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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1848 F017
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
1848
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Hood, John
Huber, Jacob
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1848 F017
Case Number
512.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
Archives
Container
004
Box Number
004
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
Charged with selling a stolen horse.
Filed against: Huber, Jacob. Occupation: Sheriff.
Commitment paper.
Habeas corpus, includes answer and decision.
2 items, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
AUG 1870 F061
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1870
People
Hood, John G.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1870 F061
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
61.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Selling liquor to minors.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
AUG 1870 F062
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1870
People
Hood, John G.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1870 F062
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
62.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Selling liquor without license.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
AUG 1867 F093
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1867
People
Hood, John G.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1867 F093
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
92.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Cheating.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
AUG 1853 F024
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1853
People
Hood, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1853 F024
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Larceny.
Case number labeled as "X".
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 1882 F074 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
1882
People
Hood, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1882 F074 QS
Case Number
67.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Surety of the peace
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
APR 1849 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
1849
People
Wilson, Patty
Wilson, Mary A.
Maddison, James
Dennus, James
Dennis, James
Gregg, George
Millake, Charles
Lorentz, Jacob
Breneman, Henry
Fry, George
Hood, John
Hut, John
Hute, John
Yankee, John
Findley, John
Demute, Benjamin
Conner, Samuel
Harris, Benjamin
Walker, Michael
Thacker, James
Dugan, Cornelius
Archy, John
Rea, George
Lowry, Andrew
McGlaughlin, William
Morrison, David
Sullivan, John
Brown, William
Thompson, A.
Chambers, William J.
Wickel, Henry
Millake, Christian
McGrann, Michael
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Jails
Prisoners
Prisons
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1849 F003 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Jail calendar.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
APR 1849 F044 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
1849
People
Hood, John
Hut, John
Hute, John
Findlay, John
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: larceny
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1849 F044 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Alias: John Hut; John Hute; John Findlay.
Larceny.
6 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
APR 1849 F011
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1849
People
Hood, John
Hute, John
Findlay, John
Yankee John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charge: larceny
Indictments
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1849 F011
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
10.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Larceny.
Alias Hute, John.
Alias Findlay, John.
Alias Yankee John.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
APR 1849 F012
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1849
People
Hood, John
Hute, John
Findlay, John
Yankee John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charge: larceny
Indictments
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1849 F012
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
11.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Larceny.
alias Hute, John.
alias Findlay, John.
alias Yankee John.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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