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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1833 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
1833
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Nestleroth, Israel
Miller, Adam
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 1833 F022
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Miller, Adam.
Administrator: None.
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 1822 #044
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
Barry, John
Binder, Elizabeth
Binder, John
Binder, Susan
Boulden, Nathan L.
Breneman, George
Brown, John
Buchman, Jacob
Buckram, Nancy
Corm, Jacob
Crawford, David
Dale, Samuel
Dredinger, Michael
Eibach, Godlieb
Etter, Jacob
Flotron, Augustus
Frazer, William
Freeman, C.
Froh, Thomas J.
Gelbach, Jacob
Goodyear, WIlliam
Grove, Catherine
Hamilton, Joseph
Heckrotte, Henry
Heiny, Jacob
Herr, David
Herr, Mary
Hertsler, Christian
Hertsler, John
Jacoby, Septemus
Kelly, John
Klein, Henry
Lachler, Charles
Laughram, James
Laughram, Mary
Lechler, John
Loyd, Thomas
Lyons, Henry
McClellen, James
McManus, Dennis
Meyer, Valentine
Meyers, Charles
Miller, Adam
Morry, Charles
Muhlenberg, F.A.
Mull, Nicholas
Musser, Charles
Musser, George
O'Donnell, Patrick
Ox, Martha
Pastor, John
Pehr, Christian
Price, Ann
Quinn, Roger
Reinderknecht, Henry
Scott, John E.
Smith, Jacob
Smith, John
Williams, Agnes
Winter, Christopher
[Groun], Elizabeth
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Courthouses
Witnesses
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 #044
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Court house.
Payment to witnesses.
O'Donnell, PAtrick.
Gelbach, Jacob.
Morry, Charles.
McClellen, James.
Breneman, George.
Flotron, Augustus.
Dale, Samuel.
Lyons, Henry.
Loyd, Thomas Esq.
McManus, Dennis.
Quinn, Roger.
Price, Ann.
Goodyear, WIlliam.
Jacoby, Septemus.
Smith, John.
Laughram, James.
Ox, Martha.
Laughram, Mary.
Hamilton, Joseph.
Williams, Agnes.
Frazer, William.
Muhlenberg, F.A.
Freeman, C.
Boulden, Nathan L.
Froh, Thomas J.
Brown, John.
Scott, John E.
Herr, David.
Herr, Mary.
Miller, Adam Esq.
Barry, John.
Smith, Jacob.
Pastor, John.
Lachler, Charles.
Klein, Henry.
Dredinger, Michael.
Lechler, John.
Heiny, Jacob.
Binder, John.
Binder, Elizabeth.
Grove, Catherine.
Binder, Susan.
[Groun], Elizabeth.
Musser, George.
Musser, Charles.
Hertsler, John.
Buckram, Nancy.
Hertsler, Christian.
Heckrotte, Henry.
Reinderknecht, Henry.
Etter, Jacob.
Corm, Jacob.
Mull, Nicholas.
Buchman, Jacob.
Meyer, Valentine.
Pehr, Christian.
Eibach, Godlieb.
Meyers, Charles.
Kelly, John.
Crawford, David.
Winter, Christopher.
1 item, 32 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1822 F043
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
Nestleroth, John
Nestleroth, Susanna
Kline, Peter
Miller, Adam
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Conestoga Twp.
Place
Conestoga Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1822 F043
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Nestleroth, Susanna.
Administrators: Kline, Peter; Miller, Adam.
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 1825 F045
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
1825
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Morry, Henry
Morry, Christian
Miller, Adam
Miller, John
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 1825 F045
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Morry, Catharine.
Administrators: Miller, Adam; Miller, 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 1866 F037
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
1866
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Miller, Adam
Fletcher, J. S.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1866 F037
Case Number
1345.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
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
Petitioner: Miller, Adam.
Filed against: Fletcher, J. S.
Petition.
Habeas corpus, a piece is missing.
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 1885 F020 M
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1885
People
Miller, Adam
Witmer, Jacob R.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Manor Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1885 F020 M
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
277
Box Number
277
Additional Notes
Witmer, Jacob R. Executor.
2 items, 5 pieces.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
AUG 1821 F049
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1821
People
Waggoner, Frederick
Fisher, John
Wertz, John
Wilsen, William
Vance, David
Miller, Adam
Croll, Michael
Shaeffer, Frederick
Fisher, Henry
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1821 F049
Case Number
50.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Fisher, John.
Wertz, John.
Wilsen, William.
Vance, David.
Miller, Adam.
Croll, Michael.
Shaeffer, Frederick.
Fisher, Henry.
Assault and battery.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Collateral Appraisements
Object ID
Coll App 1891 F006 M
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
1891
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Miller, Adam
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Collateral appraisement
Upper Leacock Twp.
Place
Upper Leacock Twp.
Extent
16 boxes (8 cubic feet)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Coll App 1891 F006 M
Classification
RG 03-00 0312
Location
Archives
Container
010
Box Number
010
Additional Notes
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
MAR 1784 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
1784
People
Swigard, Nathaniel
Miller, Adam
Pratt, George
Henderson, Archibald
Stoffer, Mathias
Yount, Nicolas
Hannum, Edward
Harmond, David
Rudy, Andrew
Miller, Elizabeth
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
MAR 1784 F002 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
List of recognizance.
Additional names: Adam Miller, George Pratt, Archibald Henderson, Mathias Stoffer, Nicolas Yount, Edward Hannum, David Harmond, Andrew Rudy, Elizabeth Miller.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1844 F30 I05
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1844
People
Miller, Adam
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Leaman Place, Strasburg Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1844 F30 I05
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
017
Box Number
017
Additional Notes
Located on the Columbia and Philadelphia railway.
Petition granted.
April term.
Signers of petition: Henry Leaman, Henry Eckert, James W. Slaymaker, John F. Lefever, John D. Trout, Nathaniel E. Slaymaker, Elisha Hoover, Henry Brackbill, Hiram F. Witmer, John S. Keneagy, Daniel L. Esbenshade, Daniel Lefever, Amos L. Witmer, John C. Lefever, Henry Witmer.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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