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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1844 F002
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
Shaub, John
Ehler, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charge: counterfeiting money
Sheriffs
Jailor
Petition
Warrants
Commitment papers
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1844 F002
Case Number
408.000
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
Charged with counterfeiting money.
Petitioner: Shaub, John.
Filed against: Ehler, John. Occcupation: Sheriff and jailor.
Petition includes warrant of commitment.
Commitment paper.
Habeas corpus, includes answer and decision.
3 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1840 F042
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
1840
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Shaub, John
Shaub, Elizabeth
Shaub, Joseph
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Martic Twp.
Place
Martic Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1840 F042
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Shaub, Elizabeth.
Administrator: Shaub, Joseph.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Mayor's Court
Object ID
APR 1846 F045 MC
Description Level
Item
Collection
Mayor's Court
Admin/Biographical History
The Mayor's Court was established at the incorporation of the City of Lancaster in 1818, and was composed of the mayor, recorder, and aldermen with powers and jurisdiction analogous to the Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace, Oyer and Terminer, and Jail Delivery. It was abolished on 6 February 1849.
System of Arrangement
Organized by court term.
Arranged with general materials first, then constables reports, tavern licenses, un-numbered cases, and numbered cases.
Year
1846
People
Shaub, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1846 F045 MC
Classification
RG 99-00 [0101]
Location
Archives
Container
020
Box Number
020
Additional Notes
Petition for tavern license
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1811 F21 I07
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1811
People
Shaub, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Strasburg Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Tav 1811 F21 I07
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Additional Notes
Located on the road from Lancaster to Charlestown.
Known as the Green Tree.
Formerly occupied by Christian Shultz.
Signers of Petition: Christian Shultz, John Barr, Michael Wither, and 2 others.
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 1824 F006 S
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1824
People
Shaub, John
Shaub, Christian
Denlinger, Jacob
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Lampeter Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1824 F006 S
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
343
Box Number
343
Additional Notes
Shaub, Christian; Denlinger, Jacob. Administrators.
1 item, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1838 F003 S
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1838
People
Shaub, Christian
Shaub, Ann
Shaub, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Lampeter Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1838 F003 S
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
351
Box Number
351
Additional Notes
Shaub, Ann; Shaub, John. Administrators.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1846 F004 S
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1846
People
Shaub, John
Shaub, Joseph
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Martic Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1846 F004 S
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
356
Box Number
356
Additional Notes
Shaub, Joseph. Administrator.
2 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
APR 1844 F016
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1844
People
Shaub, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charge: passing counterfeit money
Indictments
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1844 F016
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
15.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Passing counterfeit money.
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 1849 F009 S
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1849
People
Shaub, John
Oberdorf, Jacob
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
East Lampeter Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1849 F009 S
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
358
Box Number
358
Additional Notes
Oberdorf, Jacob. Administrator.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
AUG 1840 F037
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1840
People
Shaub, John
Heggins, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1840 F037
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
37.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Heggins, John.
Not opening public road.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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