringwalt, Jacob Wertly, Waddle, George Ringwalt, Thomas Evans, Samuel Stahle, Levi Ringwalt, Adam Evans, Edward Evans.
1 Item, 1 Piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1827 F028
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
1827
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Jones, Caleb
Evans, Reis
Evans, David
Fell, Rebecca
Culbertson, Elizabeth
Welsh, Hannah
Evans, John C.
Welsh, Thomas
Jones, Jonathan
Jones, Jehu
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Caernarvon Twp.
Place
Caernarvon Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1827 F028
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncers: Evans, Reis; Evans, David; Fell, Rebecca; Culbertson, Elizabeth; Welsh, Hannah; Evans, John C.; Welsh, Thomas; Jones, Jonathan.
Administrator: Jones, Jehu.
1 item, 1 piece
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 1876 F005 Z
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1876
People
Zook, Jacob
Zook, J. Gust
Evans, David
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Lancaster
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1876 F005 Z
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
442
Box Number
442
Additional Notes
Zook, J. Gust; Evans, David. Executors.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1814 F009 E
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1814
People
Evans, David
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Caernarvon Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1814 F009 E
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
075
Box Number
075
Additional Notes
Jones, John; Welsh, John. Executors.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1862 F018
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
1862
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Evans, David
Evans, Harriet
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Place
None
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1862 F018
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
008
Box Number
008
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Evans, Harriet.
Administrator: Evans, David.
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 1823 #014A
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
Year
1823
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Albright, Christian
Bleam, Jacob
Boys, Abraham
Bradey, John
Bradly, John
Cafry, Thomas
Coats, Jacob
Cox, John
Eaches, Sylvester
Engel, Peter
Eshelman, Henry
Evans, David
Evans, Philip
Fleming, James
Garrison, John
Gohein, Sam
Good, John
Hart, Daniel
Henderson, Amos
Hinton, William
Mengel, Peter
Miller, George
Miller, Peter
Northamer, Adam
Pieler, David
Piersol, Daniel
Ronk, John
Sargeson, _____
Shade, Christian
Shoeman, William
Silknitter, Michael
Weimert, William
Wort, Henry
Zell, _____
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Caernarvon Twp.
Tax exonerations
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Caernarvon Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1823 #014A
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Notes
Entered into Q&A May 1, 2001.
Additional Notes
Tax exonerations.
Albright, Christian. Insolvent.
Silknitter, Michael. Tax collector.
Boys, Abraham. [No reason was recorded.]
Cafry, Thomas. [No reason was recorded.]
Coats, Jacob. Insolvent.
Cox, John. [No reason was recorded.]
Engel, Peter. [No reason was recorded.]
Evans, Philip. Insolvent.
Fleming, James. [No reason was recorded.]
Gohein, Sam. [No reason was recorded.]
Good, John. Lived in Berks County. Deceased in 1822. Tenant on property insolvent.
Hart, Daniel. [No reason was recorded.]
Henderson, Amos. [No reason was recorded.]
Hinton, William. [No reason was recorded.]
Miller, Peter. [No reason was recorded.]
Northamer, Adam. [No reason was recorded.]
Pieler, David. [No reason was recorded.]
Piersol, Daniel. Run off.
Ronk, John. Moved out of county. Refused paying on account paying tax in Chester County.
Sargeson, _____. Insolvent.
Shade, Christian. Insolvent.
Shoeman, William. Moved off before tax was collecting.
Weimert, William. Insolvent.
Wort, Henry. [No reason was recorded.]
Zell, _____. Insolvent.
Freemen:
Bleam, Jacob. Refused paying betweeen the age 21 & 22. x
Bradly, John [or Bradey, John.]. Moved away before tax was collecting.
Evans, David. Paid in Earl Twp.
Eshelman, Henry. Insolvent.
Eaches, Sylvester. Insolvent.
Garrison, John. Run off.
Miller, George. Never could find him.
Mengel, Peter. Moved to Berks County before tax was collecting.
1 item 2 pieces.
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1827 F002
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
1827
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Whipper, Mary
Whipper, Benjamin
Evans, David
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Servants
Affidavits
Habeas corpus
Objections
Opinion
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1827 F002
Case Number
234.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
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
Servant.
Petitioner: Whipper, Benjamin.
Filed against: Evans, David.
Affidavit.
Habeas corpus, includes answer and decision.
Objection.
Opinion.
5 items, 6 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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