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Collection
Collateral Appraisements
Object ID
Coll App 1880 F001 N
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
1880
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Nixon, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Collateral appraisement
Salisbury Twp.
Collateral statement
Place
Salisbury Twp.
Extent
16 boxes (8 cubic feet)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Coll App 1880 F001 N
Classification
RG 03-00 0312
Location
Archives
Container
011
Box Number
011
Additional Notes
Only collateral statement.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #620
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
Boyle, Hugh
Boyle, John
Boyle, Michael
Deam, Henry
Deam, William
Hamilton, Peggy
Hamilton, _____ Mrs.
Hess, Henry
Hess, Rebecca
Mathews, Joseph
McDonald, John
McDonald, Peter
Mick, Adam
Mick, Samuel
Murphy, Catharine
Murphy, Patrick
Nixon, John
Nixon, Joseph
Platt, Caty
Platt, _____ Mrs.
Plett, Mary Ann
Plett, Peter H.
Sellor, Martin
Sellor, Philip
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Elizabeth Twp.
Poor children
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Elizabeth Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #620
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
008
Box Number
008
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1994/10/12.
Additional Notes
List of poor children in Elizabeth Twp.
Hamilton, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Hamilton, Peggy, age 7. At the forge.
Plett, Peter H. Father of Plett, Mary Ann, age 8. At the forge.
Sellor, Philip. Father of Sellor, Martin, age 9. At the forge.
McDonald, John. Father of McDonald, Peter, age 10. At the forge.
Hess, Henry. Father of Hess, Rebecca, age 7. At the forge.
Platt, _____ Mrs. Widow. Mother of Platt, Caty, age 6. At the forge.
Boyle, John. Father of Boyle, Michael,age 7. At Elizabeth Funrace.
Murphy, Patrick. Father of Murphy, Catharine, age 8. At Elizabeth Furnace.
Mick, Adam. Father of Mick, Samuel, age 8. At Elizabeth Furnace.
Boyle, Hugh. Father of Boyle, John, age 8. At Elizabeth Furnace.
Nixon, Joseph. Father of Nixon, John, age 7. At Elizabeth Furnace.
Mathews, Joseph. Father of Mathews, Joseph, age 10. At Elizabeth Furnace.
Deam, Henry. Father of Deam, William, age 6. At Elizabeth Furnace.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1821 F036
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
1821
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Nixon, John
Nixon, Margaret
Heitler, Richard R.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Cocalico Twp.
Place
Cocalico Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1821 F036
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Nixon, Margaret.
Administrator: Heitler, Richard R.
1 item, 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 1824 F005 N
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1824
People
Nixon, John
Heitler, Richard R.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Cocalico Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1824 F005 N
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
288
Box Number
288
Additional Notes
Heitler, Richard R. Administrator.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Estate Inventories
Object ID
Inv 1821 F001 N
Collection
Estate Inventories
Year
1821
People
Nixon, John
Subcategory
Need to Classify
Place
Cocalico Twp.
Object Name
Unknown
Object ID
Inv 1821 F001 N
Classification
RG-03-00-0133
Container
094
Box Number
094
Additional Notes
Includes widow's allotment. 1 item, 1 piece
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