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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #616
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
Bryley, Leonard
Bryley, Richard
Burden, Alfred
Burden, Jardon
Burden, Wilson
Buttler, Charles W.
Buttler, William
Dellum, Charles
Dellum, Edward
Dellum, James
Dellum, Nancy
Dellum, William
Dickson, Jacob
Dickson, Margaret
Gillmore, Nancy
Gilmore, Elizabeth
Henderson, Catharine
Henderson, Suseala
Jones, Ann
Jones, Esther
Jones, Robert
King, David
Martin, Jesse
Martin, _____ Mrs.
Miller, Edward
Miller, James
Miller, Margaret
Miller, Mary
Smith, Andrew
Smith, Edward
Smith, Mary
Waters, Thomas
Wheeler, Mary
Wheeler, Susanna
Wilson, Samuel
Wilson, _____ Mrs.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Columbia
African-American
Poor children
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Columbia
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #616
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
008
Box Number
008
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1994/09/29.
Additional Notes
List of poor African-American children in Columbia.
Burden, Alfred, age 9; Burden, Jardon, age 11; Burden, Wilson, age 7.
Bryley, Richard. Father of Bryley, Leonard, age 5.
Buttler, William. Father of Buttler, Charles W., age 10.
Dickson, Jacob. Father of Dickson, Margaret, age 7.
Dellum, Charles. Father of Dellum, Edward, age 11; Dellum, James, age 6; Dellum, Nancy, age 8; Dellum, William, age 9.
Gilmore, Elizabeth. Mother of Gillmore, Nancy, age 7.
Waters, Thomas. Father of Henderson, Suseala, age 11.
Jones, Robert. Father of Jones, Ann; Jones, Esther.
Henderson, Catharine. Mother of King, David, age 7.
Martin, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Martin, Jesse, age 6.
Miller, Edward. Freeholder. Father of Miller, James, age 10; Miller, Margaret, age 6; Miller, Mary, age 8.
Smith, Andrew. Father of Smith, Edward, age 10; Smith, Mary, age 7.
Wheeler, Susanna. Mother of Wheeler, Mary, age 7.
Wilson, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Wilson, Samuel, age 7.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1810 F001
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
1810
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Smothers, Elizabeth
Gilmore, Elizabeth
Atlee, William P.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Debt
Jailor
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1810 F001
Case Number
22.000
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
Debt.
Or Gilmore, Elizabeth.
Filed against: Atlee, William P. His occupation: jailor.
Habeas corpus, includes answer and decision.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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