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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1823 #004A
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
1823
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Bailey, Jacob
Bailey, Robert
Baker, Isaac
Baker, Samuel
Baxter, David
Bennett, William
Bernhard, Samuel
Best, John
Betts, James
Birds, John
Black, John
Boyd, Matthew
Brown, Andrew
Brown, Samuel
Brubaker, Abraham Jr.
Carl, Peter
Church, John
Corl, Henry
Coxe, D. John
Dougherty, Bernhard
Ebach, Peter
Echert, Bastian
Eckner, Peter
Eren, John
Fenton , David
Frazer, Charles
Frester, Rudolph
Fricher, Wiliam
Gabel, Peter
Gable, Jacob
Good, George
Griffith, David Sr.
Harding, Christian
Hason, Samuel
Heiney, Andrew
Henderson, James
Henderson, Thomas
Henry, Andrew
Henry, John
Horn, George
Hugh, Laughlin
Humel, Rudy
Jackson, Hugh
Jackson, John
Karr, James
Kauffman, John
Kayser, James
Kayser, John
Kelper, James
Kenneday, John
Kling, Joel
Leman, Daniel
Light, David
Light, John
Lytle, James
Martin, William
Mayer, Isaac
McCaslin, William
McCeaver, William
McEntire, Robert
McFaddin, Robert
Mim, John
Moss, Charles
Owen, John
Perry, Samuel
Porter, Thomas
Ramberger, John
Rogers, David
Rutter, John
Weidler, Samuel
Scott, James
Sharp, Peter
Sheaffer, Nathaniel
Solladay, Frederick
Spindler, Michael
Spindler, Peter
Stackney, Charles
Stauffer, Jacob
Steel, John
Stoltzfus, Christian
Thompson, James
Trainer, James
Tripple, Jacob
Vebblehauer, John
Weaver, Charles
Weidel, Henry
Zeller, David
Zeller, John
Zimmerman, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Leacock Twp.
Taxes
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Leacock Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1823 #004A
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Notes
Entered into Q&A Apr 19, 2001.
Additional Notes
Tax exonerations.
Samuel Weidley, tax collector.
Bailey, Jacob. Gone.
Bailey, Robert. Gone.
Baker, Isaac. Gone.
Baker, Samuel. Gone.
Baxter, David. Gone.
Bennett, William. Gone.
Bernhard, Samuel. Gone.
Best, John. Gone.
Betts, James. Gone.
Birds, John. Gone.
Black, John. Gone.
Blair, William. Gone.
Brown, Andrew. Gone.
Brown, Samuel. Gone.
Brubaker, Abraham Jr.. Gone.
Carl, Peter. Gone.
Church, John. Gone.
Corl, Henry. Gone.
Coxe, D. John. Gone.
Dougherty, Bernhard. Gone.
Ebach, Peter. Gone.
Echert, Bastian. Gone.
Eckner, Peter. Gone.
Eren, John. Gone.
Fenton , David. Gone. Cooper.
Frazer, Charles. Gone.
Frester, Rudolph. Gone.
Fricher, Wiliam. Gone.
Gabel, Peter. Gone.
Gable, Jacob. Gone.
Good, George. Gone.
Griffith, David Sr. Gone.
Harding, Christian. Gone.
Heiney, Andrew. Gone.
Henderson, James. Gone.
Henderson, Thomas. Gone.
Henry, Andrew. Gone.
Henry, John. Gone.
Hason, Samuel. Gone.
Horner, Joseph. Gone.
Horn, George. Gone.
Hugh, Laughlin. Gone.
Humel, Rudy. Died.
Jackson, Hugh. Gone.
Jackson, John. Gone.
Karr, James. Gone.
Kauffman, John. Gone.
Kayser, James. Gone.
Kayser, John. Gone.
Kelper, James. Gone.
Kenneday, John. Gone.
Kling, Joel. Gone.
Leman, Daniel. Gone.
Light, David. Gone.
Light, John. Merchant.
Lytle, James and son. Gone.
Martin, William. Gone.
Mayer, Isaac. Not of age.
McCaslin, William.
Boyd, Matthew.
McCeaver, William. Gone.
McEntire, Robert. Gone.
McFaddin, Robert. Gone.
Mim, John. Gone.
Moss, Charles. Gone.
Owen, John. Gone.
Perry, Samuel. Gone.
Porter, Thomas. Gone.
Ramberger, John. Gone.
Rogers, David. Died.
Rutter, John. Gone.
Scott, James. Gone.
Sharp, Peter. Not right.
Sheaffer, Nathaniel. Gone.
Solladay, Frederick. Gone.
Spindler, Michael. Gone.
Spindler, Peter. Gone.
Stackney, Charles. Gone.
Stauffer, Jacob.
Steel, John. Gone.
Stoltzfus, Christian.
Thompson, James. Gone.
Trainer, James . Gone.
Tripple, Jacob. Gone.
Vebblehauer, John. Gone.
Weaver, Charles. Gone.
Weidel, Henry. Gone.
Zeller, David. Gone.
Zeller, John. Gone.
Zimmerman, John. Gone.
1 item 2 pieces.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
OCT 1777 F002 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
1777
People
Mooney, Patrick
Fishburn, Philip
Jackson, John
McIntire, Margaret
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
OCT 1777 F002 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Also: Philip Fishburn, John Jackson.
Recognizances.
Additional name: Margaret McIntire.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
JAN 1852 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
1852
People
Pope, E.
McCoy, A.
Eden, Joseph
Hall, Alexander
Ridgley, Jacob
Wertz, Robert
McBride, John
Frey, George
Flynn, Michael
Harron, P.
Daley, Thomas
Thompson, John
Brown, William
Thompson, Ezekiel
Pendegrast, Benjamin
Clark, Elijah
Williams, William
Reed, George
Johnson, Benjamin
Jackson, John
Sims, Henry
Smith, William
Stoutter, A.
Bonom, Sarah
Bonom, E.
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Prisoners
Prisons
Jails
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
JAN 1852 F003 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Prison calendar.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
JAN 1852 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
1852
People
Morgan, John
Sims, Henry
Valentine, Charley
Clarkson, Lewis
Hunter, Charles
Gales, Lewis
Williams, George
Pernsley, Alson
Stewart, Light
Scarlet, Joseph
Brown, William
Thompson, Ezekiel
Caulsberg, Daniel
Clarkson, Isaiah
Pendergrast, Benjamin
Clark, Elijah
Green, Henry
Williams, William
Holliday, John
Reed, George
Johnston, Benjamin
Jackson, John
Butler, Thomas
Wilson, Collister
Clemens, Hezekiah
Wells, George
Harris, Walter
Clinch, Abraham
Carter, Nelson
Philips, Jacob
Moore, Jacob
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: riot
Charge: murder
Christiana Resistance
Christiana
African-American
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
JAN 1852 F032 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Riot; murder.
Christiana Resistance.
Defendants: John Morgan; Henry Sims; Charley Valentine; Lewis Clarkson; Charles Hunter; Lewis Gales; George Williams; Alson Pernsley; Light Stewart; Joseph Scarlet; William Brown; Ezekiel Thompson; Daniel Caulsberg; Isaiah Clarkson; Benjamin Pendergrast; Elijah Clark; Henry Green; William Williams; John Holliday; William Brown; George Reed; Benjamin Johnston; John Jackson; Thomas Butler; Collister Wilson; Hezekiah Clemens; George Wells; Walter Harris; Abraham Clinch; Nelson Carter; Jacob Philips; Jacob Moore.
1 item, 7 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
NOV 1858 F104 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
1858
People
Jackson, John
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: burglary
African-American
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1858 F104 QS
Case Number
97.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
African-American.
Burglary.
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 1870 F062
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
1870
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Swartz, John
Swartz, Elizabeth
Jackson, John W.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Lancaster
Place
Lancaster
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1870 F062
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Swartz, Elizabeth.
Administrator: Jackson, John 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
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1872 F015
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
1872
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Danner, Alexander
Danner, Mary M.
Jackson, John W.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Lancaster
Place
Lancaster
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1872 F015
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Danner, Mary M.
Administrator: Jackson, John 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
Marriage Applications and Consent Forms
Object ID
1901 F023 MA
Description Level
Item
Collection
Marriage Applications and Consent Forms
System of Arrangement
Arranged chronologically and then by application number.
Year
1901
People
Jackson, John C.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Good
Object ID
1901 F023 MA
Application Number
17857.000
Classification
RG 04-00 0401
Location
Archives
Container
013
Box Number
013
Additional Notes
Groom: Jackson, John C.
Bride: Stanley, Sarah E. West Callan Twp., Chester County.
Parents of bride: Stanley, John C.
1 item, 1 piece
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1822 #022B
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
Allen, Timothy
Alves, Samuel
Austen, James
Barber, Robert
Barge, George
Benter, John
Biddle, Benjamin
Black, Ephraim
Bloomlen, Charles
Boon, John
Bryan, George
Bullman, James
Butler, Henry
Cannon, John
Carns, Robert
Carter, Charles
Charles, Jacob
Charles, Joseph
Christy, John
Coe, Martha
Conner, Samuel
Cose, James
Deel, Conrad
Dellarn, Orange
Dobler, Joseph
Dorsh, Frederick
Dribenstodt, Frederick
Edward
Eichholtz, George
Ellinger, David
Feasig, William
Fowler, Peter
Frances, Fanny
Fritz, John Jr.
Fulk, Mary
Gallaher, Michael
Gossick, Joseph
Grant, Sampson
Gray, John
Green, Charles
Green, George
Greer, Charles
Grubb, Frances
Hall, George
Hamelton, William
Haneth, William
Hildebrand, John
Howard, Elizabeth
Hunter, Sarah
Hutcheson, James
Hyden, George
Jackson, John
Johnson, Abraham
Johnson, Benjamin
Johnson, Thomas
Jones, John
Kauffman, Adam
Kean, James
Keiler, John
Kitch, Michael
Kuntz, Michael
Laferdy, Louisa
Leek, Margaret
Levan, Alexander
Levan, Maria
Levey, Ann
Lewis, Caleb
Lindy, Sarah
Lynch, Hannah
Manhollen, William
Maria
Martin, Joseph
McCoole, Elizabeth
McGiven, Patrick
McLaughlen, Jesse
Mclellen, Mary
McLene, Benjamin
Miller, George
Milworth, Samuel
Mooney, William.
Nagle, Frederick
Parker, Joseph
Peterman, Jacob
Powel, Edward
Prutzman, John
Radocher, John
Rhinehart, Michael
Robinson, Ann
Robinson, Robert
Rosanna
Seipe, Frederick
Smith, John
Smith, Sophia
Stains, Thomas
Stewart, George
Stoaks, Daniel
Stout, Daniel
Swann, Saul
Thomas, John Jr.
Trissler, Emmanuel
Vandike, Jacob
Wade, Samuel
Walker, Joseph
Walker, William
Ward, Michael
Williams, Ann
Williams, John
Williams, Mary
Williams, Peter
Williams, William
Wilson, James
Wilson, Thomas
Yarletts, Mary
Yarlettz, Mary
Youst, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Bart Twp.
Tax exonerations
African-American
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 1822 #022B
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Notes
Date entered into Q&A was not recorded.
Additional Notes
Jail fees and expenses for prisoners
A stranger. [Name not recorded.]
Allen, Timothy. African American.
Alves, Samuel. African American.
Austen, James.
Barber, Robert. Jailor.
Barge, George.
Benter, John.
Biddle, Benjamin. Vagrant.
Black, Ephraim. African American.
Bloomlen, Charles. Vagrant.
Boon, John.
Bryan, George.
Bullman, James. African American.
Butler, Henry.
Cannon, John.
Carns, Robert.
Carns, Robert. Vagrant.
Carter, Charles. African American.
Charles, Jacob.
Charles, Joseph.
Christy, John. African American.
Coe, Martha.
Conner, Samuel.
Cose, James. African American.
Deel, Conrad.
Dellarn, Orange. African American.
Dobler, Joseph. Vagrant.
Dorsh, Frederick. Vagrant.
Dribenstodt, Frederick.
Edward. African American.
Eichholtz, George. Vagrant.
Ellinger, David.
Fowler, Peter. Vagrant.
Frances, Fanny.
Fritz, John Jr.
Fulk, Mary. Vagrant.
Fulk, Mary.
Gallaher, Michael.
Gossick, Joseph. Vagrant.
Grant, Sampson. African American.
Gray, John. African American. Vagrant.
Green, Charles. African American.
Greer, Charles. African American. Vagrant.
Green, George.
Grubb, Frances. African American. Vagrant.
Hall, George. Vagrant.
Hamelton, William.
Hildebrand, John.
Howard, Elizabeth. African American. Vagrant.
Hunter, Sarah.
Hutcheson, James.
Hyden, George.
Jackson, John.
Johnson, Abraham. African American.
Johnson, Thomas.
Jones, John.
Kauffman, Adam. Vagrant.
Kean, James.
Keiler, John. Vagrant.
Kitch, Michael.
Kuntz, Michael.
Laferdy, Louisa.
Leek, Margaret.
Levan, Alexander. African American. Vagrant.
Levan, Maria.
Levey, Ann. African American. Vagrant.
Lewis, Caleb. African American.
Lindy, Sarah. African American. Vagrant.
Lynch, Hannah.
Lynch, Hannah. Vagrant.
Manhollen, William. Vagrant.
Maria. African American.
Martin, Joseph. African American. Vagrant.
McCoole, Elizabeth.
McGiven, Patrick.
McGrann, Patrick.
McLaughlen, Jesse. Vagrant.
Mclellen, Mary.
McLene, Benjamin. African American. Vagrant.
Miller, George.
Milworth, Samuel.
Mooney, William.
Nagle, Frederick.
Radocher, John.
Parker, Joseph. African American.
Parker, Joseph. African American. Vagrant.
Peterman, Jacob.
Prutzman, John.
Rhinehart, Michael.
Robinson, Robert. Vagrant.
Robinson, Ann. Vagrant.
Rosanna.
Seipe, Frederick. Vagrant.
Swann, Saul. African American.
Smith, John.
Smith, Sophia. African American.
Stains, Thomas. African American.
Stewart, George.
Stoaks, Daniel.
Stout, Daniel. African American.
Thomas, John Jr.
Vandike, Jacob. African American.
Wade, Samuel.
Walker, Joseph.
Walker, William.
Ward, Michael. African American.
Williams, Ann.
Williams, John.
Williams, Mary. African American. Vagrant.
Williams, Peter.
Williams, William. Vagrant.
Wilson, James. African American. Vagrant.
Wilson, Thomas. African American.
Yarletts, Mary.
Yarletts, Mary.
Yarlettz, Mary. Vagrant.
Youst, James. African American. Vagrant.
Payments.
Trissler, Emmanuel. For repairing a fire bucket.
Charles, Joseph. For firewood.
Charles, Jacob. For firewood.
Haneth, William. For repairing a lock.
Powel, Edward. For repairing a fireplace.
Feasig, William. For repairing a pair of shoes.
Johnson, Benjamin. For sweeping chimneys.
Bryan, George. For one bucket.
1 item, 1 piece.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1811 F039 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
1811
People
Hambright, George
Jackson, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Hartford County
Certificates
Depositions
Charge: assault and battery
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1811 F039 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Recognizance, assault and battery on John Jackson, Hartford County.
Certificate.
Deposition of John Jackson.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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