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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
APR 1870 F025 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
1870
People
Wright, Charles F.
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: larceny
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1870 F025 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Larceny.
Case numbers: 24, 25.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1873 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
1873
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Wright, Charles F.
Mentzer, John W.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1873 F002
Case Number
70.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
Archives
Container
011
Box Number
011
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 false pretense and default of bail.
Petitioner: Wright, Charles F.
Filed against: Mentzer, John W. Occupation: prisonkeeper.
Petition.
Warrant of commitment.
Habeas corpus, includes decision.
Return, includes copy of warrant of commitment.
4 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
AUG 1870 F022
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1879
People
Wright, Charles F.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1870 F022
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
22.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Felonious assault and battery.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
APR 1870 F035
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1870
People
Wright, Charles F.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charge: larceny
Indictments
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1870 F035
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
36.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Larceny.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
APR 1870 F036
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1870
People
Wright, Charles F.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charge: larceny
Indictments
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1870 F036
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
37.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Larceny.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
APR 1873 F055 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
1873
People
Wright, Charles F.
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: obtaining goods under false pretenses
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1873 F055 QS
Case Number
58.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Obtaining goods under false pretenses.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1874 F084
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
1874
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Wright, Catharine G.
Mayer, B. W.
Baker, M. B.
Wright, Charles F.
Baker, Andrew O.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Place
None
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1874 F084
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
010
Box Number
010
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncers: Mayer, B. W.; Baker, M. B.; Wright, Charles F.
Administrator: Baker, Andrew O.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
AUG 1870 F070 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
1870
People
Wright, Charles F.
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: assault and battery
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1870 F070 QS
Case Number
88.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Assault and battery.
2 items, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
APR 1873 F001
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1873
People
Wright, Charles F.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charge: false pretenses
Indictments
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
APR 1873 F001
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
1.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
False Pretenses.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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