LancasterHistory Research Collections

Collection
Collateral Appraisements
Object ID
COLLATERAL APPRAISEMENTS
Description Level
Fonds
Collection
Collateral Appraisements
Description
Appraisements of real estate for inheritance tax. Some personal property appraisals are also included. Appraisals include: name of decedent; location and description of real estate; description of personal property; valuation of real estate and personal property; and assessed tax. May also include names of heirs. Arranged chronologically by year, then alphabetically by first letter of decedent's last name. Handwritten; from 1886, handwritten on printed forms.
System of Arrangement
Arranged chronologically by year, then alphabetically by first letter of decedent's last name.
Date of Accumulation
1849-1913
Creator
Register of Wills
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Extent
16 boxes (8 cubic feet)
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
COLLATERAL APPRAISEMENTS
Classification
RG 03-00 0312
Location
Archives
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
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