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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1821 #019
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
1821
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Graeff, John
McConnell, Mary Ann
Barton, Thomas B.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Poor children
Teachers
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1821 #019
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Notes
Date entered into Q&A is unknown.
Additional Notes
Poor Children
Graeff, John.
McConnell, Mary Ann.
Barton, Thomas B. Teacher.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
NOV 1799 F003 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
1799
People
Mercer, John
Diffebaugh, George
James McJenkins
Donaughy, Daniel
Gallagher, Michael
Moorehead, William
Anderson, James
Nauman, Gotlieb
McIntire, James
Leonard, George
Gordon, William
Baughman, Michael
Shalleberger, Jacob
Burg, John
Bare, John
Fisher, George
Graeff, George
Fordney, Casper
Graeff, John
Sill, John
Davis, Edward
Davis, John
Shirk, David
Grove, John
Morgan, David
McFarland, James
Jenkins, Joseph
Bowen, John
Good, Robert
Townley, William
Kremler, Benjamin
Doll, Conrad
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: horse stealing
Charge: assault
Lancaster
Conestoga Twp.
Charge: assault and battery
Charge: riot
Shanandoa County, Virginia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1799 F003 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
List of recognizance.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1877 F065
Description Level
Fonds
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
1877
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Thomas, Adam
Harman, John M.
Graeff, John C.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Pequea Twp.
Place
Pequea Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1877 F065
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
011
Box Number
011
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncers: Harman, John M.; Graeff, John C.
Administrator: Harman, John M.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Estate Inventories
Object ID
Inv 1804 F007 G
Collection
Estate Inventories
Year
1804
People
Graeff, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
none
Object Name
Documents
Object ID
Inv 1804 F007 G
Classification
RG-03-00-0133
Location
Archives
Container
041
Box Number
041
Additional Notes
Piece missing from inventory.
1 item, 2 pieces
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
NOV 1814 F028
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1814
People
Graeff, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1814 F028
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
26.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
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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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
NOV 1789 F014 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
1789
People
Luther, John
Graff, Andrew
Watson, David
Gingrich, Joseph
Miller, J.
Graeff, Jacob
Frick, Frederick
Miller, Christian
Wright, J.
Huston, John
Binkley, John
Bausman, John
Korig, Valentine
Steinman, Frederick
Hoft, Jacob
Kimmell, Jacob
Witmer, Abraham
Graeff, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Grand Jury
Courthouses
Stoves
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1789 F014 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Recommendation of Grand Jury, for two canon stoves to be installed in the courthouse.
Signatures of jurors.
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
AUG 1809 F023 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
1809
People
Graeff, John
Quarterman, Mary
Graeff, Jacob
Witmer, Abraham Jr.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: fornication and bastardy
Examinations
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1809 F023 QS
Case Number
25.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Also case #26.
Recognizance, charged with fornication and bastardy with Mary Quarterman.
Examination of Mary Quarterman.
Additional names: Jacob Graeff, Abraham Witmer Jr.
3 items, 5 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1809 F032 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
1809
People
Adams, William
Trout, Jacob
Jeffreys, William
Stern, Thomas
Gesell, Henry
Farce, John
Graeff, John
Reigart, Emanuel
Reinhart, Michael
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: assault
Charge: riot
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1809 F032 QS
Case Number
35.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Also: Jacob Trout, William Jeffreys.
Recognizance, charged with assault; riotuous manner toward Thomas Stern.
Deposition of Thomas Stern.
Additional names: Henry Gesell, John Farce, John Graeff, Emanuel Reigart, Michael Reinhart.
4 items, 4 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1813 F015
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
1813
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Gibbons, James
Gass, James M.
Graeff, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Soldier
Charge: debt
Jailor
Execution
Commitment papers
Affidavits
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1813 F015
Case Number
58.000
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
Soldier.
Debt.
Petitioner: Gass, James M.
Filed against: Graeff, John. His occupation: jailor.
Execution and commitment paper.
Affidavit.
Habeas corpus, includes decision.
3 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1813 F020
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
1813
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Reed, Squire A.
Reed, Square A.
Shippen, Henry
Graeff, John
Evans, Frederick
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Enlistment
Jailor
Captain
Commitment papers
Affidavits
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1813 F020
Case Number
63.000
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
Or Reed, Square A.
Enlistment.
Petitioner: Shippen, Henry.
Filed against: Graeff, John. His occupation: jailor. Evans, Frederick. His occupation: Captain.
Commitment paper.
Affidavit.
Habeas corpus, includes two answers and decision.
3 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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