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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #439
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
Cooper, Catharine
Doil, Henry
Sands, William
Lentz, Sarah
Martin, Lewis
Martin, William
McCane, Jacob
McCane, Mary Ann
McClosky, Ann
M'Cullouch, Susan
McKneel, Hannah
Nagle, Immanuel
Plumb, Phebe
Rathvon, Catharine
Reed, John
Sands, Rachel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Marietta
Donegal Twp.
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #439
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
008
Box Number
008
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1994/04/26.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Cooper, Catharine.
Doil, Henry.
Sands, William.
Lentz, Sarah.
Martin, Lewis.
Martin, William.
McCane, Jacob.
McCane, Mary Ann.
McClosky, Ann.
M'Cullouch, Susan. Teacher.
McKneel, Hannah.
Nagle, Immanuel.
Plumb, Phebe.
Rathvon, Catharine.
Reed, John.
Sands, Rachel.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1844 F007
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
1844
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Vanfossen, Levi
Shields, William
Donaghy, James
Sands, William
Ehler, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1844 F007
Case Number
412.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
Archives
Container
004
Box Number
004
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
Shields, William.
Donaghy, James.
Sands, William.
Petitioners: Vanfossen, Levi; Shields, William; Donaghy, James; Sands, William.
Filed against: Ehler, John. Occcupation: Sheriff and jailor.
Petition.
Habeas corpus, includes answer and decision.
Court opinion.
3 items, 3 pieces
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 1826 #464
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
Draper, Eliza
Elliott, Mary Ann
Graham, Augustus
Heckrotte, Henry
Jameson, Henry
Kelley, Charles
Kelly, Mary
Leader, Simon
Lentz, Sarah
Martin, Lewis
Martin, William
McCullough, Susanna
McGregor, Dennis
McGregor, George
McNeal, Hannah
Nagle, Emanuel
Reed, John
Sands, Rachel
Sands, William
Wilson, Thomas
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Marietta
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1826 #464
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
006
Box Number
006
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1994/08/02.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Draper, Eliza.
Elliott, Mary Ann.
Graham, Augustus.
Heckrotte, Henry.
Jameson, Henry.
Kelley, Charles.
Kelly, Mary.
Leader, Simon.
Lentz, Sarah.
Martin, Lewis.
Martin, William.
McCullough, Susanna. Teacher.
McGregor, Dennis.
McGregor, George.
McNeal, Hannah.
Nagle, Emanuel.
Reed, John.
Sands, Rachel.
Sands, William.
Wilson, Thomas.
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 #624
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
Cooper, Margaret
Graham, Augustus
Jamieson, Henry
Kelly, Charles
Kelly, Mary
Leader, Eliza
Leader, Simon
Lentz, Sarah
Martin, Lewis
Martin, William
McCullough, Susan
McGregor, Dennis
McGregor, George
McNeel, Hannah
Nagle, Emanuel
Reed, John
Sands, Rachel
Sands, William
Wilson, Thomas
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Donegal Twp.
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Donegal Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1826 #624
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1994/08/24.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Cooper, Margaret.
Graham, Augustus.
Jamieson, Henry.
Kelly, Charles.
Kelly, Mary.
Leader, Eliza.
Leader, Simon.
Lentz, Sarah.
Martin, Lewis.
Martin, William.
McCullough, Susan. Teacher.
McGregor, Dennis.
McGregor, George.
McNeel, Hannah.
Nagle, Emanuel.
Reed, John.
Sands, Rachel.
Sands, William.
Wilson, Thomas.
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 1828 #488
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
Jones, Eliza
Sands, William
Reed, John
Wilson, Thomas
Swain, I. A.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Marietta
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #488
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1994/06/09.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Jones, Eliza. Age 11.
Sands, William. Age 7.
Reed, John. Age 11.
Wilson, Thomas. Age 8.
Swain, I. A. Teacher.
1 item. 1 piece.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1824 #512
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
Albright, Frederick
Albright, Joseph
Albright, Peter
Alspoch, Barbara
Alspoch, Henry
Anderson, John
Andrew, Isaac
Andrew, Jacob
Benit, George
Bernheart, Isaac
Bernheart, John
Boon, John
Boyle, Lewis
Bullerod, George
Coble, Elizabeth
Collins, Catherine
Cross, Cornelius
Cross, Margaret
Crow, Jane
Deck, Catherine
Deck, Henrietta
Denezon, Sarah
Denezon, William
Densinger, Catherine
Densinger, Elizabeth
Densinger, Jacob
Devin, Caleb
Dougherty, James
Dougherty, Michael
Drebenstot, Frances
Drebenstot, Jacob
Dunlap, John
Dunlap, Rebecca
Hallowell, Elizabeth
Hallowell, Isaac
Hartley, Barbara
Hartley, John
Hillwell, Anna
Keith, Eliza
Kelly, Edward
Kelly, Rosanah
Kelly, Sevena
Kouch, Elizabeth
Kouch, George
Leader, Jacob
Leader, Mary
Madis, Margaret
Marlin, Margaret
McManema, Dennis
McVey, William
Meredith, Mary
Norris, Lydia
Norris, Thomas
Pence, Catharine
Pence, Jacob
Roads, Peter
Rolston, David
Rolston, Elizabeth
Sands, Elizabeth
Sands, John
Sands, Rachel
Sands, Rebecca
Sands, William
Sechrist, Frederick
Shaffner, Augustus
Shaffner, Henry
Shaffner, Jeremiah
Shaver, George
Shaver, John
Shaver, Michael
Simpson, Elizabeth
Simpson, Mary Jane
Smith, Jacob
Smith, Mathias
Spoon, Catherine
Spoon, Jacob
Stape, Daniel
Stape, George
Swords, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Donegal Twp.
Poor children
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Donegal Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1824 #512
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
005
Box Number
005
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1994/02/22.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Names taken from Lancaster County tax lists.
Albright, Frederick. Age 8.
Albright, Joseph. Age 8.
Albright, Peter. Age 5.
Alspoch, Barbara. Age 8.
Alspoch, Henry. Age 10.
Anderson, John. Age 9.
Andrew, Isaac. Age 7.
Andrew, Jacob. Age 10.
Benit, George. Age 8.
Bernheart, Isaac. Age 7.
Bernheart, John. Age 6.
Boon, John. Age 8.
Boyle, Lewis. Age 6.
Bullerod, George. Age 10.
Coble, Elizabeth. Age 7.
Collins, Catherine. Age 6.
Cross, Cornelius. Age 7.
Cross, Margaret. Age 9.
Crow, Jane. Age 7.
Deck, Catherine. Age 7.
Deck, Henrietta. Age 5.
Denezon, Sarah. Age 9.
Denezon, William. Age 10.
Densinger, Catherine. Age 10.
Densinger, Elizabeth. Age 8.
Densinger, Jacob. Age 6.
Devin, Caleb. Age 7.
Dougherty, James. Age 8.
Dougherty, Michael. Age 8.
Drebenstot, Frances. Age 10.
Drebenstot, Jacob. Age 8.
Dunlap, John. Age 7.
Dunlap, Rebecca. Age 10.
Hallowell, Elizabeth. Age 6.
Hallowell, Isaac. Age 10.
Hartley, Barbara. Age 10.
Hartley, John. Age 11.
Hillwell, Anna. Age 8.
Keith, Eliza. Age 10.
Kelly, Edward. Age 11.
Kelly, Rosanah. Age 9.
Kelly, Sevena. Age 8.
Kouch, Elizabeth. Age 7.
Kouch, George. Age 8.
Leader, Mary. Mother of Leader, Jacob. Age 11.
Madis, Margaret. Age 9.
Marlin, Margaret. Age 9.
McManema, Dennis. Age 10.
McVey, William. Age 9.
Meredith, Mary. Age 7.
Norris, Lydia. Age 8.
Norris, Thomas. Age 6.
Pence, Catharine. Age 11.
Pence, Jacob. Age 8.
Roads, Peter. Age 7.
Rolston, David. Age 9.
Rolston, Elizabeth. Age 11.
Sands, Elizabeth. Age 7.
Sands, John. Age 9.
Sands, Rachel (or Rebecca). Age 5.
Sands, William. Age 10.
Sechrist, Frederick. Age 8.
Shaffner, Augustus. Age 10.
Shaffner, Henry. Age 8.
Shaffner, Jeremiah. Age 5.
Shaver, George. Age 7.
Shaver, John. Age 9.
Shaver, Michael. Age 8.
Simpson, Elizabeth. Age 11.
Simpson, Mary Jane. Age 8.
Smith, Jacob. Age 11.
Smith, Mathias. Age 9.
Spoon, Catherine. Age 7.
Spoon, Jacob. Age 9.
Stape, Daniel. Age 10.
Stape, George. Age 9.
Swords, William. Age 9.
1 item. 1 piece.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1830 #404
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
Brooks, Henry
Bucher, David
Bucher, Fanny
Davis, William
Fittera, Elisabeth
Fryberger, Rebecca
Garst, W. George
Hamler, Samuel
Hamler, Sarah
Heidler, Cyrus
Jacobs, Cornelus
Jacobs, John
Jameson, William
Lawrence, Elisabeth
Lawrence, Samuel
Leader, Sarah
Lisle, Catharine
McCane, Jacob
McCloskey, Matty
McCloskey, William
Moore, Elisabeth
Nagle, Emanuel
Nagle, Henry
Rollin, Henry
Rollin, Susanah
Roop, Catharine
Roop, Henry
Sands, Rachael
Sands, William
Saylor, Peter
Seals, Levina
Shaeffer, Henrietta
Shaub, Jacob
Stoner, Pennington
Wittich, Adam
Yost, Adam
Yost, Henry
Search Terms
Marietta
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1830 #404
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
010
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1995/04/11.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Brooks, Henry
Bucher, David
Bucher, Fanny
Davis, William
Fittera, Elisabeth
Fryberger, Rebecca
Garst, W. George
Hamler, Samuel
Hamler, Sarah
Heidler, Cyrus
Jacobs, Cornelus
Jacobs, John
Jameson, William
Lawrence, Elisabeth
Lawrence, Samuel
Leader, Sarah
Lisle, Catharine
McCane, Jacob
McCloskey, Matty
McCloskey, William
Moore, Elisabeth
Nagle, Emanuel
Nagle, Henry
Rollin, Henry
Rollin, Susanah
Roop, Catharine
Roop, Henry
Sands, Rachael
Sands, William
Saylor, Peter
Seals, Levina
Shaeffer, Henrietta
Shaub, Jacob
Stoner, Pennington. Teacher.
Wittich, Adam
Yost, Adam
Yost, Henry
1 item. 1 piece.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1831 #297
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
Brooks, Henry
Bucher, David
Bucher, Fanny
Clark, Alexander
Clark, James
Dougherty, Bernard
Dougherty, John
Fittera, Elizabeth
Fryberger, Rebecca
Garst, George W.
Hamler, Samuel
Hamler, Sarah
Heidler, Cyrus
Heidler, William
Hollinger, Monroe G.
Jacobs, Cornelius
Jacobs, John
Jamison, Martha
Jamison, William
Lawrence, Catharine
Lawrence, Samuel E.
Leader, Sarah
Leader, Simon
Machin, William
McKane, Jacob
McLoskey, Matty
McLoskey, William
Moore, Elizabeth
Moore, Robert
Myers, Samuel
Nagle, Catharine
Nagle, Emanuel R.
Nagle, Henry
Nagle, Jeremiah
Ropp, Israel
Rogers, James
Rogers, Thomas
Rollin, Henry
Rollin, Susanah
Sands, William
Seals, Levina
Seals, Susannah
Shaeffer, Henrietta
Shoab, Abraham
Shoab, Jacob
Stoner, Pennington
Wittich, Adam
Yost, Adam
Yost, Henry
Search Terms
Marietta
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1831 #297
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
011
Box Number
011
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1993/05/28.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Brooks, Henry.
Bucher, David.
Bucher, Fanny.
Clark, Alexander.
Clark, James.
Dougherty, Bernard.
Dougherty, John.
Fittera, Elizabeth.
Fryberger, Rebecca.
Garst, George W.
Hamler, Samuel.
Hamler, Sarah.
Heidler, Cyrus.
Heidler, William.
Hollinger, Monroe G.
Jacobs, Cornelius.
Jacobs, John.
Jamison, Martha.
Jamison, William.
Lawrence, Catharine.
Lawrence, Samuel E.
Leader, Sarah.
Leader, Simon.
Machin, William.
McKane, Jacob.
McLoskey, Matty.
McLoskey, William.
Moore, Elizabeth.
Moore, Robert.
Myers, Samuel.
Nagle, Catharine.
Nagle, Emanuel R.
Nagle, Henry.
Nagle, Jeremiah.
Ropp, Israel.
Rogers, James.
Rogers, Thomas.
Rollin, Henry.
Rollin, Susanah.
Sands, William.
Seals, Levina.
Seals, Susannah.
Shaeffer, Henrietta.
Shoab, Abraham.
Shoab, Jacob.
Stoner, Pennington. Teacher.
Wittich, Adam.
Yost, Adam.
Yost, Henry.
1 item. 1 piece.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1831 #178
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
1831
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Allin, Catherine
Bacon, Nathaniel
Fraser, Cornilia
Halmer, Susana
Jones, Daniel
Jones, Elizabeth
Jones, Hannah
Jones, Henry
Jones, Samuel
Sands, William
Sharper, Charlotte
Thomas, Frederick
Thomas, John
Search Terms
Marietta
African-American
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Marietta
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1831 #178
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
011
Box Number
011
Notes
Entered into Q&A 1993/04/16.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
School in Marietta for African Americans.
Allin, Catherine.
Bacon, Nathaniel.
Fraser, Cornilia.
Halmer, Susana.
Jones, Daniel.
Jones, Elizabeth.
Jones, Hannah.
Jones, Henry.
Jones, Samuel.
Sands, William. Teacher.
Sharper, Charlotte.
Thomas, Frederick.
Thomas, John.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1825 #054
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
Adams, Mary
Albright, Frederick
Albright, Joseph
Albright, Peter
Algeyer, Joseph
Algeyer, Peter
Allen, William
Alsbach, Barbara
Alsbach, Henry
Anderson, John
Barlow, Catharine
Barlow, John
Barlow, Patrick
Barnhart, Catharine
Barnhart, Isaac
Barnhart, J.
Barnhart, John
Billet, Elizabeth
Billet, Peter
Billet, Susanna
Bodenstat, Henry
Bodenstat, Lydia
Bodenstat, William
Boyle, Lewis
Brookes, Andrew
Brookes, Washington
Brown, Mary
Bucher, Martin
Buller, George W.
Buller, Mary
Callwell, Catharine
Callwell, Joseph
Callwell, Mary Ann
Capp, Abner
Capp, John
Carn, David
Chapman, Mary
Cochran, John
Coil, Peter
Cooper, Austin
Cooper, Catharine
Cooper, Margaret
Cowhack, Eliza
Cromwell, Leah
Cromwell, Sarah
Davis, Henrietta
Davis, Nathaniel
Delbo, _____ Mrs.
Dennison, J.
Dennison, Sarah
Dennison, William
Dick, Elizabeth
Docherty, James
Docherty, Michael
Doke, Henry
Doyle, Eliza
Doyle, Nancy
Draper, Eliza
Drum, Hannah
Dunlap, John
Dunlap, Matthew
Dunlap, Rebecca
Dysinger, Elizabeth
Dysinger, Jacob
Dysinger, John
Evans, Evan
Evans, John
Farmer, Elizabeth
Farmer, John
Farmer, Samuel
Finfrock, Benjamin
Finfrock, Em[anue]l
Finfrock, Henry
Fittera, Elizabeth
Fittera, Jacob
Fittera, Stephen
Flint, Joseph
Flint, Mary
Fought Jacob
Fought, Elizabeth
Fought, George
Fought, John
Frederick, Eliza
Frederick, Lewis
Garst, John
Giles, William
Greene, George
Greene, John
Haines, Eve
Hallowell, Isaac
Hallowell, Elizabeth
Hallowell, John
Halston, David
Halston, Fanny
Halston, Samuel
Hambleton, Andrew
Hambleton, Cd.
Hamilton, Mary Jane
Hamilton, WIlliam
Hamler, Alexander
Hamler, Elizabeth
Hartley, Barbara
Hartley, George
Hartley, Jacob
Hartman, Sarah
Hoke, John
Hoke, William
Hunsberger, Catharine
Hunsberger, Harriet
Jamieson, David
Jamieson, Elias
Johnson, Mary Ann
Johnson, Peter
Johnson, William
Jones, Eliza
Jones, Robert
Jones, Samuel
Kain, James
Kain, Sarah Ann
Kauffman, Michael
Keller, Ira
Keller, Michael
Kelly, Charles
Kelly, Mary
Kelly, Richard
Keyyey, Rosanna
Klugh, Benjamin
Klugh, Henry
Koch, Elizabeth
Leeder, Eliza
Leeder, John
Leeder, Mary
Lentz, Hiram
Lentz, Michael
Lentz, Sarah
Lisle, Catharine
Lisle, _____ Mrs.
Longenecker, James
Longenecker, John
Longenecker, Levi
Longshore, Susanna
Lyons, Mary
Lytle, James
Lytle, Rachael
M'Carron, James
M'Carron, William
M'Clellen, James
M'Closky, Ann
M'Closky, Henry
Maginnes, Mary
Maglauchlin, George
Malloney, David
Malloney, John
Malloney, Martin
Manning, Eliza
Marsh, Rebecca A.
Martin, Margaret A.
Martin, Maria
Matthias, Margaret
Maxwell, Elizabeth
Maxwell, K.
Maxwell, Mary
McAfferty, James
McGran, Lydia
McKean, Hannah
McKean, William
McNiel, Hannah
Melony, John
Melony, Margaret
Meredith, Elizabeth
Meredith, Mary
Miller, Bathsheba
Miller, Betsey
Miller, Daniel
Miller, Elizabeth
Miller, George Drucken
Mitchell, Joseph
Mitchell, Joshua
Moore, Jane
Moore, Nancy
Moore, Robert
Nees, Fanny
Nees, Samuel
Nees, Sarah
Nimble, George
Nimble, Joseph
Norris, John
Norris, Lydia
Norris, Thomas
Pence, Barnhart
Pence, Jacob
Pence, Samuel
Rathvon, Elizabeth
Rathvon, Jacob
Raymond, James
Reed, John
Reed, Peter
Rees, Catharine
Rhoad, Jacob
Rhoad, Mary Ann
Rhodes, Jonathan
Rhodes, Peter
Rice, Hester
Robinson, Cornelius
Robinson, Elizabeth
Robinson, Mary Ann
Robinson, Mary M.
Robinson, Richard
Rogers, Alexander
Rogers, Hannah
Roop, Samuel
Roop, William
Sands, Elizabeth
Sands, John
Sands, Rachael
Sands, William
Schwalge, John
Seachrist, Frederick
Shafer, Daniel
Shaffner, Henry
Shaffner, Jeremiah
Shaffner, Philip
Sharer, Jacob
Sharer, John
Sharer, Michael
Shoaf, Frederick
Shoaf, Martin
Shoaf, Reuben
Simpson, Eliza
Simpson, Mary
Snyder, Lewis
Snyder, Rudolph
Spangler, Benjamin
Spangler, John
Spangler, William
Spencer, Ann
Spencer, Appellonia
Spencer, Thomas
Spoon, Catharine
Spoon, Godlieb
Spoon, Jacob
Stackhouse, Irwin
Stape, George
Stape, Joseph
Steinmetz, Fanny
Steinmetz, Leah
Strohm, Elizabeth
Strohm, Michael
Swords, James
Swords, Jane
Swords, John
Swords, Mary Ann
Swords, Thomas
Uplinger, John
Warner, Margaret
Williams, Jacob
Williams, John
Williams, Joseph
WIlliams, William
Williams, _____ Mrs.
Witch, John
Witch, Susan Caroline
Yost, Adam
Yost, Samuel
Young, Caspar
Young, Elizabeth
Young, Joseph
Yountz, _____Mrs.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Donegal Twp.
Mount Joy
Elizabethtown
Newville, West Donegal Twp.
Maytown
Poor children
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Donegal Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1825 #054
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
005
Box Number
005
Notes
Never entered into Q & A.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Donegal Twp., Mount Joy, Elizabethtown, Newville, Maytown,
Bainbridge, Centerville, and Marietta as specified below.
Donegal Twp.
Strohm, Michael. Father of Strohm, Elizabeth, age 7.
Jamieson, David. Father of Jamieson, Elias, age 9.
Billet, Peter. Father of Billet, Elizabeth, age 10; Billet, Susanna, age 9.
Williams, Joseph. Father of Williams, John, age 11; Williams, Jacob, age 10.
Norris, John. Father of Norris, Lydia, age 11; Norris, Thomas, age 9; Norris, John, age 7.
Hambleton, Cd. Father of Hambleton, Andrew, age 11.
Shoaf, Martin. Father of Shopf, Frederick, age 7; Shoaf, Reuben, age 6.
Dunlap, Matthew. Father of Dunlap, Rebecca, age 11; Dunlap, John, age 9.
Fought, John. Father of Fought, George, age 10; Fought, Elizabeth, age 8; Fought Jacob, age 6.
Witch, Susan Caroline, age 10; Witch, John, age 8. Orphans.
Chapman, Mary. Mother of Martin, Margaret A., age 9.
Mitchell, Joshua. Father of Miitchell, Joshua, age 9; Mitchell, Joseph, age 6.
Spoon, Godlieb. Father of Spoon, Jacob, age 11; Spoon, Cathatine, age 8.
Hartley, Jacob. Father of Hartley, Barbara, age 9; Hartley, George, age 8.
Miller, Daniel. Father of Miller, Elizabeth, age 8; Miller, Bathsheba, age 7.
Barlow, Patrick. Father of Barlow, John, age 11; Barlow, Catharine, age 9.
M'Carron, William. Father of M'Carron, James, age 8; M'Carron, William, age 6.
G____, Samuel. Orphan. Lame. Age 8.
Manning, Eliza. Orphan. Age 9.
Moore, Robert. Father of Moore, Mancy, age 10; Moore, Jane, age 6.
Carn, David. Age 7.
Mount Joy and vicinity.
Alsbach, Henry, age 10. Of poor parents.
Alsbach, Barbara, age 8. Of poor parents.
Finfrock, Em[anue]l, age 10. Of poor parents.
Finfrock, Benjamin, age 8. Of poor parents.
Finfrock, Henry, age 6. Of poor parents.
Hoke, William, age 8. Of poor parents.
Hoke, John, age 5. Of poor parents.
McGran, Lydia, age 8. Of poor parents.
Hartman, Sarah, age 7. Of poor parents.
Simpson, Eliza, age 10. Of poor parents.
Simpson, Mary, age 8. Of poor parents. Crippled.
Cowhack, Eliza, age 8. Illegitimate.
Doyle, Nancy, age 9. Orphan.
Doyle, Eliza, age 7. Orphan.
Miller, George Drucken, age 9. Orphan.
Raymond, James, age 6. Orphan.
Elizabethtown and vicinity.
Barnhart, Catharine. Mother of Kauffman, Michael, age 9.
Barnhart, J. Parent of Barnhart, Isaac, age 8; Barnhart, John, age 7.
Newville, West Donegal Twp. and vicinity
Young, Caspar. Father of Young, Joseph, age 9; Young, Elizabeth, age 7.
Rhodes, Jonathan. Father of Rhodes, Peter, age 8.
Capp, John. Father of Capp, Abner, age 10.
Maxwell, K. Parent of Maxwell, Elizabeth, age 8; Maxwell, Mary, age 7.
Calwell, Joseph. Father of Callwell, Mary Ann, age 7; Callwell, Catharine, age 6.
Greene, George. Father of Greene, George, age 9; Greene, John, age 7.
Maglauchlin, George. Orphan. Age 9.
McGlaughlin, Elizabeth. Mother of Fisher, Matilda, age 9.
Dick, Elizabeth. Mother of Hunsberger, Catharine, age 9; Hunsberger, Harriet, age 7.
Koch, Elizabeth. Age 10. Illegitimate.
Steinmetz, Fanny, age 11. Steinmetz, Leah, age 9. Orphans.
Docherty, James
Maytown and vicinity.
Rees, Catharine. Age 7. Orphan.
Cochran, John. Age 11. Orphan.
Buller, Mary. Age 6. Orphan.
Buller, George W. Age 10. Orphan.
Meredith, Mary. Age 8. Orphan.
Meredith, Elizabeth. Age 5. Orphan.
Albright, Joseph. Age 8. Orphan,
Boyle, Lewis. Age 7. Orphan .
Uplinger, John. Age 6. Orphan.
Brown, Mary. Age 7. Orphan.
Keyyey, Rosanna. Age 9. Orphan.
Doke, Henry. Age 8. Orphan. ($600).
Albright, Peter. Age 5. Orphan.
Seachrist, Frederick. Age 7. Orphan.
Delbo, Mrs. Mother of Albright, Frederick, age 8.
Miller, Betsey. Mother of Warner, Margaret, age 5.
Haines, Eve. Mother of Matthias, Margaret, age 10.
Anderson, John. Age 9.
Sands, William. Father of Sands, John, age 11; Sands, Elizabeth, age 9; Sands, Rachael, age 7; Sands, William, age 5.
Dennison, J. Father of Dennison, William, age 11; Dennison, Sarah, age 10.
Pence, Barnhart. Father of Pence, Jacob, age 8; Pence, Samuel, age 6.
Stape, George, age 9; Stape, Joseph, age 7.
Shaffner, Philip. Father of Shaffner, Henry, age 8; Shaffner, Jeremiah, age 6.
Hallowell, John. Father of Hallowell, Isaac, age 10.
Hallowell, Elizabeth, age 7.
Halston, Samuel. Father of Halston, David,age 10; Halston, Fanny, age 5.
Bainbridge and vicinity.
Lytle, James; Lytle, Rachael. Orphans. Twins, age 10.
Docherty, James; Docherty, Michael. Orphans. Twins, age 9.
Klugh, Henry. Orphan. Age 7.
Klugh, Benjamin. Orphan. Age 5.
Swords, John. Father of Swords, Jane, age 10; Swords, Mary Ann, age 7.
Sharer, Jacob. Father of Sharer, John, age 9; Sharer, Michael, age 8.
Dysinger, John. Father of Dysinger, Jacob, age 8; Dysinger, Elizabeth, age 10.
Adams, Mary. Mother of Drum, Hannah, age 6.
Longshore, Susanna. Mother of Martin, Maria, age 9.
Marietta and vicinity.
Yost, Adam. Father of Yost, Samuel, age 11; Yost, Adam, age 7.
Reed, Peter (Lan'r.). Father of Reed, John, age 6.
Brookes, Andrew. Father of Brookes, Andrew, age 9; Brookes, Washington, age 6.
Keller, Michael. Cripple. Father of Keller, Ira, age 6.
Johnson, Peter. Father of Johnson, Mary Ann, age 8; Johnson, William, age 6.
Hamilton, WIlliam. (Penitentiary). Father of Hamilton, Mary Jane, age 11.
Kelly, Richard. Father of Kelly, Charles, age 7; Kelly, Mary, age 6.
Williams, _____ Mrs. Mother of WIlliams, William, age 7.
Swords, James. Father of Swords, Thomas, age 10; Swords, James, age 8.
Malloney, John. Father of Malloney, David, age 9; Malloney, Martin, age 7.
Rhoad, Jacob. Father of Rhoad, Mary Ann, age 10; Rhoad, Jacob, age 7.
Rathvon, Jacob. Father of Rathvon, Elizabeth, age 9.
Spangler, John. Cordwainer. Father of Spangler, William, age 10; Spangler, Benjamin, age 7.
Melony, John. Father of Melony, Margaret, age 8.
Spencer, Thomas. Father of Spencer, Ann, age 11; Spencer, Appellonia, age 9.
Jones, Robert. Father of Jones, Samuel, age 8; Jones, Eliza, age 6.
Roop, Samuel. Father of Roop, William, age 10.
Longenecker, John. Father of Longenecker, Levi, age 9; Longenecker, James, age 7.
Kain, James. Father of Kain, Sarah Ann, age 9.
M'Closky, Henry. Father of M'Closky, Ann, age 10.
Davis, Naathaniel. Father of Davis, Henrietta, age 9.
Robinson, Cornelius. Illegitimate, age 11.
Robinson, Mary M. Illegitimate, age 6.
Stackhouse, Irwin. Illegitimate, age 6.
Yountz, _____Mrs. Mother of Martin, Maria. Illegitimate, age 8; Draper, Eliza, age 7.
Nimble, Joseph. Father of Nimble, George, age 9.
Snyder, Rudolph. Father of Snyder, Lewis, age 9.
Nees, Samuel. Father of Nees, Fanny, age 9; Nees, Sarah, age 8.
Farmer, John. Father of Farmer, Samuel, age 8; Farmer, Elizabeth, age 7.
Bodenstat, Henry. Father of Bodenstat, William, age 8; Bodenstat, Lydia, age 10.
Rogers, Alexander. Father of Rogers, Hannah, age 9; Rogers, Alexander, age 7.
Evans, John. Father of Evans, Evan, age 7; Evans, John, lame, age 5.
Leeder, John. Father of Leeder, Eliza, age 9; Leeder, Mary, age 7.
Hamler, Alexander. Father of Hamler, Elizabeth, age 10; Hamler, Alexander, age 9.
Lyons, Mary. Orphan. Age 9.
Allen, William. Orphan. Age 8.
M'Clellen, James. Orphan. Age 8.
Garst, John. Orphan. Age 9.
Schwalge, JOhn. Orphan. Age 8.
Bucher, Martin. Orphan. Age 7.
Maginnes, Mary. Orphan. Age 6.
Rice, Hester. Orphan. Age 8.
Marsh, Rebecca A. Orphan. Age 11.
Cromwell. Orphan. Age 10.
Cromwell, Leah. Orphan. Age 6.
McNiel, Hannah. Orphan. Age 9.
McAfferty, James. Orphan. Age 10.
Coil, Peter. Orphan. Age 11 1/2.
Frederick, Lewis. Orphan. Age 9.
Frederick, Eliza. Orphan. Age 7.
McKean, Hannah. Orphan. Age 11.
Lisle, _____ Mrs. Mother of Lisle, Catharine, age 6.
Lentz, Michael. Father of Lentz, Hiram, age 9; Lentz, Sarah, age 7.
Giles, William, age 8.
McKean, William. Orphan. Age 9.
Robinson, Richard. Father of Robinson, Mary Ann, age 9; Robinson, Elizabeth, age 7.
Algeyer, Peter. Father of Algeyer, Joseph, age 8, cripple.
Fittera, Jacob. Father of Fittera, Stephen, age 9; Fittera, Elizabeth, age 7.
Shafer, Daniel. Father of Shafer, Daniel, age 5.
Cooper, Austin. Father of Cooper, Margaret; Cooper, Catharine.
Flint, Joseph. Father of Flint, Mary, age 10.
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