Skip header and navigation

Revise Search

25 records – page 1 of 3.

Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
MAY 1797 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
1797
People
Murphey, George
Motherall, John
Lytle, Archibald
Clendenin, Adam
Humes, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Depositions
Apprentices
African-American
Charge: stabbing
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
MAY 1797 F004 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Depositions of John Motherall and Archibald Lytle.
Defendant accused of stabbing Adam Clendenin.
Additional name: Samuel Humes.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1842 F001 V
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1842
People
Vandyke, Tidelia
Humes, Samuel
Vandyke, Fidelia R.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
None
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1842 F001 V
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
403
Box Number
403
Additional Notes
Humes, Samuel. Guardian of Fidelia R. Vandyke.
1 item, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1829 #370
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
Barnes, John
Barr, Richard
Boot, John
Burg, Aaron
Callahan, Edward
Campbell, James
Carter, Catherine
Collins, Thomas
Evans, Maria
Franciscus, John
Gumpf, Henry
Hatz, Eliza
Humes, Samuel
Johnson, Henry
Jones, Samuel
Leonard, George
Martin, William
McLenegan, Zephariah
Swenk, Peter
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 1829 #370
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A Jul 26, 2001.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment to the prosecuting attorney for work on the following cases (all are Commonwealth vs.)
McLenegan, Zephariah. Prosecuting attorney of the Mayor's Court
Boot, John. Assault and Battery on Martin, William. Bill ignored.
Barnes, John. Convicted of assault and battery on Leonard, George.
Franciscus, John. Convicted of assault and battery on Campbell, James.
Johnson, Henry. Convicted of fornication.
Hatz, Eliza. Convicted of adultery.
Swenk, Peter. Convicted of disorderly house.
Franciscus, John. Convicted of adultery.
Burg, Aaron. Convicted of assault and battery with intent to commit murder.
Evans, Maria. Surety of the Peace; bound over for court.
Gumpf, Henry. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Callahan, Edward. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Franciscus, John. Surety of the Peace, heard and determined.
Collins, Thomas. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Carter, Catherine. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Jones, Samuel. Surety of the Peace; heard and determined.
Humes, Samuel. Assault and Battery. Bill ignored.
Barr, Richard. Acquitted of assault and battery.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Collateral Appraisements
Object ID
Coll App 1861 F001 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
1861
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Humes, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Collateral appraisement
Lancaster
Doctor
Place
Lancaster
Extent
16 boxes (8 cubic feet)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Coll App 1861 F001 H
Classification
RG 03-00 0312
Location
Archives
Container
006
Box Number
006
Additional Notes
Occupation: doctor.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1807 F004 W
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1807
People
Wilson, Mary
Humes, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Lancaster
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1807 F004 W
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
406
Box Number
406
Additional Notes
Humes, Samuel. Executor.
1 item, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1814 F022
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
1814
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Montgomery, James Jr.
Montgomery, James
Humes, Samuel
Humes, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Indentured apprentices
Apprentices
Affidavits
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1814 F022
Case Number
101.000
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
Indentured apprenticeship.
Petitioner: Montgomery, James.
Filed against: Humes, Samuel; Humes, James.
Affidavit.
Habeas corpus, includes answer and decision.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
Less detail
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1822 #222
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
1822
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Humes, Samuel Jr.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Prisons
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 1822 #222
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Prisons.
Payment for medical services to prisoners. Prisoners are identified by surname only.
Humes, Samuel Jr. Physician.
1 item, 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1863 F037 H
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1863
People
Humes, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Lancaster
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1863 F037 H
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
166
Box Number
166
Additional Notes
Occupation: doctor.
Carpenter, Henry. Executor.
2 items, 5 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Mayor's Court
Object ID
AUG 1829 F015 MC
Description Level
Item
Collection
Mayor's Court
Admin/Biographical History
The Mayor's Court was established at the incorporation of the City of Lancaster in 1818, and was composed of the mayor, recorder, and aldermen with powers and jurisdiction analogous to the Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace, Oyer and Terminer, and Jail Delivery. It was abolished on 6 February 1849.
System of Arrangement
Organized by court term.
Arranged with general materials first, then constables reports, tavern licenses, un-numbered cases, and numbered cases.
Year
1829
People
Humes, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1829 F015 MC
Case Number
3.000
Classification
RG 99-00 [0101]
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Additional Notes
Assault and battery.
4 items, 4 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1803 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
1803
People
Loghan, Molly
Loghran, Molly
Loghan, James
Pheile, Philip
Slaymaker, Henry
Steal, Francis
Jefferies, James
Meloney, Mary
Wickeson, Margaret
Johnston, Sally
Humes, Samuel
Weaver, Jacob
Mosser, Michael
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: assault and battery
Charge: suspicion of theft
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1803 F014 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Wife of James Loghan.
Recognizance, charged with assault and battery on Philip Pheile and for suspicion of stealing.
Additional names: Henry Slaymaker, Francis Steal, James Jefferies, Mary Meloney, Margaret Wickeson, Sally Johnston, Samuel Humes, Jacob Weaver, Michael Mosser.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail

25 records – page 1 of 3.