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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #528
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
Millar, George
Millar, Mariann
Shuman, John
Shuman, William
Sowders, J. N.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Caernarvon Twp.
Poor children
Teacher
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Caernarvon Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1828 #528
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
009
Box Number
009
Notes
Entered into Q & A 1994/06/16.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Millar, George
Millar, Mariann
Shuman, John
Shuman, William
Sowdersm J. N. Teacher.
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 1823 #197
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
1823
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Albright, Herman
Albright, Francis
Alexander, Clarissa
Allen, Isaac
Baker, John
Bausman, John Jr.
Bletz, Jacob
Bordel, John
Boyd, Robert
Brehm, John
Brenneman, George
Bricker, John
Burnet, William
Caldwell, William
Carter, Theophilus
Cassel, David
Chambers, Samuel
Clark, Shemmah
Clingan, William
Colbert, Thomas
Dance, John
Dietrich, Daniel
Diffenbach, John
Diller, Martin
Dix, William
Drake, Joseph
Eccles, Samuel
Eccles, William
Foutz, Jacob
George, John
Goodman, John
Grant, James
Guterman, John
Heiser, Matthias
Hess, Christian
Hill, John
Hook, Jonathan
Hopkins, Samuel
Hornberger, Susan
Houston, Samuel N.
Huflord, _____
Hutton, Isaac J.
Hyde, Nicholas
Jackson, Josiah
Jeffries, John
Johns, Michael
Johnson, Sarah
Johnston, John
Kline, David
Ladley, Joshua
Leather, Elias
Leinan, Daniel
Leman, Alexander
Magatagan, James
Magill, Robert
Martin, Elizabeth
Martin, Susanna
McCullough, Samuel
Miller, Andrew
Mitchner, Ryner
Moll, George Jr.
Nipe, Henry
Noble, James
Parker, Joseph
Parmer, Abel
Parmer, Daniel
Pearson, John
Preen, Benjamin
Preen, Joseph
Ressler, George
Rice, Selah
Rockey, Samuel
Ross, William B.
Rush, Henry
Sauder, Jacob
Shirk, Jacob
Shuman, John
Smith, Juliann
Smith, Nicholas
Smith, William
Stacey, William
Stahler, Jacob
Stauffer, Jacob
Steinrock, Christian
Thomas, John
Uppdegraff, Jacob
Weaver, George
Weaver, George C.
Weiser, Matthias
Wietzel, Frederick
Wilson, John
Wilson, Thomas
Wise, George
Witzaman, Jacob
Young, Frederick
Young, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
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 #197
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment to the Clerk of Courts of Quarter Sessions and Oyer & Terminer.
Ross, William B.
For the cases Commonwealth v. the following:
Parmer, Abel.
Johnston, John.
Hook, Jonathan.
Jackson, Josiah.
Bausman, John Jr.
Ladley, Joshua. Apprentice. v. Magill, Robert. Master.
Hopkins, Samuel.
Shuman, John.
Boyd, Robert.
Bordel, John.
George, John.
Sauder, Jacob.
Young, John.
Chambers, Samuel.
Guterman, John.
Bletz, Jacob.
Martin, Susanna.
Leather, Elias.
Heiser, Matthias.
Johnson, Sarah.
Parmer, Daniel.
Brehm, John.
Moll, George Jr.
Leman, Alexander.
Ressler, George.
Goodman, John.
Uppdegraff, Jacob.
Ressler, George.
Rice, Selah.
Eccles, Samuel.
Eccles, William.
Dix, William.
Cassel, David.
Huflord, _____.
Caldwell, William.
Houston, Samuel N.
Grant, James.
Kline, David.
Smith, William.
Wilson, John.
Colbert, Thomas.
Shirk, Jacob.
Hyde, Nicholas.
Drake, Joseph.
Alexander, Clarissa.
Thomas, John.
Young, Frederick.
Miller, Andrew.
Foutz, Jacob.
Dance, John.
Parker, Joseph.
Mitchner, Ryner.
Weaver, George C.
Smith, Juliann.
Steinrock, Christian.
Stacey, William.
Diller, Martin.
Carter, Theophilus.
Brenneman, George.
Wise, George.
Baker, John.
Nipe, Henry.
Wietzel, Frederick.
Pearson, John.
Bricker, John.
Wilson, Thomas.
Martin, Elizabeth.
Stauffer, Jacob.
Jeffries, John.
Burnet, William.
Weaver, George.
Smith, Nicholas.
Hornberger, Susan.
Johns, Michael.
Weiser, Matthias.
Clingan, William.
Noble, James.
McCullough, Samuel.
Magatagan, James.
Stahler, Jacob.
Albright, Francis and Herman.
Dietrich, Daniel.
Rush, Henry.
Diffenbach, John.
Hill, John.
Hess, Christian.
Leinan, Daniel.
Witzaman, Jacob.
Preen, Benjamin and Joseph.
Hutton, Isaac J.
Clark, Shemmah.
Rockey, Samuel.
Allen, Isaac.
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 1823 #244
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
1823
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Boyer, Samuel
Carter, Charles
Conrad, John
Creighton, James
Ellis, Isaac
Fritz, John
Gardner, Adam
Hamilton, William
Harback, John Lewis
Harpham, Jeremiah
Hercules, Peter
Hopkins, Samuel
Jackson, Josiah
Jones, John
McMahon, John
Moyer, Jacob
Myers, Frederick
Myers, John
Rousee, John Lewis
Shuman, John
Smuller, John W.
Williams, Charles
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Prisons
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 #244
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
003
Box Number
003
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Prison.
Payment for support of prisoners from Lancaster County who are in the Philadelphia Prison, whose support is more than they earned by their labors. The document itemizes their expenses and their earnings.
Conrad, John.
Creighton, James.
Carter, Charles.
Ellis, Isaac.
Fritz, John.
Harpham, Jeremiah.
Hamilton, William.
Jones, John,
Myers, Frederick.
McMahon, John.
Moyer, Jacob.
Myers, John.
Rousee, John Lewis. Alias Harback, John Lewis.
Williams, Charles.
Smuller, John W.
Boyer, Samuel.
Gardner, Adam.
Hercules, Peter.
Hopkins, Samuel.
Jackson, Josiah.
Shuman, John.
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 1885 F097
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
1885
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Shuman, John
Hougentobler, Elizabeth
Roberts, Catharine
Hougentobler, George
Roberts, Eli
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Washington Boro
Place
Washington Boro
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1885 F097
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
013
Box Number
013
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncers: Hougentobler, Elizabeth; Roberts, Catharine. Administrators: Hougentobler, George; Roberts, Eli.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1863 F43 I02
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1863
People
Kauffman, Benjamin
House, Edward
Shuman, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Liquor License
Washington Boro
Place
Washington Boro
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Tav 1863 F43 I02
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
031
Box Number
031
Additional Notes
Known as: Washington Inn.
Bond: House, Edward; Shuman, John.
14 signatures in support of petition.
Receipt to keep tavern.
Approved.
April term.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1853 F06 I07
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1853
People
Shuman, John W.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Columbia
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1853 F06 I07
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
020
Box Number
020
Additional Notes
Sign of the Susquehanna House.
April term.
Signers of Petition: John Cassel, [Joseph A. Coulson], Joseph [Ulman], James Frederick, B. Young, C. Worrell, Amos S. Green, J. T. Hamilton, [J. S. McTagen], Jacob S. Strein, N. B. Wolfe, Philip Shreiner, John H. Poolman, G. W. Heckrott, John B. Edwards, George A. Fisher.
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 1824 #300
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
Boyer, Samuel
Crayton, James
Gardner, Adam
Goodman, John
Hamilton, William
Harpham, Jeremiah G.
Hercules, Peter
Hopkins, Samuel
Jackson, Josiah
Jamison, William
Livey, John
McDonald, Hugh
McMahon, John
Miller, Robert.
Moyer, Jacob
Ressler, George
Shaffer, George
Shuman, John
Smith, John
Smuller, John U.
Walker, James
Webb, William
Williams, Charles
Wilson, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Prisons
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 1824 #300
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
005
Box Number
005
Notes
Never entered into Q & A.
Additional Notes
Prison.
Payment to Philadelphia Prison for the support of the following prisoners during the year 1823 more than they earned by their labor. [Each prisoner's costs are itemized, as are his earnings.]
Boyer, Samuel.
Crayton, James.
Gardner, Adam.
Harpham, Jeremiah G.
Hamilton, William.
Hercules, Peter.
Hopkins, Samuel.
Jackson, Josiah.
Livey, John.
McMahon, John.
Moyer, Jacob.
Shaffer, George.
Smuller, John U.
Shuman, John.
Williams, Charles.
Wilson, John.
Goodman, John.
Ressler, George.
Walker, James.
McDonald, Hugh.
Miller, Robert.
Jamison, William.
Smith, John.
Webb, William.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1811 F010
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
1811
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Shuman, John.
Atlee, William P.
Hanna, Charles
Shuman, Margaret
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Enlistment
Jailor
Lieutenant, Marine Corps.
Depositions
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1811 F010
Case Number
33.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
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
Enlistment.
Petitioner: Shuman, Margaret.
Filed against: Atlee, William P. His occupation: jailor.
Hanna, Charles. His occupation: Lieutenant, Marine Corps.
Deposition.
Habeas corpus, includes decision.
Answer.
3 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1858 F06 I34
Description Level
Item
Collection
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Year
1858
People
Shuman, John W.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Columbia
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Tav 1858 F06 I34
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Location
Archives
Container
024
Box Number
024
Additional Notes
Signers of petition: David Hanauer, Philip Shreiner, [ ] Stroock, Jacob Hess, J. F. Martin, William Scholefield, Constant Bitner, James D. Griffith, John F. Smith, William Mathiot, John Felix, John Fendrick.
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 1860 F014 S
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1860
People
Shuman, John W.
Shuman, Michael S.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Columbia
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1860 F014 S
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
365
Box Number
365
Additional Notes
Shuman, Michael S. Administrator.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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