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Collection
Indictments
Object ID
NOV 1880 F044
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1880
People
Wright, William H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1880 F044
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
41.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
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
NOV 1880 F045
Description Level
Item
Collection
Indictments
System of Arrangement
Organized by Court of Quarter Sessions term.
Arranged by case number within each term.
Year
1880
People
Wright, William H.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
NOV 1880 F045
Parent Object ID
INDICTMENTS
Case Number
42.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0933
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Assaulting an officer
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
AUG 1856 F100 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
1856
People
Grider, M. R.
Potts, Harrison
Redman, Thomas
Overholtzer, Abraham
McPherson, Harvey
Clark, Alex Y.
Willis, Jacob
Wright, William
Clark, Scott
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
African-American
Charge: forcible entry and detainer
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AUG 1856 F100 QS
Case Number
101.000
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Also: Harrison Potts; Thomas Redman; Abraham Overholtzer; Harvey McPherson; Alex Y. Clark; Jacob Willis; William Wright; Scott Clark.
African-American.
Forcible entry and detainer.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1826 #661
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
Anderson, George
Anderson, Luisa
Anderson, Lusinda
Armstrong, Hannah
Beck, Eliza
Beck, Lincoln
Campbell, James
Campbell, Rachel
Clark, Creaton
Clark, Irwin
Clark, Mary
Clark, Sarah
Everly, David
Everly, Margret
Galloway, Joseph
Galloway, Ann
Galloway, Herriet
Gilbreath, Eliza
Gilbreath, James
Grahm, Eliza J.
Graham, Elizabeth
Graham, Mary
Grahm, Isabella
Grahm, James
Grahm, John
Grosh, Mary
Helton, George
King, Francis
King, Margret
King, Martha
King, Rachel
Margrim, Caroline
Margrim, David
Margrim, Eliza
Margrim, Jefferson
M'Collough, Nancy
M'Collough, Sarah
McCartney, George
McCartney, Leman
McCartney, Mary Jane
M'Neal, Lydia
M'Neal, Susan
M'Neal, Thomas
Ox, Mathias
Ox, Susanah
Phillips, David
Phillips, Thomas
Phillips, William
Plank, Joseph
Reynolds, Erastus
Welch, Anne
Welch, Sarah
Wright, Eliza
Wright, Mary
Wright, William
Woods, Hannah
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Colerain Twp.
Poor children
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Place
Colerain Twp.
Extent
70 boxes (35 cubic ft.)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1826 #661
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Location
Archives
Container
007
Box Number
007
Notes
Entered into Q & A Jan 5, 1996.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Anderson, George. Age 11.
Anderson, Luisa. Age 9.
Anderson, Lusinda. Age 7.
Armstrong, Hannah. Age 9.
Beck, Eliza, age 7.
Beck, Lincoln, age 9.
Campbell, James, age 9.
Campbell, Rachel, age 7.
Clark, Creaton, age 6.
Clark, Irwin, age 10.
Clark, Mary, age 8.
Clark, Sarah, age 12.
Everly, David, age 8.
Everly, Margret, age 10.
Galloway, Joseph. Father of Galloway, Ann, age 11; Galloway, Herrier, age 9.
Gilbreath, age 9.Eliza
Gilbreath, James, age 7.
Grahm, Eliza J. Age 10.
Graham, Elizabeth.
Graham, Mary.
Grahm, Isabella, age 9.
Grahm, James. Age 7.
Grahm, John, age 6.
Grosh, Mary, age 6.
Helton, George, age 7.
King, Francis, age 11.
King, Margret, age 9.
King, Martha, age 7.
King, Rachel, age 13.
Margrim, Caroline, age 9.
Margrim, David, age 13.
Margrim, Eliza, age 7.
Margrim, Jefferson, age 11.
M'Collough, Nancy, age 9.
M'Collough, Sarah, age 7.
McCartney, George. Father of McCartney, Leman, age 9; McCartney, Mary Jane, age 7.
M'Neal, Lydia, age 11.
M'Neal, Susan, age 7.
M'Neal, Thomas, age 10.
Ox, Mathias, age 12.
Ox, Susanah, age 10.
Phillips, David, age 7.
Phillips, Thomas, age 11.
Phillips, William, age 9.
Plank, Joseph, age 12.
Reynolds, Erastus, age 7.
Ward Hannah
Welch, Anne, age 7.
Welch, Sarah, age 9.
Wright, Eliza, age 11.
Wright, Mary, age 7.
Wright, William, age 9.
Woods, Hannah. Age 13.
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 1835 F009 W
Description Level
Item
Collection
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1835
People
Wright, Joseph
Wright, William M.
Herr, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Manor Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1835 F009 W
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Location
Archives
Container
410
Box Number
410
Additional Notes
Wright, William M.; Herr, John. Administrators.
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 1805 F001
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
1805
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Henrietta
Peggy
Wright, William
Wright, Harry
Wright, Henry
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
African-American
Enslaved persons
Affidavits
Queen Anne County, Maryland
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1805 F001
Case Number
13.000
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
Also: Peggy.
African-American.
Slaves.
Petitioner: Wright, William.
Filed against: Wright, Harry. Or Wright, Henry.
Affidavit.
Document from Queen Anne County, Maryland.
Habeas corpus, includes answer.
3 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1813 F026
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
1813
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Hammon, Hercules
Wright, William
Graeff, John
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
African-American
Charge: suspicion of being a runaway
Runaways
Jailor
Commitment papers
Affidavits
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1813 F026
Case Number
69.000
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
African-American.
Suspicion of being a runaway.
Petitioner: Wright, William.
Filed against: Graeff, John. His occupation: jailor.
Commitment paper.
Affidavit.
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
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1814 F019
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
1814
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Green, Jacob
Artemisa
Lovelace
Phyllis
Wright, William
Ringgold, James P.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
African-American
Enslaved persons
Affidavits
Habeas corpus
Interrogation questions
Order
Depositions
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1814 F019
Case Number
98.000
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
Also: Artemisa.
African-American
Slaves.
Documents include slaves named Lovelace and Phyllis.
Petitioner: Wright, William.
Filed against: Ringgold, James P.
Affidavit.
Habeas corpus, includes answer and decision.
Order to appear in court.
Interrogation questions.
Deposition.
6 items, 6 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1814 F021
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
1814
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Lovelace
Phillis
Wright, William
Ringgold, James P.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
African-American
Enslaved persons
Affidavits
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1814 F021
Case Number
100.000
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
Also: Phillis.
African-Americans.
Slaves.
Petitioner: Wright, William.
Filed against: Ringgold, James P.
Affidavit.
Habeas corpus, includes answer and decision.
2 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 1882 F102
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
1882
Creator
Register of Wills
People
Wright, John
Wright, Elizabeth
Wright, Marshall
Wright, 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 1882 F102
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Location
Archives
Container
013
Box Number
013
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Wright, Elizabeth.
Administrators: Wright, Marshall; Wright, William.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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