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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
APR 1836 F018
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1836
People
Miller, Adam
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charge: tippling house
Indictments
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1836 F018
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
17.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Tippling house
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 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
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1821 F056 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
1821
People
Fisher, John
Wiertz, John
Fisher, Henry
Vance, David
Sheaffer, Frederick
Wilson, William
Miller, Adam
Wagner, Frederick
Crull, Henry
Kelly, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: assault and battery
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1821 F056 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Also: John Wiertz, Henry Fisher, David Vance, Frederick Sheaffer, William Wilson, Adam Miller, Frederick Wagner, Henry Crull.
Assault and battery on John Kelly.
5 items, 5 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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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
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
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1821 F004 S
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1821
People
Sheaffer, Martin
Sheaffer, Adam
Miller, Adam
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Earl Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1821 F004 S
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
342
Box Number
342
Additional Notes
Sheaffer, Martin; Miller, Adam; Sheaffer, Adam. Administrators.
1 item, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1836 F15 I08
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1836
People
Miller, Adam
Weaver, Levi
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Lampeter Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1836 F15 I08
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
011
Box Number
011
Additional Notes
Located adjacent to Philadelphia and Columbia railroad nearly opposite Levi Weavers store and at the place where the Philadelphia and Lancaster old state road crosses the said railroad.
Petition granted.
January term.
Signers of Petition: Samuel Kinzer, Levi Weaver, Jacob Stauffer, Jacob Winger, Johnson McPhillips, Joshua Martin, Robert Hamilton, Charles McKillips, [John Folan], John [Murvaine], Wesley Taylor, James Murphy, John [Dunlap], Emmos Reynolds, Abraham Conard Jr.
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 1823 #155
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
Aaron, George
Ailer, David
Banks, David
Beam, George
Beatty, Robert
Beitz, Jacob
Bender, Isaac
Bender, Nathaniel
Bird, Martin
Black, Wilbur
Boushong, John
Buchter, David
Buether, David
Bullman, James
Burton, James
Chitty, Jacob
Curling, Daniel
Dale, Samuel
Davis, Sampson
Diffenbach, Dr.
Eberly, Godfied
Eberly, Godfred
Eckles, Samuel
Eckles, William
Ellwanger, Christian
Ellwanger, John
Evans, George
Farlow, Jacob
Fee, John
Feldenberger, John
Feldernberger, John
Flanagan, Thomas
Flannagan, Thomas
Foltz, Andrew
Fondersmith, George
Fordney, Margaret
Forrance, John
Freeman, C. Dr.
Frey, John
Fundersmith, George
Gardner, Adam
Getz, Philip
Glenfield, Ed
Good, John
Goodman, John
Gormly, John
Graybill, Jacob
Haffmeyer, Charles
Hain, Daniel
Hallager, Charles
Hambright, William J.
Harlacher, Charles
Heiny, Joseph
Herr, Abraham
Hershey, Christian
Hiesler, George
Hook, Jonathan
Hoover, John
Hopkins, Samuel
Hubert, Jacob
Hupperd, John
Jackson, Josiah
Jenkin, William
Johnson, Richard
Johnston, John
Johnstone, John
Jordan, David
Kassler, Samuel
Kegerize, Michael
Kegerrize, Michael
Kelly, Edward
Kelly, Elizabeth
Kelly, Patrick
Kendig, John
Kindrig, Prudence
Kindrig, Mary
Klein, Frederick
Kline, Daniel
Kline, Daniel Jr.
Kline, George
Kline, John
Kline, William
Kreider, Benjamin
Laller, Absolom
Landis, Henry
Langer, George
Lawyer, George
Lechler, John
Lerns, Eli
Lichtenthaler, Adolph
Lind, Michael Jr.
Loan, Catherine
Loan, Hugh
Loar, Hugh
Lockart, Joseph
Louer, Hugh
Lyle, Ann
McAnaney, Patrick
McCloud, John
McCloy, A. Dr.
McCullock, Hugh
McGerigan, Francis
McGranahan, John
McGregor, Francis
McMichael, Patrick
McMichel, Patrick
McMillan, William
Miller, Adam
Miller, David
Miller, Henry
Miller, J. Dr.
Miller, Peter
Miller, Sophia
Mull, Nicholas
Parmer, Abel
Pener, George
Porter, Peter
Rathfon, Jacob
Read, Henry R.
Reed, Henry R.
Ressler, George
Rice, Selah
Roat, John
Robison, Thomas
Rodacker, John
Rohrer, John
Roth, John
Sellers, Absalon
Sheaffer, John
Sides, John
Simpson, John
Smith, Peter
Smith, William
Stohler, Jacob
Studenbrok, George
Sweeny, George
Torrance, John
Torrance, Mary
Tschety, Jacob
Waters, Mary
Wilson, John
Zecher, Christian Jr.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Witnesses
Constables
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 1823 #155
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment for costs of "pros.", constables and witnesses.
All defendents insolvent.
Robison, Thomas. Convicted of larceny.
Beam, George. Convicted of assault & battery.
Lockart, Joseph. Convicted of fornication and bastardy.
Banks, David. Convicted of assault & battery.
Gardner, Adam. Convicted of larceny.
Jackson, Josiah. Convicted of larceny.
Heiny, Joseph. Convicted of larceny.
Wilson, John. Witness: McCloud, John.
Wilson, John. Witnesses: Smith, Peter. [Loar], Hugh. Kelly, Patrick.
Wilson, John. Witnesses: Rathfon, Jacob. Zecher, Christian Jr.
Wilson, John. Witnesses: Loan, Hugh. Glenfield, Ed. Fee, John. Hain, Daniel.
Lechler, John. Indicted for murder. Witness: Haffmeyer, Charles.
Wilson, John. Witnesses: Foltz, Andrew. Langer, George. Miller, Peter.
Wilson, John. Witness: Hoover, John.
Wilson, John. Witness: Rohrer, John.
Wilson, John. Witness: McGranahan, John.
Pener, George. Witnesses: Stohler, Jacob. Hupperd, John.
Wilson, John. Witness: Hiesler, George.
Wilson, John. Witnesses: Lawyer, George. Foltz, Andrew. Miller, Peter.
Ressler, George. Witnesses: Beatty, Robert. Studenbrok, George. Kassler, Samuel. Porter, Peter. Laller, Absolom.
Wilson, John. Witnesses: McCullock, Hugh. Flannagan, Thomas. Burton, James. McMichel, Patrick. McGregor, Francis. McAnaney, Patrick. Bird, Martin. Forrance, John. Miller, Henry. Freeman, C. Dr. Louer, Hugh. Diffenbach, Dr. Miller, J. Dr. Fordney, Margaret. McCullock, Hugh. Flanagan, Thomas. Burton, James. McMichael, Patrick. McGerigan, Francis. McAnaney, Patrick. Bird, Martin. Torrance, John. Freeman, C. Dr. Diffenbach, Dr. Miller, J. Dr. Fordney, Margaret. Ellwanger, John. Ellwanger, Christian. Frey, John. Rodacker, John. Farlow, Jacob. Simpson, John. Loan, Catherine. Dale, Samuel. Black, Wilbur.
Goodman, John. Ressler, George. Horse stealing. Witness: Harlacher [also written as Hallager], Charles.
Eckles, William. Eckles, Samuel. Larceny. Constable: Davis, Sampson.
Wilson, John. Witness: McCloy, A. Dr.
Lechler, John. Assault & battery. Witness: Fundersmith, George.
Hopkins, Samuel and others. Prosecutor: Lerns, Eli. Witnesses: Good, John. Kendig, John.
Wilson, John. Witnes: Miller, Henry
Goodman, John. Ressler, George. Horse stealing. Witnesses: Eberly, Godfried. Kline, William.
Lechler, John. Assault & battery. Witnesses: Johnson, RIvhard. Smith, William. Fondersmith, George. Sides, John. Miller, Henry. Johnston, John. Evans, George.
Goodman, John. Ressler, Geoerge. Horse stealing. Witness: Eberly, Godfred.
Wilson, John. Witness: Boushong, John.
Hook, Jonathan. Larceny. Constable: Bender, Nathaniel.
Bullman, James. Larceny. Justice: Kreider, Benjamin.
Getz, Philip and others. Larceny. Aaron, George. Larceny. Justice: Graybill, Jacob.
Beitz, Jacob. Assault & battery. Justice: McMillan, William.
Goodman, John. Ressler, George. Larceny. Witnesses: Kline, William. Kline, John. Buchter, David [signed his name Buether]. Roat, John[signed his name Roth, John]. Kline, George. Sellers, Absalon. Kline, Daniel [signed his name Kline, Daniel Jr.]. Hershey, Christian. Curling, Daniel.
Wilson, John.Witnesses: Hambright, William J. Jenkin, William. Ailer, David.
Kelly, Edward. Assault & battery. Witness: Lyle, Ann.
Feldenberger, John. Larceny. Witness: Landis, Henry.
Wilson, John. Witness: Torrance, Mary.
Lechler, John. Assault & battery. Constable: Bender, Nathaniel.
Comm. v. Sweeny, George. Comm. v. Johnstone, John. Comm. v. Lechler, John. [Prosecutor?]: Gormly, John.
Lechler, John. Murder. Reed [also appears as Read], Henry R.
Lechler, John. Constable: Klein, Frederick. Paid for serving warrants on Lind, Michael Jr. Rohrer, John.
Rice, Selah. Larceny. Witness: Waters, Mary.
Feldernberger, John. Larceny. Witness: Hubert, Jacob.
Lechler, John. Murder. Witness: Herr, Abraham.
Heiny, Joseph. Larceny. Witness: Lichtenthaler, Adolph.
Johnston, John. Fornication & bastardy with Kindrig, Mary. Witnesses: Kindrig, Mary. Kindreg, Prudence.
Parmer, Abel. Assault & battery. Prosecutor & witnesses: Mull, Nicholas. Miller, Adam Esq. Jordan, David. Bender, Isaac. Sheaffer, John. Miller, David. Miller, Sophia.
Goodman, John. Horse stealing. Constable: Chitty [also appears as Tschety], Jacob.
Goodman, John. Horse stealing. Constable: Kegerrize [also appears as Kegerize], Michael.
Kelly, Edward. Assault & battery. Witness: Kelly, Elizabeth.
50 items. 50 pieces.
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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
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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
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