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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1834 F022
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
1834
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Hopkins, James
Hopkins, Ann C.
Lightner, John
Reynolds, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Place
None
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1834 F022
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Hopkins, Ann C.
Administrators: Lightner, John; Reynolds, John.
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 1821 #052
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
Hopkins, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1821 #052
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Notes
Not entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Court house.
Payment for services as County Solicitor.
Hopkins, James.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1838 F017 H
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1838
People
Hopkins, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
None
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1838 F017 H
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
152
Box Number
152
Additional Notes
Buchanan, James. Guardian of William Hopkins.
2 items, 7 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1845 F019 H
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1845
People
Hopkins, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Lancaster
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1845 F019 H
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
156
Box Number
156
Additional Notes
Reynolds, John. Administrator.
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
MAY 1796 F013 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
1796
People
Grebill, Samuel
Brubaker, Michael
Hopkins, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Notes
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
MAY 1796 F013 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Note, requesting discharge.
Additional names: Samuel Grebill, Michael Brubaker, James Hopkins.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1859 F015 M
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1859
People
McKeever, Hugh
Hopkins, James M.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Eden Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1859 F015 M
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
263
Box Number
263
Additional Notes
Hopkins, James M. 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 1858 F034
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
1858
Creator
Register of Wills
People
McKeever, Hugh
McKeever, Patrick
Hopkins, James M.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Place
none
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1858 F034
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: McKeever, Patrick.
Administrator: Hopkins, James 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
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder no date #002
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
Church, Thomas
Church, Rebeca
Hopkins, James
Hopkins, Salamon
Houk, Andrew
Houk, John
Houk, Hannah
Steffy, Casper
Steffy, John
Steffy, Catharina
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Earl Twp.
Poor children
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Earl Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder no date #002
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
068
Box Number
068
Notes
Entered into Q&A Aug 15, 1996.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Names taken from Lancater County tax lists.
Church, Thomas. Father of Church, Rebeca, age 9.
Hopkins, James. Father of Hopkins, Salamon, age 10.
Houk, Andrew. Father of Houk, John, age 10; Houk, Hannah, age 8.
Steffy, Casper. Father of Steffy, John, age 7; Steffy, Catharina, age 9.
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
AUG 1814 F041 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
1814
People
Smith, Phoebe
Hopkins, James
McClean, Margaret
Reily, Lydia
Green, Joseph
Green, Benjamin
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: arson
Depositions
Persons of color
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1814 F041 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
African-American.
Recognizance, arson burning the barn of James Hopkins.
Deposition of Margaret McClean, Lydia Reily, Joseph Green, Benjamin Green.
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
JAN 1803 F004 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
1803
People
Robison, Robert
Sommerville, Andrew
Summerville, Andrew
Hopkins, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: assault
Charge: threatening a person
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
JAN 1803 F004 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Recognizance, charged with assaulting and threatening Andrew Summerville.
Additional name: James Hopkins.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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