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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #056
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
Webb, Jonathan
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Manheim
Bridges
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Manheim
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic tabard.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1827 #056
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Notes
Date entered into Q & A was not recorded.
Additional Notes
Bridges.
Payment of the balance of a contract for erecting a bridge over the Chickasalungo Creek at or near the town of Manheim.
Webb, Jonathan. Deceased.
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 1821 #291
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
1821
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Ackerman, George
Arms, John
Bassinger, Charles
Bauman, Emanuel
Bier, Peter
Blandford, Joseph
Boyers, Daniel
Brackbill, Henry
Breneman, Henry
Brenner, Henry
Brenner, Jacob
Brubaker, Michael
Carpenter, Henry
Cassel, Abraham
Cassel, Henry
Charles, Abraham
Clemson, James
Coble, David
Cordes, Charles
Danner, Samuel
Downer, John
Eckert, William
Erisman, Jacob Jr.
Erle, Isaac
Eshleman, Jacob
Fesig, Philip
Fordney, Jacob
Fordney, Melchior
Forney, Abraham
Forry, John
Freymeyer, Henry
Gamber, William
Getz, John
Gisch, Jacob
Gochenaur, Abraham
Good, John
Gowen, Daniel
Graff, David
Griffith, Thomas
Groff, Andrew
Grosh, Jacob
Grove, David
Guy, John
Harnley, Abraham
Haverstick, Michael
Hiestand, Jacob
Hollinger, Jacob
Hoover, George
Housten, Samuel
Houston, Robert W.
Houston, Robert
Kehler, Joshua
Kendig, John
Kessel, George
Killian, Philip
Kurtz, Ludwig
Landis, Henry
Lauber, George
Lichty, Henry
Lightner, Joel
Lightner, John
Lightner, William
Lindemuth, Peter
Lloyd, George
Lockart, Charles
Long, Jacob Sr.
Manderbach, Martin
Martin, David
Martin, Joseph
Mason, George
McCrabb, David
McGlaughlin, John
McKinney, George
Meixell, Martin
Metzger, Michael
Miller, Jacob
Miller, Samuel
Milner, Isaac
Morrison, Alexander
Mumma, Jacob
Musser, Jacob
Myer, John
Neel, Joh
Neff, Christian
Nestlerode, John
Newswanger, Jacob
Olstatt, Adam
Olstott, Adam
Patterson, Samuel
Roeser, Michael
Russel, John
Samuel, Davis
Slough, Jacob
Snevely, Henry
Snyder, Casper
Snyder, Philip
Stambaugh, Samuel C.
Steele, William W.
Steman, John
Steman, Tobias
Thomas, Adam
Tschudy, Mathias
Upperman, John
Wade, Joseph
Wallace, Joseph S.
Weaver, Joseph
Webb, Jonathan
Weidman, Peter
Weidman, Samuel
Weller, Jacob
Wentz, Joseph
Wissler, Rudolph
Wood, John
Wright, James Sr.
Yorly, Peter
Yost, John
Zublin, Abraham
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Lancaster
Courthouses
Jurors
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1821 #291
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Notes
Never entered into Q&A.
Additional Notes
Jurors pay.
Talismen. District Court.
Blandford, Joseph.
Brenner, Henry.
Upperman, John.
Graff, David. Signed his name as David Grove.
Zublin, Abraham.
Neel, John.
Boyers, Daniel.
Cassel, Henry.
Wright, James Sr.
Breneman, Henry.
Cordes, Charles.
Snevely, Henry.
Lightner, John.
Milner, Isaac.
Good, John.
Haverstick, Michael.
Kendig, John.
Wentz, Joseph.
Lindemuth, Peter.
Eshleman, Jacob.
Lockart, Charles.
Gowen, Daniel.
Metzger, Michael.
Kessel, George.
Steman, Tobias.
Arms, John.
Mason, George.
Wood, John.
Fordney, Melchior.
Slough, Jacob.
Harnley, Abraham.
Nestlerode, John.
Lichty, Henry.
Brubaker, Michael.
Houston, Robert.
Grosh, Jacob.
Bassinger, Charles.
Martin, David.
Lightner, William.
Cassel, Abraham.
Houston, Robert W.
Olstott, Adam.
Getz, John.
Yost, John.
Steele, William W.
Housten, Samuel.
Russel, John.
Griffith, Thomas.
Morrison, Alexander.
Snyder, Philip.
McKinney, George.
Neff, Christian.
Eckert, William.
Clemson, James Esq.
Weidman, Peter.
Newswanger, Jacob.
Hollinger, Jacob.
Steman, John.
Lloyd, George.
Coble, David.
Downer, John.
Mumma, Jacob.
Yorly, Peter.
Danner, Samuel.
Kurtz, Ludwig.
Hoover, George. Shoemaker.
Hoover, George. Tailor.
Ackerman, George.
Meixell, Martin.
McCrabb, David.
Long, Jacob Sr.
Musser, Jacob.
Fordney, Jacob.
Miller, Jacob.
Manderbach, Martin.
Webb, Jonathan.
Gamber, William.
Carpenter, Henry.
Miller, Samuel.
Gochenaur, Abraham.
Weaver, Joseph.
Freymeyer, Henry.
Bauman, Emanuel.
Lightner, Joel.
Weidman, Samuel.
Kehler, Joshua.
Wissler, Rudolph.
Wade, Joseph.
Thomas, Adam.
Stambaugh, Samuel C.
Martin, Joseph.
Roeser, Michael.
Brenner, Jacob.
Brackbill, Henry.
Myer, John.
Guy, John.
Bier, Peter.
Snyder, Casper.
Forry, John.
Forney, Abraham.
McGlaughlin, John.
Tschudy, Mathias.
Landis, Henry.
Gisch, Jacob.
Patterson, Samuel.
Killian, Philip.
Fesig, Philip.
Hiestand, Jacob.
Wallace, Joseph S.
Weller, Jacob.
Erisman, Jacob Jr.
Charles, Abraham.
Lauber, George.
Groff, Andrew.
Erle, Isaac.
Samuel, Davis.
Olstatt, Adam.
30 items, 30 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1824 #056
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, George
Algier, Michael
Andrews, Arthur Jr.
Andrews, Joseph
Axer, Jacob
Bachman, Christian
Ballance, John
Bard, Daniel
Barnet, Henry
Barton, John
Basler, Samuel
Bear, Adam
Bear, H.
Becker, Christian Jr.
Becker, Henry
Benedict, Philip
Bollman, John
Bowman, William
Boyd, Nicholas
Boys, William
Brenneman, Jacob
Briceland, Benjamin
Brown, Jeremiah Jr.
Brown, John
Brown, William
Brubaker, Henry
Brunner, Abram
Brunner, Casper
Buck, William
Buckwalter, John
Bundel, Jacob
Carman, Henry
Christman, John
Clark, Robert
Cobb, David
Collins, James
Conard, Abraham
Conorry, Neel W.
Culp, David
Daily, George
Daniel, William
Dehaven, Abraham
Dietrich, Henry
Diffenderfer, Benjamin
Doebler, George
Doersh, John
Dorwart, Jonas
Eberman, Joseph
Eby, Abraham
Eckert, George
Erb, John
Erisman, Christian
Eshbach, John
Evans, George
Fass, Samuel
Foltz, Adam
Fordney, Philip
Francissen, Christopher
Gault, John
Getz, Daniel
Getz, John
Getz, John Jr.
Geyger, John
Gochenauer, Abraham
Golden, Abraham
Graef, Matthias
Graff, John
Greybill, Isaac
Hackman, John
Hambright, George
Harman, Daniel
Hartman, Henry
Hartman, Jacob
Haverstick, George
Hecksrotte, Henry
Heiss, George
Hensel, Jacob
Herr, Christian
Herr, Samuel
Hinkle, Jonathan
Holl, Daniel
Holl, John
Holl, Samuel
Houston, Thomas
Howey, John
Huber, John
Huber, Joseph
Hubley, F. D.
Ihling, John
Johnstone, James
Kegerize, Jacob
Keller, Sebastian
King, Jacob
Kinsey, Abel
Kipp, Peter
Koenigmacher, Benjamin
Kurtz, Christopher
Landis, Abraham Jr.
Landis, Henry
Landis, Joseph
Latchem, Nathaniel
Lefever, George
Leibley, Jacob
Leonard, John
Lichtentaler, Adolph
Lindemuth, Peter
Long, Abram
Long, Jacob Sr.
Long, Peter
Lovitt, Thomas
Lynch, Thomas
Martin, Christian
Martin, Samuel
Mayer, George
McCallister, Archibald
McCaskey, John
McCullough, William
McDonald, Robert
McLenagan, Archiblad
Mendenhall, Isaac
Messencope, George
Metz, Christian Jr.
Miller, Samuel
Mishey, Jacob
Mohler, John
Mohler, Samuel
Monteeth, John
Morrison, George
Musselman, Christian Jr.
Musser, George
Mylin, Martin
Nagle, Richard
Palmer, Moses
Patterson, Alexander
Patterson, Robert
Peters, John
Prim, Henry
Rankin, James
Rea, James
Ream, Adam
Ream, George
Redsacker, George
Reed, Peter
Reigle, Martin
Reist, Peter
Reitzel, John
Reynolds, Samuel
Riddle, James
Riddle, John
Rogers, Thomas
Rohrer, Jacob
Rohrer, John
Royer, Philip
Rupley, John
Scott, David
Sensening, John
Sheaffer, John
Shearer, Jacob
Shindle, Peter
Shirk, Jacob Jr.
Shirk, Samuel
Shuman, Christian
Slaymaker, Amos A.
Sourbeer, Conrad
Spangler, John
Spera, Henry
St. John, Stephen
Stauffer, George
Stehman, Jacob
Steman, Christian
Sterret, James
Sterrett, James
Tripple, Joseph
Trout, David
Wallace, John
Waltz, Valentine
Warren, James
Way, Michael
Weaver, Samuel
Webb, Jonathan
Weiss, William
Werfell, Adam
Wiedman, John
Wissler, Rudy
Withers, George
Witwer, David
Witwer, Jonas
Wood, Jesse
Zahm, Matthias
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 1824 #056
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
004
Box Number
004
Notes
Never entered into Q & A.
Additional Notes
Court house.
Payment to jurors.
Kegerize, Jacob.
Latchem, Nathaniel.
Rankin, James.
McCullough, William.
Scott, David.
Graff, John.
Mylin, Martin.
Witwer, Jonas.
Sheaffer, John.
Buck, William.
Messencope, George.
Way, Michael.
Dorwart, Jonas.
Shindle, Peter.
Ihling, John.
St. John, Stephen.
Landis, Henry.
Bowman, William.
Barnet, Henry.
Eshbach, John.
Diffenderfer, Benjamin.
Mendenhall, Isaac.
Wood, Jesse.
Keller, Sebastian.
Monteeth, John.
Witwer, David.
Peters, John.
Brunner, Abram.
Reed, Peter.
Nagle, Richard.
Bachman, Christian.
Leibley, Jacob.
Long, Abram.
Lynch, Thomas.
Fass, Samuel.
Ream, George.
Getz, Daniel.
Boys, William.
Mishey, Jacob.
Shirk, Samuel.
Collins, James.
Rohrer, Jacob.
Holl, John.
Andrews, Arthur Jr.
Sterret, James.
Riddle, James.
Basler, Samuel.
Riddle, John.
Bollman, John.
Eby, Abraham.
Rupley, John.
Carman, Henry.
Getz, John Jr.
Long, Jacob Sr.
Harman, Daniel.
Brown, John.
Zahm, Matthias.
Hensel, Jacob.
Doebler, George.
Daily, George.
Benedict, Philip.
Heiss, George.
Palmer, Moses.
Conorry, Neel W.
King, Jacob.
Tripple, Joseph.
Axer, Jacob.
Graef, Matthias.
Becker, Christian Jr.
Bear, H.
Erb, John.
Wissler, Rudy.
Reist, Peter.
Kurtz, Christopher.
Ballance, John.
Hinkle, Jonathan.
Clark, Robert.
Huber, Joseph.
Howey, John.
Boyd, Nicholas.
Dietrich, Henry.
Martin, Samuel.
Barton, John.
Buckwalter, John.
Haverstick, George.
Shearer, Jacob.
Royer, Philip.
Martin, Christian.
Lefever, George.
Shirk, Jacob Jr.
Huber, John Esq.
Landis, Abraham Jr.
Doersh, John. City.
Mohler, John.
Evans, George.
Wallace, John.
Werfell, Adam.
Reitzel, John Esq.
McLenagan, Archiblad.
Hackman, John.
Conard, Abraham.
Wiedman, John.
Redsacker, George.
Getz, John.
Spangler, John.
Brubaker, Henry.
Landis, Joseph.
Webb, Jonathan.
Shuman, Christian.
Lichtentaler, Adolph.
Kinsey, Abel.
Hartman, Jacob.
Geyger, John.
Cobb, David.
Daniel, William.
Mohler, Samuel.
Sourbeer, Conrad.
Withers, George.
Gault, John.
Herr, Christian.
Brenneman, Jacob.
Musser, George.
Foltz, Adam.
Stauffer, George.
Leonard, John.
Mayer, George.
McDonald, Robert.
Christman, John.
Francissen, Christopher.
Algier, Michael.
Hubley, F. D.
Lovitt, Thomas.
Weiss, William.
Fordney, Philip.
Albright, George.
Bard, Daniel.
Rogers, Thomas.
Briceland, Benjamin.
Brunner, Casper.
Hartman, Henry.
Sensening, John.
Rea, James Esq.
Metz, Christian Jr.
Prim, Henry.
Miller, Samuel.
Harman, Daniel. City.
Morrison, George.
Kipp, Peter. City.
Long, Peter. City.
Trout, David.
Bear, Adam.
Bundel, Jacob. City.
Sterrett, James.
Holl, Daniel.
Houston, Thomas.
Weaver, Samuel.
Riddle, John. CIty.
McCaskey, John.
Brown, William.
Greybill, Isaac.
Steman, Christian.
Erisman, Christian.
Dorwart, Jonas. City.
Musselman, Christian Jr.
Boys, WIlliam. City.
Dehaven, Abraham.
Warren, James.
Gochenauer, Abraham.
Patterson, Alexander.
Lindemuth, Peter.
Hambright, George.
Reigle, Martin.
Andrews, Joseph.
Spera, Henry.
Koenigmacher, Benjamin.
Reynolds, Samuel.
Patterson, Robert.
Waltz, Valentine.
Slaymaker, Amos A.
Johnstone, James Esq.
Brown, Jeremiah Jr.
Eckert, George.
Rohrer, John.
McCalllister, Archibald.
Hecksrotte, Henry.
Culp, David.
Ream, Adam.
Becker, Henry.
Golden, Abraham.
Stehman, Jacob.
Eberman, Joseph.
Holl, Samuel.
Herr, Samuel.
1 item 18 pieces.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1826 F071
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
1826
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Webb, Jonathan
Webb, Rachel
Webb, Jonathan P.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Place
None
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1826 F071
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
001
Box Number
001
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Webb, Rachel.
Administrator: Webb, Jonathan P.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1830 F002 W
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1830
People
Webb, Joseph A.
Webb, Jonathan Park
Webb, Peter Washington
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Little Britain Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1830 F002 W
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
410
Box Number
410
Additional Notes
Second Decedant: Webb, Jonathan Park.
Webb, Peter Washington. Administrator.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
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Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1822 #039
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
1822
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Ankrim, Samuel
Ash, Phineas
Black, Robert
Boice, Abraham
Boyd, Samuel
Boyd, Stephen
Brown, Jeremiah
Bunting, William Sr.
Chambers, Alexander
Chambers, John
Coutston, Isacher
Dickey, Samuel
Fulton, Hugh
Fulton, Thomas
Furniss, Oliver
Gibson, John
Gibson, William
Hannah, John
Hill, John
Hutton, William
Jackson, Levin
Jimeson, John
King, Robert
King, Samuel
Kinny, Abel
Kirk, Josiah
Lynch, Christopher
Miller, Simon
Mooney, Daniel
Patterson, James
Patterson, Thomas
Pearson, Francis
Pennell, Robert
Ralston, Paul
Ramsey, James
Ramsey, Robert
Reynolds, Eli
Reynolds, Henry
Reynolds, Job
Reynolds, Richard
Reynolds, Samuel
Robinson, Joseph
Roney, Hercules
Sappington, John K.
Scott, William
Steward, Alexander
Webb, Jonathan
White, Job
Wilson, Benjamin
Wilson, Briston
Wilson, John
Wilson, Needham
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Prisons
Witness fees
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Manheim Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1822 #039
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
002
Box Number
002
Notes
Entered into Q&A Sep 4, 2003
Additional Notes
Prisons.
Witness fees in the case of David Montgomery, Esq. for misdemeanor in office.
Ankrim, Samuel.
Ash, Phineas.
Black, Robert.
Boice, Abraham.
Boyd, Samuel.
Boyd, Stephen.
Brown, Jeremiah.
Bunting, William Sr.
Chambers, Alexander.
Chambers, John.
Coutston, Isacher.
Dickey, Samuel.
Fulton, Hugh.
Fulton, Thomas.
Furniss, Oliver.
Gibson, John.
Gibson, William.
Hannah, John.
Hill, John.
Hutton, William.
Jackson, Levin.
Jimeson, John.
King, Robert.
King, Samuel.
Kinny, Abel.
Kirk, Josiah.
Lynch, Christopher.
Miller, Simon.
Mooney, Daniel.
Patterson, James.
Patterson, Thomas.
Pearson, Francis.
Pennell, Robert.
Ralston, Paul.
Ramsey, James.
Ramsey, Robert.
Reynolds, Eli.
Reynolds, Henry.
Reynolds, Job.
Reynolds, Richard.
Reynolds, Samuel.
Robinson, Joseph.
Roney, Hercules.
Sappington, John K.
Scott, William.
Steward, Alexander.
Webb, Jonathan.
White, Job.
Wilson, Benjamin.
Wilson, Briston.
Wilson, John.
Wilson, Needham.
1 item, 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1811 F054 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
1811
People
Webb, Jonathan
Holmes, Thomas
Morry, George
Patton, James
Kirk, Jacob
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: assault and battery
Ironmaster
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1811 F054 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Occupation: ironmaster.
Recognizance, assault and battery on Thomas Holmes.
Additional names: George Morry, James Patton, Jacob Kirk.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Bridge Records
Object ID
Bridge F0530 I001
Description Level
Item
Collection
Bridge Records
Description
Papers filed for construction and repair of bridges. The types of petitions presented to the Court of Quarter Sessions include: petitions for bridge construction and repair, petitions for inspections, and petitions for bridge funds. Other types of items include: specifications, proposals, and contracts for bridge construction and repair; bridge blueprints and plans; correspondence; bills for materials; and bridge condition reports. Many papers show date; court term and case number; names of petitioners, viewers, inspectors, and contractors; costs and fees; location of bridge; and name or number of bridge. The order and report of viewers documents are of particular interest as they usually include a copy of the original petition; the order and names of viewers to inspect the site; the public announcement for the viewers meeting; the report and recommendation of viewers, often with a drawing of the site and surrounding area; and the court decision.
System of Arrangement
Records are arranged by township, then chronologically within each township.
Year
none
People
Webb, Jonathan
Hayes
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Creek, Octoraro
Creeks
Octoraro Creek
Little Britain Twp.
Chester County
Forge, Jonathan Webb's
Forge
Tavern, Hayes'
Taverns
Hayes' Tavern
Peach Bottom, Fulton Twp.
Contracts
Bridges
Place
Little Britain Twp. and Chester County
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Bridge F0530 I001
Classification
RG 02-00 0324
Location
Archives
Container
008
Box Number
008
Additional Notes
[Little Britain Twp.] and Chester County
Location: Near Jonathan Webb's Forge on the road from Hayes' Tavern to Peach Bottom, Fulton Twp.
Document type: Contract and details of bridge construction.
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 #212
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
Webb, Jonathan
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Bridges
Drumore Twp.
Colerain Twp.
Pusey's Mill
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 1824 #212
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
004
Box Number
004
Notes
Date entered into Q & A was not recorded.
Additional Notes
Bridges
Drumore and Colerain townships
Payment for building a bridge over the Octoraro Creek near Pusey's Mill.
Webb, Jonathan.
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 1824 #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
Creator
County Commissioners
People
Webb, Jonathan
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Bridges
Manheim
Chickies Creek
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1824 #244
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
004
Box Number
004
Notes
Date entered into Q & A was not recorded.
Additional Notes
Bridges.
Payment for building a bridge on Chickies Creek near Manheim.
Webb, Jonathan.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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