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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1826 #666
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
Barnet, John
Barnet, James
Barnet, Sarah Ann
Barben, John
Barben, Absolom
Barben, Ann
Broom, John
Broom, Caroline
Brown, Hugh
Brown, Mary Ann
Coffroad, Daniel
Coffroad, Jacob
Coffroad, Jesse
Cooper, Alexander
Cooper, Amelia
Cooper, James
Cooper, Rebecca
Devonshire, Jesse
Devonshire, Julian
Devonshire, Robert
Fulmer, John
Fulmer, David
Fulmer, Eliza
Gibson, David
Gibson, Martha
Gibson, Sarah
Harbeson, James
Harbeson, George W.
Harbeson, Hannah
Harbeson, Lydia
Hogg, George
Hogg, Keys James
Holliday, John
Holliday, Amy Ann
Holliday, Jesse H.
Howet, John
Howet, Amos
Howet, Andrew J.
Howet, Joseph
Johnson, James
Johnson, Ann M.
Johnson, James A.
Johnson, Josiah
Johnson, Leonor L.
Lamborn, Jesse
Lamborn, Elizabeth
Lamborn, Joanna
Lamborn, Mary Ann
Markley, Adam
Markley, George
Markley, John
McCally, James
McCally, Catharine
McCally, Charles
McCally, John
McCumsey, William
McCumsey, Andrew J.
McCumsey, Samuel
McMickle, Jonathan
McMickle, Mary Ann
McMickle, Rachel
McMullin, Daniel
McMullin, Elizabeth
McMullin, Samuel
McMullin, William
Miles, Frederic
MIles, Joseph
Miles, Martha
Miles, Washington
Moore, Mary
Moore, Lydia
Moore, Mary P.
Moore, Rebecca J.
Moore, Robert W.
Moore, Sarah
Moore, Martha
Moore, Samuel
Moore, Slater
Myers, James
Myers, Peter
Myers, William
Peck, Samuel
Reath, John
Reath, Archibald
Reath, Mary
Reath, William
Sample, Samuel
Sample, Elizabeth
Sample, Jane
Sample, Martha
Shank, Alexander
Shank, Mary
Shank, Joseph
Widward, Nancy
Widward, Marvin H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Drumore Twp.
Poor children
African-American
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Drumore Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1826 #666
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Notes
Entered into Q & A Feb 6, 1996.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Barnet, John. Father of Barnet, James, age 9; Barnet, John, age 12; Barnet, Sarah Ann, age 7.
Barben, John. Father of Barben, Absolom, age 8; Barben, Ann, age 13; Barben, John, age 11.
Broom, John. Father of Broom, Caroline, age 8.
Brown, Hugh. Father of Brown, Mary Ann, age 11.
Coffroad, Daniel. Father of Coffroad, Jacob, age 8; Coffroad, Jesse, age 12.
Cooper, Alexander. Father of Cooper, Amelia, age 7; Cooper, James, age 6; Cooper, Rebecca, age 10.
Devonshire, Jesse. Father of Devonshire, Julian, age 13; Devonshire, Robert, age 6.
Fulmer, John. Father of Fulmer, David, age 7; Fulmer, Eliza, age 6.
Gibson, David. Father of Gibson, Martha, age 7; Gibson, Sarah, age 13.
Harbeson, James. Father of Harbeson, George W., age 7; Harbeson, Hannah, age 12; Harbeson, Lydia, age 9.
Hogg, George. Father of Hogg, Keys James, age 8.
Holliday, John. Father of Holliday, Amy Ann, age 9; Holliday, Jesse H., age 7.
Howet, John. Father of Howet, Amos, age 11; Howet, Andrew J., age 7; Howet, John, age 12; Howet, Joseph, age 9.
Johnson, James. African American. Father of Johnson, Ann M., age 9; Johnson, James A., age 11; Johnson, Josiah, age 13; Johnson, Leonor L., age 8.
Lamborn, Jesse. Father of Lamborn, Elizabeth, age 8; Lamborn, Joanna, age 13; Lamborn, Mary Ann, age 12.
Markley, Adam. Father of Markley, George, age 10; Markley, John, age 8.
McCally, James. Father of McCally, Catharine, age 8; McCally, Charles, age 10; McCally, John, age 7.
McCumsey, William. Father of McCumsey, Andrew J., age 6; McCumsey, Samuel, age 8.
McMickle, Jonathan. Father of McMickle, Mary Ann, age 10; McMickle, Rachel, age 6.
McMullin, Daniel. Father of McMullin, Elizabeth, age 12; McMullin, Samuel, age 10; McMullin, William, age 10.
Miles, Frederic. Father of MIles, Joseph, age 6; Miles, Martha, age 8; Miles, Washington, age 12.
Moore, Mary. Mother of Moore, Lydia, age 11; Moore, Mary P., age 12; Moore, Rebecca J., age 7; Moore, Robert W., age 9.
Moore, Sarah. Mother of Moore, Martha, age 6; Moore, Samuel, age 8; Moore, Slater, age 9.
Myers, James. Father of Myers, Peter, age 12; Myers, William, age 8.
Peck, Samuel. African American. Father of Peck, Samuel, age 10.
Reath, John. Father of Reath, Archibald, age 7; Reath, Mary, age 13; Reath, William, age 8.
Sample, Samuel. Father of Sample, Elizabeth, age 10; Sample, Jane, age 11; Sample, Martha, age 6.
Shank, Alexander. Father of Shank, Mary, age 10; Shank, Joseph, age 8; Shank, Alexander, age 8.
Widward, Nancy. Mother of Widwqard, Marvin H., age 6.
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 1826 #667
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
Barnet, John
Barnet, James
Barnet, Sarah Ann
Barben, John
Barben, Absolom
Barben, Ann
Broom, John
Broom, Caroline
Brown, Hugh
Brown, Mary Ann
Coffroad, Daniel
Coffroad, Jacob
Coffroad, Jesse
Cooper, Alexander
Cooper, Amelia
Cooper, James
Cooper, Rebecca
Devonshire, Jesse
Devonshire, Julian
Devonshire, Robert
Fulmer, John
Fulmer, David
Fulmer, Eliza
Gibson, David
Gibson, Martha
Gibson, Sarah
Harbeson, James
Harbeson, George W.
Harbeson, Hannah
Harbeson, Lydia
Hogg, George
Hogg, Keys James
Holliday, John
Holliday, Amy Ann
Holliday, Jesse H.
Howet, John
Howlet, Amos
Howet, Andrew J.
Howet, Joseph
Johnson, James
Johnson, Ann M.
Johnson, James A.
Johnson, Josiah
Johnson, Leonor L.
Lamborn, Jesse
Lamborn, Elizabeth
Lamborn, Joanna
Lamborn, Mary Ann
Markley, Adam
Markley, George
Markley, John
McCally, James
McCally, Catharine
McCally, Charles
McCally, John
McCumsey, William
McCumsey, Andrew J.
McCumsey, Samuel
McMickle, Jonathan
McMickle, Mary Ann
McMickle, Rachel
McMullin, Daniel
McMullin, Elizabeth
McMullin, Samuel
McMullin, William
Miles, Frederic
MIles, Joseph
Miles, Martha
Miles, Washington
Moore, Mary
Moore, Lydia
Moore, Mary P.
Moore, Rebecca J.
Moore, Robert W.
Moore, Sarah
Moore, Martha
Moore, Samuel
Moore, Slater
Myers, James
Myers, Peter
Myers, William
Peck, Samuel
Reath, John
Reath, Archibald
Reath, Mary
Reath, William
Sample, Samuel
Sample, Elizabeth
Sample, Jane
Sample, Martha
Shank, Alexander
Shank, Mary
Shank, Joseph
Widward, Nancy
Widward, Marvin H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Drumore Twp.
Poor children
African-American
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Earl Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1826 #667
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Notes
Entered into Q & A Feb 22, 1996.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Bowermaster, Andrew. Father of Bendel, F. George, age 8.
Burkhart, Henry. Father of Burkhart, Susanna, age 9.
Coleman, Margaret. Mother of Coleman, Michael, age 6.
Dorough, James. Father of Dorough, Elizabeth, age 8.
Dunlap, Jan. Mother of McLein, Margaret, age 6.
Harris, Mary. Mother of Harris, Joseph, age 6.
Henry, James. Father of Henry, Mary, age 9.
Karefoot, Barbara. Mother of Hudson, Joseph, age 10.
Ossman, Leonard. Ossman, Margaret, age 7.
Philips, Mary. Mother of Russel, John, age 9.
Ranck, Michael. Deceased. Father of Ranck, Kazia, age 7.
Souder, John. Father of Souder, Elizabeth, age 9.
Wolf, Henry. Father of Wolf, Magdalen, age 9; Wolf, Michael, age 7.
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 1894 F122
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
1894
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Reath, Eliza
Reath, Benjamin F.
McComsey, Elizabeth Reath
Reath, Isaac F.
Reath, John
Badders, Mary
Bleacher, Sarah
Swift, Harvey
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Little Britain Twp.
Place
Little Britain Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1894 F122
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
017
Box Number
017
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncers: Reath, Benjamin F.; McComsey, Elizabeth Reath; Reath, Isaac F.; Reath, John; Badders, Mary; Bleacher, Sarah.
Administrator: Swift, Harvey.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
Less detail
Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1894 F123
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
1894
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Reath, James M.
Reath, Eliza
McComsey, Elizabeth
Badders, Mary
Bleacher, Sarah
Reath, John
Reath, B. F.
Reath, Isaac
Swift, Harvey
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Place
none
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1894 F123
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
017
Box Number
017
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncers: Reath, Eliza; McComsey, Elizabeth; Badders, Mary; Bleacher, Sarah; Reath, John; Reath, B. F.; Reath, Isaac.
Administrator: Swift, Harvey.
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 1828 #595
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
Allen, Henry
Allen, Isaac
Allison, Eliza Ann
Allison, Julian
Allison, Peter
Bird, Hannah
Bird, Jacob
Brabson, Caleb
Brabson, Hannah
Brabson, Thomas
Brown, Ann
Brown, Rachel
Brown, Samuel
Brown, Thomas
Bunton, Eliza Jane
Bunton, John
Bunton, Mary
Cooper, K. Josiah
Cooper, Alaxander
Cooper, James
Cooper, Lewis
Cooper, Milly
Cornby, Elenor
Cornby, Maryann
Cornby, Peter
Creswell, George
Creswell, S. William
Crookshank, John
Crookshank, Rebeckah
Crookshank, William
Dever, Eleanor
Dever, Samuel
Doughlass, David
Doughlass, Robert
Doughlass, Sarah
Doughlass, Thomas
Seatton, Joseph
Eipes, John
Eipes, Josiah
Fodders, Jesse
Fodders, Mildollans
Fodders, Paris
Gray, Elizabeth
Gray, Hannah
Gray, Sophia Jane
Haines, Manuel
Haines, Mary
Haines, Susan
Harris, Benjamin
Harris, Conrad
Harris, Elizabeth
Hollihan, Eliza
Hollihan, Harriet
Hollihan, Mary
Humes, Eliza
Humes, James
Humes, Samuel
Johnson, Cesar
Johnson, Juliann
Johnson, Metilda
Long, Abner
Long, Adison
Long, Mary
McEntire, Daniel
McEntire, Martha
McEntire, Robert
Megill, Ann
Megill, Hannah
Megill, Samuel
Midcalf, Abraham
Midcalf, David
Midcalf, James
Milborn, James
Milborn, John
Moses, Leah
Moses, Rachel
Moses, Solomon
Oldham, Harriet
Oldham, James
Peck, George
Peck, Nancy
Reath, Archibald
Reath, John
Reath, William
Robison, John
Robison, Joseph
Robison, Michael
Rogers, H. Elisha
Rogers, Levi
Stephens, Joshua
Stevens, A. Ausborn
Towson, James
Towson, Ephraim
Towson, Isaac
Watson, Abraham
Watson, Harreat
Watson, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Little Britain Twp.
Poor children
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Little Britain Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #595
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1994/07/07.
Additional Notes
List of poor children in Little Britain Twp. returned in 1828.
Allen, Isaac. Father of Allen, Henry, age 7.
Allison, Peter. Father of Allison, Eliza Ann, age 7; Allison, Julian, age 10.
Brabson, Caleb. Father of Brabson, Hannah, age 10; Brabson, Thomas, age 8.
Brown, Samuel. Father of Brown, Thomas, age 10; Brown, Ann, age 8.
Creswell, George. Father of Creswell, S. William, age 10.
Crookshank, William. Father of Crookshank, John, age 9; Crookshank, Rebeckah, age 8.
Cornby, Peter. Father of Cornby, Elenor, age 8; Cornby, Maryann, age 7.
Cooper, Alaxander. Father of Cooper, Milly, age 11; Cooper, James, age 9.
Cooper, Lewis. Father of Cooper, K. Josiah, age 7.
Doughlass, David. Father of Doughlass, Sarah, age 9; Doughlass, Thomas, age 5.
Doughlass, Robert. Father of Doughlass, Thomas, age 11.
Dever, Samuel. Father of Dever, Eleanor, age 11.
Eipes, John. Father of Eipes, Josiah, age 6.
Fodders, Paris. Father of Fodders, Mildollans, age 11; Fodders, Jesse, age 11.
Gray, Elizabeth. Mother of Gray, Hannah, age 8; Gray, Sophia Jane, age 7.
Harris, Benjamin. Father of Harris, Conrad, age 9; Harris, Elizabeth, age 7.
Hollihan, Mary. Mother of Hollihan, Harriet, age 10; Hollihan, Eliza, age 5.
Humes, Samuel. Father of Humes, Eliza, age 10; Humes, James, age 6.
Haines, Manuel. Father of Haines, Susan, age 11; Haines, Mary, age 9.
Johnson, Cesar. Father of Johnson, Metilda, age 7; Johnson, Juliann, age 6.
Long, Mary. Mother of Long, Abner, age 11; Long, Adison, age 7.
Megill, Samuel. Father of Megill, Ann, age 8; Megill, Hannah, age 9.
Moses, Solomon. Father of Moses, Leah, age 7; Moses, Rachel, age 7.
Midcalf, Abraham. Father of Midcalf, David, age 9; Midcalf, James,age 11.
Milborn, James. Father of Milborn, John,age 10.
McEntire, Robert. Father of McEntire, Daniel, age 7; McEntire, Martha, age 9.
Oldham, James. Father of Oldham, Harriet, age 8; Oldham, James, age 6.
Peck, Nancy. Mother of Peck, George, age 9.
Robison, John. Father of Robison, Joseph, age 10; Robison, Michael, age 7.
Reath, John. Father of Reath, Archibald, age 7; Reath, William, age 9.
Rogers, Levi. Father of Rogers, H. Elisha, age 10; Rogers, P. Samuel, age 9.
Seatton, Squire. Father of Seatton, Joseph, age 7.
Stephens, Joshua. Father of Stevens, A. Ausborn,age 9.
Towson, Isaac. Father of Towson, Ephraim, age 9; Towson, James, age 6.
Watson, Abraham. Father of Watson, Harreat, age 8; Watson, William, age 6.
Bunton, Mary. Mother of Bunton, Eliza Jane, age 8; Bunton, John, age 5.
Brown, Rachel. Mother of Brown, Rachel, age 10.
Bird, Hannah. Mother of Bird, Jacob, age 8.
1 item. 3 pieces.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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