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Lancaster County Misc books 1836 to 1838

BEAR, Henry

pg 66

BEAR, Henry 66, 141, 231, 241, 258, 264, 280, 331, 440 Martin Schwar and Christian Heistand produce administration account

BEAR, John S

pg81

petition of Catherine widow of John of E. Hempfield who left 2 children Andrew 7 Mary Ann 6. She request Michael Lehn (her father of manhiem twp) as guardian for children - granted

BAIR, Joel

pg 81

Petition of Jacob Hershey a minor abt 20 yr old having some money to receive from estate of his wifes father request his father to be guardian his father John Hershey of Leacock appointed

BAIR, Joel

pg 106

declaration filed see vault

BAIR, Joel

pg 116

BARR, Jacob

pg 116

petition of undersigned who intermarried with Elizabeth dau of Jacob Barr - 10 nov 1834 will want Admin John Spangler and Henry Eagle to settle account - East Donagal twp

BAIR, Joel

pg 121

Jacob Eby & John Barr admin of Joel of Leacock produce admin account

John George ZORBACH

pg130

John J. STEELE dec'd

June 1837 pg130 , 131

Jacob Newswangner and John Hess administrators of John J. Steele late of Drumore Township the county of Lancaster Yeoman deceased having stated and filed in the Registers office at Lancaster the Administration account on the estate of the said deceased and legal notice there of being given by the same register a copy of the same is now produced to the court for confirmation whereby it appears that the said account was duly passed by the said Register and that remains a balance in favour of said accountant of 121.88. The court on due examination thereof and advisment had thereon approve of and confirm the same and direct that said balance be charged against the estate of said deceased in favour of said account

John SCHUDY dec'd

June 1837 pg 131

Jacob & Eliz. SMITH deceased

June 1837 pg 131

BEAR, Henry

pg 141 thru 145

petition of Abraham Bear & Abraham Gockley Admin of Henry late of Cocalico Henry died Mo of Feb 1837 widow Catherine and mother Julianna He died with no issue. Land bequeathed to him by his father Abraham sen dec'd - he was to support Julianna - land described - want to sell lots 2 3 and 4 to pay debts

BIER, Peter & Elizabeth

pg 145

insistence of Elizabeth Bowsman for Peter Bier Admin of Elizabeth Bier to settle estate. He is also Admin for Peter

BARR, Jacob

pg 192

John Spangler & Henry Engle produces administration account

BIER, Peter & Elizabeth

pg 197

John J. STEEL dec'd

October 1837 page 201

abstract

Petition of John Hess & Jacob Newswenger admin of estate of John J. Steele late of Drumore twp

John J. Steele lately died intestate leaving a widow and on child

without leaving sufficent personal estate to cover debts

pray to sell real Estate

220 acres in Drumore township 2 story log dwelling house & wood barn in bad repair

court grants the same

John MYLIN dec'd

October 1837 page 201

rule to take disposition , see in vault

BEIR, Mary

listed as 203

not 203

BEAR, Henry

pg 231

Abraham and Henry admin - discription of land (2 pages) order awarded to sell land

BEAR, Henry

pg 241

died intestate widow Catherine Admin Abraham Bear & Abraham Gockley order of sale of land

BARR, Abraham

pg 255

Henry Hershour & Joseph Kendig admin produce administration account

BIER, Peter & Elizabeth

pg 257

Peter Bier produces administration account

BEAR, Henry

pg 258

Petition of Abraham of Cocalico twp eldest brother & heir of Henry of Cocalico states Henry died intestate 14 feb 1837 widow Catherine since intermarried with James Reibien & mother Julianna(widow) has since died He has 3 sisters Susanna Eberly widow of David Elizabeth wife of Jacob Bauman Catherine widow of Samuel Eberly & 1 brother - petitioner Abraham

BARR, Jacob

pg 262

Petition of Thomas Johnston intermarried with Elizabeth dau of Jacob Barr (of Maytown) petitions that John Barr minor of dec'd needs a guardian Jacob Zeigler appointed

BEAR, Henry

pg 264

Order for land to be sold Abraham Bear & Abraham Gockley Admin

KENDIG, John

January 1838 pg 274

McCULLOUGH, Wiliam

January 1838 pg 274

petition of Nancy McCullough minor under 14, sister Isabella McCullough John Kendig uncle appointed guardian,

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McCULLOUGH, William

January 1838 pg 275

petition of Sarah McCullough & Robert minors above 14, uncle John King appointed

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ADAM, George

January 1838 pg 275

BURKHOLDER, John & CHARLES, Susan

January 1838 pg 275

KAUFFMAN, Jacob

January 1838 pg 275

January 1838 pg 275

January 1838 pg 275

BEAR, Henry

pg 280

land sold sheriff

BEAR, Henry

pg 331

Abraham Bear & Abraham Gockley Admin expose land to sale order of sale

BARR, Jacob

pg 365

rule to take disposition see vault May 1838 Rule to take depositions, see in vault

John HASTINGS dec'd

May 1838, page365

Report of auditon, see in vault

Jacob BARR dec'd

May 1838, page365

Rule to take depositions, see in vault

John BEIDLER dec'd

May 1838, page365

Report of auditon, see in vault

same dec'd

Report of auditon, see in vault

George ACKERMAN dec'd

May 1838, page365

Alias Order

John STEEL dec'd

May 1838, page365

On the petition of Theodosia B. Steel Widow of John Steele late of Drumore township, Lancaster county deceased

Respectfully represents that your petioner said husband died intestate leaving your petitioner his widow and an only child William Steel now about nine years old and for whom your petitioner has been appointed guardian that the personal estate of said dec'd was insufficent for the payment of his debts and his administrator Jacob Newswanger and John Hess obtained an order for sale of decedants real estate for the payment of the remaining debts dec'd and sold the same and have settled up the estate where on it appears after payment of the debts there is a balance remaining for distribution of about three thousand dollars subject to one claim not yet asertained the interest of one third of which is to be paid your petioner during life and the rest to the ? child of your petitioner which said principal sum is to remain in the possess of your petitioner as guardian for a time and is not now to be paid over and your petitioner being desirious as well for her own interest as that of her child of safly investing the same she therefore prays your honors to permit her by the administration at the rate of six per cent payable annually upon him or heir giving good real security for the payment of the said principal and interest

Petition read and court order and decree that the prayer of the petitioner be granted and that the said guardian loan such sum of many as may

William STEELE

June 1838, page 388

On the petition of Adminis. C.T.A. of William Steele Esq. of Drumore township in said county dec'd Respectfully represent that their supplementary and final admin. account on the estate of said dec'd was confirmed by said court December 16, 1833 exhibiting a balance in favor of accountants $757.10 chargeable on the Real Estate of said dec'd That said testor by his last will dated 3 Sept. 1821 devised to his son John J. Steel his mannor four in said township containing about 243 acre and he directed his executors settle that part of his farm purchased from Joseph Lawrence and divide the proceeds equally among his daughters who were 6 in number which the accountants according by sold for 1790.77

The said accountants pray the said court to decree what contribution shall be made by the said dec'd (or their legal representatives) $757.10 with interest from 16 December 1833 the said John J. Steele died intestate and his admin. are Jacob Newswanger and John Hess petition read and the court decree

Mary Ann KAUFFMAN

June 1838, page 388

BARR, George

pg 426

Petition of John Barr Admin of George last of heirs Sarah received distribution He wants discharged of duties as Administrator

BEAR, Henry

pg 440

BARR, Jacob

pg 450

report of auditors see vault


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