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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1826 #636
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
Bandon, William
Bandon, Mrs.
Bart, John
Bart, Martin
Bausman, Henry
Bausman, Jacob
Bausman, John
Bear, Isaac
Bear, Mrs.
Boyer, Michael
Boyer, Mrs.
Buch, Elias
Buch, Ephraim
Buch, Maria
Butts, Jacob
Butts, Maria
Butts, Philip
Conrad, Daniel
Conrad, John
Diffenderfer, George
Diffenderfer, Polly
Engel, Adam
Engel, George
Fasz, Ann
Fasz, Elizabeth
Fasz, Jacob
Fasz, Susanna
Finck, Isaac
Finck, Sally
Finck, Mrs.
Fisher, Caroline
Fisher, Christian
Fisher, Elizabeth
Fisher, Jacob
Frederick, Martin
Frederick, Samuel
Frederick, Mrs.
Fry, Andrew
Fry, Jacob
Fry, William
Garber, Barbara
Garber, Mrs.
Hambright, Henry
Hambright, Martin
Hambright, Rosanna
Hermes, Emanuel
Hermes, Mrs.
Hipple, Elizabeth
Hipple, Joseph
Hipple, Polly
Hoffman, Michael
Hoffman, Mrs.
Keil, Catharine
Keil, Charles
Keil, George
Keil, Henry
Keil, Jacob
Keil, Ludwig
Keil, Magdalene
Keil, Samuel
Kercher, Henry
Kercher, John
Kercher, Margarth
Kercher, William
Kissinger, Eve
Kissinger, John
Leininger, Elizabeth
Leininger, John
Ludwig, Anny
M'Cracken, William
M'Cutchen, Benjamin
M'Cutchen, Mrs.
McCracken, William
Miller, Abraham
Miller, Ann
Miller, Jacob
Miller, Mrs.
Moyer, Emanuel
Moyer, George
Moyer, Polly
Moyer, Samuel
Mumma, Julian
Mumma, Mary
Mumma, Peter
Neuman, John
Neuman, Susanna
Neuman, Mrs.
Nicholas, Rebecca
Paulic, George
Paulic, Louis
Paulic, Paulian
Renchler, John
Renchler, Mary
Schlutt, William
Schlutt, Mrs.
Seamiller, Nancy
Seamiller, Philip
Sellers, Absolom
Sellers, Jophinus
Sellers, Matitta
Sharp, Adam
Sharp, Barbara
Sharp, Samuel
Sharp, Sophia
Shudy, David
Shudy, John
Shudy, Peter
Stam, Henry
Stam, Margaret
Stam, Samuel
Stober, Daniel
Stober, Elizabeth
Stober, George
Stober, Maria
Streit, Christian
Streit, Fanny
Wagoner, George
Wells, Benjamin
Wells, Josiah
Wells, Nelson
Willis, Henry
Willis, Joseph
Willis, Maria
Wressler, Nancy
Wressler, Mrs.
Young, Jacob
Young, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Warwick Twp.
Poor children
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Warwick Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1826 #636
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1994/08/24.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Bandon, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Bandon, William, age 9.
Bart, John. Father of Bart, Martin, age 7.
Bausman, John. Father of Bausman, Henry, age 9; Bausman, Jacob, age 11.
Bear, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Bear, Isaac, age 9.
Boyer, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Boyer, Michael, age 10.
Buch, Ephraim. Father of Buch, Elias, age 10; Buch, Maria, age 7.
Butts, Jacob. Father of Butts, Maria, age 10; Butts, Philip, age 8.
Conrad, John. Father of Conrad, Daniel, age 11.
Diffenderfer, George. Father of Diffenderfer, George, age 11; Diffenderfer, Polly, age 12.
Engel, George. Father of Engel, Adam, age 9.
Fasz, Jacob. Father of Fasz, Ann, age 10; Fasz, Elizabeth, age 8; Fasz, Susanna, age 11.
Finck, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Finck, Isaac, age 8; Finck, Sally, age 11.Fisher, Christian. Father of Fisher, Jacob and Fisher, Elizabeth, twins age 10; Fisher, Caroline, age 8.
Frederick, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Frederick, Martin,age 12; Frederick, Samuel, age 8.
Fry, Andrew. Father of Fry, William, age 10; Fry, Jacob, age 8.
Garber, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Garber, Barbara, age 9.
Hambright, Martin. Father of Hambright, Henry, age 11; Hambright, Rosanna, age 10.
Hermes, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Hermes, Emanuel, age 7.
Hipple, Joseph. Father of Hipple, Elizabeth, age 8; Hipple, Polly, age 11.
Hoffman, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Hoffman, Michael, age 13.
Keil, Ludwig. Father of Ludwig, Anny, age 8.Keil, Charles. Father of Keil, George, age 12; Keil, Magdalene, age 10; Keil, Henry, age 9.
Keil, Samuel. Father of Keil, Catharine, age 11; Keil, Jacob, age 8.
Kercher, John. Father of Kercher, Henry, age 9; Kercher, Margarth, age 8; Kercher, William, age 11.
Kissinger, John. Father of Kissinger, Eve, age 8.
Leininger, John. Father of Leininger, Elizabeth, age 8.
McCracken, William. Father of McCracken, William, age 10.
M'Cutchen, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of M'Cutchen, Benjamin, age 10.
Miller, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Miller, Abraham, age 7.
Miller, Jacob. Father of Miller, Jacob, age 11; Miller, Ann, age 8.
Moyer, George. Father of Moyer, Emanuel,age 8; Moyer, Polly, age 9; Moyer, Samuel, age 12.
Mumma, Peter. Father of Mumma, Julian, age 11; Mumma, Mary, age 9.
Neuman, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Neuman, John, age 10; Neuman, Susanna, age 13.
Nicholas, Rebecca. Age 9.Paulic, George. Father of Paulic, Louis, age 11; Paulic, Paulian, age 8.
Renchler, John. Father of Renchler, Mary, age 8; Renchler, John, age 7.
Schlutt, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Schlutt, William, age 9.
Seamiller, Philip. Father of Seamiller, Nancy, age 10.
Sellers, Absolom. Father of Sellers, Jophinus, age 8; Sellers, Matitta, age 6.
Sharp, Samuel. Father of Sharp, Adam, age 9; Sharp, Barbara, age 10; Sharp, Sophia, age 8.
Shudy, John. Father of Shudy, David, age 8; Shudy, Peter, age 10.
Stam, Samuel. Father of Stam, Henry, age 11; Stam, Margaret, age 8.
Stober, George. Father of Stober, Daniel, age 8; Stober, Elizabeth, age 10; Stober, Maria, age 12.
Streit, Christian. Father of Streit, Fanny, age 8.
Wagoner, George. Guardian of M'Cracken, William, age 10; Streit, Fanny. age 8.
Wells, Benjamin. Father of Wells, Nelson, age 10; Wells, Josiah, age 8.
Willis, Henry. Father of Willis, Henry, age 9; Willis, Joseph, age 12; Willis, Maria, age 11.
Wressler, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Wressler, Nancy, age 11.
Young, Jacob. Father of Young, Samuel, age 9.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1893 F096
Description Level
Fonds
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
1893
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Miller, Abraham K.
Bender, Annie
Miller, Barbara M.
Bender, Jacob H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Manor Twp.
Place
Manor Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1893 F096
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
016
Box Number
016
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncers: Bender, Annie; Miller, Barbara M.
Administrator: Bender, Jacob H.
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 1827 F039
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
1827
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Miller, Abraham Jr.
Miller, Catharine
Miller, Martin
Barr, Benjamin
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Martic Twp.
Place
Martic Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1827 F039
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Miller, Catharine.
Administrators: Miller, Martin; Barr, Benjamin.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1816 F033 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
1816
People
Trainer, James
Miller, Abraham
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: larceny
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1816 F033 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Recognizance, larceny of property of Abraham Miller.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1830 #441
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
1830
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Camp, Stephen P.
Capp, Ann
Cleper, John
Davis, George
Dougherty, Eliza
Duffy, Charles
Dunn, Hannah
Haugenbarger, George
Holtzapple, Ann Eliza
Holtzapple, Mary Jane
Hummel, Joseph
Huster, Mary Ann
Huster, Michael
Lochard, Thomas
Miller, Abraham
Miller, Lewis
Murphy, Catharine
Murphy, Nancy
Oliver, John
Stineruck, Bartrum
Stineruck, Catharine
Swords, Barbara
Ward, Elizabeth
Search Terms
Poor children
Bainbridge, West Donegal Twp.
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Bainbridge, West Donegal Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1830 #441
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
011
Box Number
011
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1995/05/02.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Camp, Stephen P. Teacher.
Capp, Ann.
Cleper, John.
Davis, George.
Dougherty, Eliza.
Duffy, Charles.
Dunn, Hannah.
Haugenbarger, George.
Holtzapple, Ann Eliza.
Holtzapple, Mary Jane.
Hummel, Joseph.
Huster, Mary Ann.
Huster, Michael.
Lochard, Thomas.
Miller, Abraham.
Miller, Lewis.
Murphy, Catharine.
Murphy, Nancy.
Oliver, John.
Stineruck, Bartrum.
Stineruck, Catharine.
Swords, Barbara.
Ward, Elizabeth.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1814 F024
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
Allen, Charles
Miller, Abraham
Eberman, Philip
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
African-American
Runaway enslaved persons
Enslaved persons
Runaways
Jailor
Commitment papers
Affidavits
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1814 F024
Case Number
103.000
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
Alias: Miller, Abraham.
African-American.
Runaway slave.
Petitioner: Allen, Charles.
Filed against: Eberman, Philip. His occupation: jailor.
Commitment paper.
Affidavit.
Habeas corpus, includes answer.
3 items, 2 pieces
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 1819 F009
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
1819
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Miller, Abraham
Barber, Robert
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charge: attempt to defraud and cheat his creditors
Jailor
Affidavits
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1819 F009
Case Number
163.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
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 attempt to defraud and cheat his creditors.
Petitioner: Miller, Abraham.
Filed against: Barber, Robert. His occupation: jailor.
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.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1829 F001 Y
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1829
People
Young, Elizabeth
Habecker, Christian
Miller, Abraham Jr.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Manor Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1829 F001 Y
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
437
Box Number
437
Additional Notes
Habecker, Christian; Miller, Abraham Jr. Executor.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1829 F013 M
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1829
People
Miller, Abraham Jr.
Miller, Martin
Barr, Benjamin
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Martic Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1829 F013 M
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
249
Box Number
249
Additional Notes
Miller, Martin; Barr, Benjamin. Administrators.
1 item, 7 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1830 F013 M
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1830
People
Miller, Abraham
Miller, Christian
Miller, Martin
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Martic Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1830 F013 M
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
250
Box Number
250
Additional Notes
Miller, Christian; Miller, Martin. Administrators.
Also: Administration certificate.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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