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African American records collection

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Corporate Author
Lancaster County Historical Society (Pa.).
Call Number
MG-240, Archives South
  1 website  
Corporate Author
Lancaster County Historical Society (Pa.).
Physical Description
.5 cubic ft.
Summary
Collection contains an index to the Slave Registers, Mayor's Register of Coloured Persons or Negro Entry Book, and returns filed within the county. There are official records for slaves and their children in Lancaster County, as well as freemen within Lancaster City. Also includes bills of sale, a manumission paper, and a certificate for free persons of color.
Rights
May not be photocopied.
Notes
Finding aid available at LancasterHistory.org.
Subjects
Lancaster County (Pa.) - Court of Quarter Sessions.
African Americans
Slavery - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Slaveholders - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Slave records - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Free African Americans - Pennsylvania - Lancaster County.
Additional Author
Hopkins, Leroy Taft, Jr.
Location
Lancaster History Archive - Manuscript Group
Call Number
MG-240, Archives South
Websites
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Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1795 F005 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
1795
People
Hildebrand, Adam
Habecker, Daniel
Frederick, Philip
Leib, John
Leib, Jacob
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: assault and battery
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1795 F005 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Also Daniel Habecker.
List of recognizance.
Charged with assault and battery on John and Jacob Leib.
Additional name: Philip Frederick.
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
FEB 1795 F006 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
1795
People
Atlee, William
Jorton, John
Jordan, John
Melone, Henry
Shreiner, Martin
Burg, Richard
Moore, George
Fehl, Jacob
Grece, John
Waggoner, George
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: stealing
Charge: threatening a person
African-American
Clockmakers
Servants
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1795 F006 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
List of recognizance.
First defendant: African-American boy.
Charged with stealing.
Additional names: William Atlee, John Jorton or John Jordan, Henry Melone, and Martin Shreiner, occupation: clockmaker.
Second defendant: Richard Burg.
Charged with threatening George Moore and Jacob Fehl.
Additional names: John Grece, George Waggoner.
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
FEB 1795 F007 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
1795
People
Philip, Abraham
Snyder, Catharine
Snyder, Christoph
Smith, Barbara
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: assault and battery
Earl Twp.
Weavers
Place
Earl Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1795 F007 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Occupation: Weaver.
Examinations of Barbara Smith, Catharine Snyder, wife of Christoph Snyder.
Defendant charged with assault and battery.
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
FEB 1795 F008 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
1795
People
Philip, Abraham
Snyder, Catharine
Snyder, Christoph
Lightner, William
Hinkle, Jonathan
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Recognizance
Charge: assault and battery
Earl Twp.
Weavers
Place
Earl Twp.
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1795 F008 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Occupation: weaver.
Recognizance, charged with assault and battery on Catharine Snyder, wife of Christoph Snyder.
Additional names: William Lightner, Jonathan Hinkle.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1795 F009 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
1795
People
Kendrick, John
Craver, Philip
Verns, Valentine
Swartz, John
White, William
Craig, David
Galbaugh, John
Frey, Peter
Finkel, John
Bush, John
Hart, John
Shire, Ann
Scott, Alexander
Daisert, Joseph
Funk, John
Bower, Samuel
Wilson, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Liquor License
Returns
Conestoga Twp.
Cocalico Twp.
Drumore Twp.
Donegal Twp.
Earl Twp.
Lampeter Twp.
Leacock Twp.
Mount Joy Twp.
Rapho Twp.
Strasburg Twp.
Sadsbury Twp.
Constables
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1795 F009 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Treasurer's return, list of persons recommended to keep public houses.
Names: John Kendrick, Philip Craver, Valentine Verns, John Swartz, William White, David Craig, John Gallbaugh, Peter Frey, John Finckel, John Bush, John Hart, Ann Shire, Alexander Scott, Joseph Daisert, John Funk, Samuel Bower, William Wilson.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1795 F010 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
1795
People
Philips, Abraham
Snyder, Catharine
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: assault and battery
Grand Inquests
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1795 F010 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Grand Inquests, charged with assault and battery on Catharine Snyder.
Occupation: weaver.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1795 F011 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
1795
People
Peck, Peter
Martin, James
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: nuisance
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1795 F011 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Also: James Martin.
Process, charged with nuisance.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1795 F012 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
1795
People
Hernly, Isaac
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: nuisance
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1795 F012 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Process, charged with nuisance.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Less detail
Collection
Quarter Sessions
Object ID
FEB 1795 F013 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
1795
People
Ferree, Samuel
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Quarter Sessions
Charge: tippling house
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
FEB 1795 F013 QS
Classification
RG 02-00 0908
Location
Archives
Additional Notes
Process, charged with keeping a tippling house.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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