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Collection
Collateral Appraisements
Object ID
Coll App 1901 F003 H
Description Level
Item
Collection
Collateral Appraisements
Description
Appraisements of real estate for inheritance tax. Some personal property appraisals are also included. Appraisals include: name of decedent; location and description of real estate; description of personal property; valuation of real estate and personal property; and assessed tax. May also include names of heirs. Arranged chronologically by year, then alphabetically by first letter of decedent's last name. Handwritten; from 1886, handwritten on printed forms.
System of Arrangement
Arranged chronologically by year, then alphabetically by first letter of decedent's last name.
Date of Accumulation
1849-1913
Year
1901
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Harnish, Benjamin G.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Collateral appraisement
Pequea Twp.
Collateral statement
Place
None
Extent
16 boxes (8 cubic feet)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Coll App 1901 F003 H
Classification
RG 03-00 0312
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Additional Notes
Previously of Pequea Twp.
Only: collateral statement.
1 item, 5 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0600 I003
Description Level
Item
Collection
Bridge Records
Description
Papers filed for construction and repair of bridges. The types of petitions presented to the Court of Quarter Sessions include: petitions for bridge construction and repair, petitions for inspections, and petitions for bridge funds. Other types of items include: specifications, proposals, and contracts for bridge construction and repair; bridge blueprints and plans; correspondence; bills for materials; and bridge condition reports. Many papers show date; court term and case number; names of petitioners, viewers, inspectors, and contractors; costs and fees; location of bridge; and name or number of bridge. The order and report of viewers documents are of particular interest as they usually include a copy of the original petition; the order and names of viewers to inspect the site; the public announcement for the viewers meeting; the report and recommendation of viewers, often with a drawing of the site and surrounding area; and the court decision.
System of Arrangement
Records are arranged by township, then chronologically within each township.
Year
1858
People
Harnish, Benjamin
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Pequea
Creek
Pequea Creek
Martic Twp.
Pequea Twp.
Mill, Benjamin Harnish's
Mill
Marticville, Martic Twp.
Petition
Order
Report
Bridge
Place
Martic Twp. and Pequea Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0600 I003
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Additional Notes
Court term: November 1858.
Location: Near Benjamin Harnish's Mill on public road from mill to Marticville, Martic Twp.
Document types: Petition for appointment of viewers.
Order and report of viewers.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1883 F036
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
1883
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Harnish, Susanna
Harnish, Benjamin
Denlinger, B. L.
Harnish, M. S.
Kindig, David
Harnish, J. H.
Weaver, Amos
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
West Lampeter Twp.
Place
West Lampeter Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1883 F036
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
013
Box Number
013
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncers: Harnish, Benjamin; Denlinger, B. L.; Harnish, M. S.; Kindig, David; Harnish, J. H.
Administrator: Weaver, Amos.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1885 F041
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
1885
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Harnish, Benjamin W.
Harnish, Susan A.
Harnish, Thomas J.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Place
None
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1885 F041
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
013
Box Number
013
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Harnish, Susan A.
Administrator: Harnish, Thomas J.
1 item, 1 piece
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 1858 F36 I03
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1858
People
Rowe, Benjamin
Martin, Benjamin
Harnish, Benjamin
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Pequea Twp.
Place
Pequea Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Tav 1858 F36 I03
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
025
Box Number
025
Additional Notes
Bond: Benjamin Martin, Benjamin Harnish.
Receipt.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1901 F009 H
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1901
People
Harnish, Benjamin G.
Harnish, John G.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Pequea Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1901 F009 H
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
191
Box Number
191
Additional Notes
Harnish, John G. Administrator.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1873 F050
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
1873
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Leaman, Samuel L.
Leaman, Susanna
Harnish, Benjamin W.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Place
None
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1873 F050
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
010
Box Number
010
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Leaman, Susanna.
Administrator: Harnish, Benjamin W.
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 1896 F003 H
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1896
People
Harnish, Benjamin B.
Charles, Michael
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Pequea Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1896 F003 H
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
188
Box Number
188
Additional Notes
Charles, Michael. Administrator.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Estate Inventories
Object ID
Inv 1909 F002 H
Collection
Estate Inventories
Year
1909
People
Harnish, Benjamin
Subcategory
Need to Classify
Place
West Lampeter Twp.
Object Name
Unknown
Object ID
Inv 1909 F002 H
Classification
RG-03-00-0133
Container
061
Box Number
061
Additional Notes
1 item, 1 piece
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Collection
Estate Inventories
Object ID
Inv 1896 F006 H
Collection
Estate Inventories
Year
1896
People
Harnish, Benjamin B.
Subcategory
Need to Classify
Place
Pequea Twp.
Object Name
Unknown
Object ID
Inv 1896 F006 H
Classification
RG-03-00-0133
Container
060
Box Number
060
Additional Notes
1 item, 1 piece
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