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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1822 F033
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
1822
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Meyer, John
Mayer, John
Meyer, Ann
Mayer, Henry
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Donegal Twp.
Place
Donegal Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1822 F033
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Or Mayer, John.
Renouncer: Meyer, Ann.
Administrators: Mayer, Henry; Mayer, 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
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1888 F013
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
1888
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Mayer, John Henry
Mayer, Mary
Smith, Jacob S.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1888 F013
Case Number
647.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
Archives
Container
015
Box Number
015
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
Guilty of drunken and disorderly conduct.
Petitioner: Mayer, Mary.
Filed against: Smith, Jacob S. Occupation: prisonkeeper.
Petition.
Habeas corpus, includes decision.
Return, includes warrant of commitment.
3 items, 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 1877 F010 M
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1877
People
Mayer, Jacob M.
Mayer, John B.
Mayer, Christian N.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
East Hempfield Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1877 F010 M
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
272
Box Number
272
Additional Notes
Mayer, John B.; Mayer, Christian N. Executors.
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
NOV 1869 F083 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
1869
People
Mayer, John
Hall, Sarah A.
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: fornication and bastardy
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1869 F083 QS
Case Number
89.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Fornication and bastardy with Sarah A. Hall.
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 1813 F001 M
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1813
People
Mayer, John Jr.
Miller, Benjamin
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Donegal Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1813 F001 M
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
246
Box Number
246
Additional Notes
Miller, Benjamin. Administrator.
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 1824 F002 M
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1824
People
Mayer, Jacob
Mayer, John
Brown, Jacob
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Manheim, Rapho Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1824 F002 M
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
248
Box Number
248
Additional Notes
Mayer, John; Brown, Jacob. Executors.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1824 #481
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
Antrican, Andrew
Antrican, Samuel
Barnet, Caroline
Bear, Abram
Bear, Jacob
Bear, Nathaniel
Bear, Mrs.
Bergheiser, John
Bonler, John
Carwell, Ann
Carwell, James
Carwell, John
Caskey, Ann
Caskey, James
Divers, Daniel
Divers, John
Dougherty, Robert
Fusman, Benley
Fusman, Daniel
Fusman, Rebecca
Garman, John
Garman, Maria
Grimes, Anna
Grimes, Harrison
Grove, Daniel
Grove, Elizabeth
Grove, George
Grove, Sarah
Hamilton, James
Hamilton, Maria
Hamilton, William
Haslet, Esther
Haslet, Elizabeth
Haslet, William
Heiser, Mathilda
Heiser, William
Heiser, Elizabeth
Heiser, Joseph
Hueber, Frederick
Hueber, Oberholtzer
Hummel, Eli
Hummel, Joseph
Jackson, Elizabeth
Jackson, G. W.
Jacobs, Daniel
Jacobs, Eden
Killian, Henry
Killian, John
Killian, Samuel
Kurtz, Felix
Lithgow, James
Lithgow, Samuel
Long, Jonathan
Long, Joseph
Long, Susanna
Mayer, John
Mayer, Michael
McKillips, Daniel
McKillips, John
McKillips, Sarah
McKimm, Bernard
McKimm, Jane
McKimm, John
Meixel, Daniel
Meixel, Elizabeth
Meixel, John
Meyers, Ober
Meyers, Susanna
Miller, George
Miller, Mary
Parmer, Eliza
Parmer, Harriet
Parmer, Mary
Parmer, Solomon
Poolman, Frederick
Poolman, John
Reider, Abram
Reider, Jeremiah
Reider, Matilda
Robinson, John
Senger, Levy
Skiles, George
Skiles, John
Spindler, Barbara
Spindler, Eliza
Spindler, Michael
Strohm, Catharine
Strohm, Christian
Strohm, Gerhard
Todd, Mary
Wallace, Margaret
Wallace, Uriah
Wallace, William
White, David
White, Robert
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Leacock Twp.
Poor children
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 1824 #481
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
005
Box Number
005
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1993/12/14.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Names taken from Lancaster County tax lists.
Antrican, Samuel. Father of Antrican, Andrew, age 10; Antrican, Samuel, age 8.
Barnet, Caroline. Orphan. Age 10.
Bear, _____ Mrs. Widow of Bear, Jacob. Mother of Bear, Nathaniel, age 9; Bear, Abram, age 7.
Bergheiser, John. Father of Bergheiser, John, age 10.
Carwell, James. Father of Carwell, John, age 8; Carwell, Ann, age 7.
Caskey, James. Father of Caskey, Ann, age 9.
Divers, John. Father of Divers, John, age 11; Divers, Daniel, age 6.
Dougherty, Robert. Orphan. Age 10.
Fusman, Daaniel. Father of Fusman, Rebecca, age 7; Fusman, Benley, age 11.
Garman, John. Father of Garman, Maria, age 8.
Grimes, Anna. Orphan.
Grimes, Harrison. Orphan.
Bonler, John. Grandfather of Grove, Elizabeth, age 9.
Grove, George. Father of Grove, Sarah, age 8. Grove, Daniel, age 7.
Hamilton, William. Father of Hamilton, James, age 9; Hamilton, Maria, age 7.
Heiser, Joseph. Father of Heiser, Elizabeth, age 9, Heiser, Mathilda, age 9; Heiser, William, age 7.
Haslet William. Father of Haslet, Elizabeth, age 8; Haslet, Esther, age 8; Haslet, William, age 7.
Hueber, Oberholtzer. Father of Hueber, Frederick, age 11.
Hummel, Joseph. Father of Hummel, Eli, age 7.
Jackson, G.W. Parent of Jackson, Elizabeth, age 8.
Jacobs, Daniel. Father of Jacobs, Eden, age 9.
Killian, amuel. Father of Killian, John, age 8; Killian, Henry, age 7.
Kurtz, Felix. Orphan. Age 8.
Lithgow, James. Father of Lithgow, Samuel, age 11.
Long, Jonathan. Father of Long, Susanna, age 9; Long, Joseph, age 7.
Mayer, Michael. Father of Mayer, Michael, age 8; Mayer, John, age 7.
McKillips, John. Father of McKillips, Daniel, age 7; McKillips, Sarah, age 9.
McKimm, John. Father of McKimm, Jane, age 9; McKimm, Bernard, age 8.
Meixel, John. Father of Meixel, Daniel, age 5; Meixel, Elizabeth, age 7.
Meyers, Ober. Father of Meyers, Susanna, age 6.
Miller, George. Father of Miller, Mary, age 7.
Parmer, Solomon. Father of Parmer, Eliza, age 11; Parmer, Harriet, age 11; Parmer, Mary, age 9.
Poolman, Frederick. Father of Poolman, John, age 9; Poolman, Frederick, age 7.
Reider Abram. Father of Reider, Jeremiah, age 8; Reider, Matilda, age 6.
Robinson, John. Orphan. Age 10.
Senger, Levy. Orphan. Age 6.
Skiles, John. Father of Skiles, George, age 8.
Spindler, Michael. Father of Spindler, Eliza, age 9; Spindler, Barbara, age 7.
Strohm, Gerhard. Father of Strohm, Christian, age 7; Strohm, Catharine, age 8.
Todd, Mary. Orphan. Age 7.
Wallace, William. Father of Wallace, Margaret, age 11; Wallace, William, age 9; Wallace, Uriah, age 7.
White, David. Father of White, Robert, age 9.
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 1827 F006 M
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1827
People
Mayer, Jacob
Mayer, John B.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Lancaster
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1827 F006 M
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
249
Box Number
249
Additional Notes
Mayer, John B. Administrator.
1 item, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1830 F005 M
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1830
People
Mayer, Jacob
Mayer, John B.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Lancaster
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1830 F005 M
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
250
Box Number
250
Additional Notes
Mayer, John B. Administrator.
Also: Administration certificate.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1824 #220
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
Amer, Fredric
Amer, John
Amer, Mary
Brubaker, John
Casky, Anna
Casky, James
Casky, Margaret
Corwell, Anna
Corwell, James
Corwell, John
Froymayer, Georg
Froymayer, John
Hezlet, Ester
Hezlet, William
Mayer, John
Mayer, Michal
Polshard, Elizabeth
Poshard, Elizabeth
Todd, Mary
White, David
White, Robert
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Leacock Twp.
Poor children
Teacher
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 1824 #220
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
004
Box Number
004
Notes
Partially entered into Q & A 1994/03/10.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Amer, Fredric. Father of Amer, Mary; Amer, John.
Brubaker, John. Teacher.
Casky, James. Father of Casky, Margaret; Casky, Anna.
Corwell, James. Father of Corwell, John; Corwell, Anna.
Froymayer, John. Father of Froymayer, Georg.
Hezlet, William. Father of Hezlet, Ester.
Mayer, Michal. Father of Mayer, Michal; Mayer, John.
Polshard, Elizabeth. [Or Poshard, Elizabeth] Mother of Todd, Mary.
White, David. Father of White, Robert.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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