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Collection
Constables' and Detectives' Bonds
Object ID
Constable F001 I005
Description Level
Item
Collection
Constables' and Detectives' Bonds
Description
Bonds posted by constables, showing names of constable and surety; date and amount of bond; conditions of obligation; signatures of constable, surety, and witnesses; and date filed. Arr. chron. by date filed. No index. Hdw. and typed on ptd. fm.
Admin/Biographical History
The County of Lancaster has given LancasterHistory.org custodial responsibility of this collection.
System of Arrangement
Arranged by year; alphabetical by surname with in year.
Constables' Bonds: 1809, 1811, 1825, 1826, 1829, 1830-1849, 1875, 1888, 1893-1924.
Detectives' Bonds: 1890-1896, 1900, 1902, 1903, 1906, 1927
Includes: Remonstrations, affirmations, petitions, bonds, receipts, notices.
Creation Date
1809-1927, inc.
Date of Accumulation
1809-1927, inc.
Year
1809
Creator
Clerk of Courts of Lancaster County
People
Scott, Francis
Sproat, John
Search Terms
Constables' Bonds
Detectives' Bonds
Bonds
Little Britain Twp.
Place
Little Britain Twp.
Extent
4 boxes, 2 cu. ft.
Object Name
Bond, Legal
Language
English
Condition
Good
Object ID
Constable F001 I005
Classification
RG 02-00 0558
Location
LancasterHistory.org
Room
Archives West 1
Box Number
001
Additional Notes
Additional name: Francis A. Scott.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy or PDF made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
APR 1809 F010 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
1809
People
Medcalf, Curtis
Whiteside, John
Scott, Francis
Porter, John H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: forgery
Warrants
Information
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1809 F010 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Recognizance, charged with forgery.
Warrant.
Recognizance and information of John H. Porter.
Additional names: John Whiteside, Francis Scott.
4 items, 4 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1827 F006 S
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1827
People
Scott, Francis A.
Scott, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Little Britain Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1827 F006 S
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
344
Box Number
344
Additional Notes
Scott, William. Administrator.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
NOV 1827 F006
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1827
People
Scott, Francis
Swisher, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1827 F006
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
6.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Neglect of duty.
Swisher, John.
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 1827 #553
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
Beek, Barnard
Brown, David
Etter, Henry
Fundersmith, Benjamin
Gump, Henry
Herr, John
Hilton, Jane
Jamison, Joseph
Joe, Susanah
Johnston, Samuel
Lutz, Jacob
Marsh, Eliza
Miller, Hannah
Miller, Samuel
Molson, Ephraim
Moody, James
Nawman, Christian
Orendorff, Harmon
Powlis, Frederick
Reynolds, Job
Ringold, Richard
Rolston, John
Rolston, Robert
Scott, Francis
Sheaffer, Jacob
Smith, John
Sweigart, John
Swiser, John
Weaver, John
Weidler, David
Wenger, Christian
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #553
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
008
Box Number
008
Notes
Entered into Q & A Jun 26, 2001.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment for work on the cases listed below.
Brown, David. Clerk of the court of Quarter Sessions and Oyer & Terminer.
[All of the cases are Commonwealth v.]
Nawman, Christian.
Fundersmith, Benjamin.
Etter, Henry.
Gump, Henry.
Herr, John.
Hilton, Jane.
Jamison, Joseph.
Weaver, John.
Johnston, Samuel.
Marsh, Eliza.
Miller, Hannah; Hilton, Jane.
Miller, Samuel.
Molson, Ephraim.
Moody, James.
Orendorff, Harmon.
Powlis, Frederick.
Ringold, Richard.
Rolston, John; Rolston, Robert; Reynolds, Job
Scott, Francis; Swiser, John.
Smith, John.
Lutz, Jacob.
Sweigart, John; Joe, Susanah.
Weidler, David; Wenger, Christian; Beek, Barnard; Sheaffer, Jacob.
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 #554
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
Etter, Henry
Herr, John
Hilton, Jane
Johnson, S. L.
Lutz, Jacob
Miller, Samuel
Molson, Ephraim
Moody, James
Nauman, C.
Orendorff, H.
Scott, Francis
Weidler, David
Wright, Ebeneezer
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Lancaster
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #554
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
008
Box Number
008
Notes
Entered into Q & A Jun 26, 2001.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment for fees in the cases listed below.
Wright, Ebeneezer. Prosecuting attorney.
[All of the cases are Commonwealth v.]
Herr, John.
Miller, Samuel.
Molson, Ephraim et al.
Etter, Henry.
Lutz, Jacob.
Moody, James.
Hilton, Jane.
Scott, Francis.
Weidler, David et al.
Orendorff, H.
Nauman, C.
Johnson, S. L.
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 1825 F054
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
Scott, Francis A.
Scott, Catherine
Scott, William
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 1825 F054
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Scott, Catherine.
Administrator: Scott, William.
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 1823 #411
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
Owens, Benjamin.
Houston, Robert W.
Maxwell, Hugh
Kendig, Henry Jr.
Fisher, John
Fahnestock, Peter
Mchaffy, John
Diller, William
Scott, Francis
Hostetler, Jacob Jr.
Brady, David
Collins, James
McCaskey, John
Erb, Isaac
Martin, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Jurors
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 #411
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
004
Box Number
004
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Courthouse
Payment to District Court jurors.
Owens, Benjamin.
Houston, Robert W.
Maxwell, Hugh.
Kendig, Henry Jr.
Fisher, John.
Fahnestock, Peter.
Mchaffy, John.
Diller, William.
Scott, Francis.
Hostetler, Jacob Jr.
Brady, David.
Collins, James.
McCaskey, John.
Erb, Isaac.
Martin, Samuel.
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 1808 F004 S
  1 document  
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1808
People
Scott, John
Killough, Thomas
Scott, Francis
Scott, William
Scott, Eleanor
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Little Britain Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1808 F004 S
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
338
Box Number
338
Additional Notes
Place in reference to minors.
Killough, Thomas. Guardian of Francis Scott, William Scott, Eleanor Scott.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Documents

AdAcct_1808_F004_S.pdf

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Pennsylvania Dutch, the plain and the fancy

https://collections.lancasterhistory.org/en/permalink/lhdo16570
Author
Brenner, Scott Francis,
Date of Publication
[1957]
Call Number
917.48 B838
Author
Brenner, Scott Francis,
Place of Publication
Harrisburg, Pa
Publisher
Stackpole Co.
Date of Publication
[1957]
Physical Description
244 p. illus. 23 cm.
Subjects
Germans - Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania - Social life and customs.
Location
Lancaster History Library - Book
Call Number
917.48 B838
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