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Manuscript Group 4
COUNTY RECORDS COLLECTION
1767-1918
23.5 cu. ft.



Various records of county, township, and municipal governments are contained in Manuscript Group 4.



ALLEGHENY COUNTY


  • Elizabeth Township (5th District)

  • BERKS COUNTY

  • Albany Township
  • Alscase Township
  • Dockets, 1806-1828. (5 volumes) {#4m.5}
  • Township Election Returns, Expense and Wage Book, 1846-1907. (1 volume) {#4m.6}


  • BRADFORD COUNTY

  • Election Returns, 1826, 1834. (2 items) {#4m.7}
  • Justices of the Peace, Transcripts of Legal Proceedings, 1837-1840. (38 items) {#4m.8}
  • Lucy Sherman's Affidavit and Receipt to County Commissioners, 1831. (1 item) {#4m.9}
  • Oaths of Assessors, 1813, 1814. (16 items) {#4m.10}

  • Tuscarora Township
    CUMBERLAND COUNTY

  • Tax Lists, Assessor's Duplicates, 1825. (8 volumes) {#4m.12}

    DAUPHIN COUNTY


  • County Commissioner's Records
  • Court of Common Pleas, Petition of the Inhabitants of Lykens, Mifflin and Upper Paxton Township, undated & Harrisburg, Joint Resolutions (file of Common Council, Nos. 967 and 969), 1888. (1 folder) {#4m.15}


  • Halifax Borough
  • Harrisburg
  • Hummelstown
  • Middletown
  • Wayne Township
  • FAYETTE COUNTY

  • Commissioner's Receipt, 1808. (1 item) {#4m.22}

    FRANKLIN COUNTY


  • Oaths of Officers, 1829-1841. (1 volume) {#4m.23}

  • Tax and Exoneration Lists

  • Unidentified Property Assessment List, 1866. (1 folder) {#4m.103}

    JEFFERSON COUNTY

  • Real Estate and Property Tax List, 1832. (1 item) {#4m.104}

    JUNIATA COUNTY

  • Board of Relief Minute Book, 1861-1865. (1 volume) {#4m.105}

    LANCASTER COUNTY

  • Communication to the Select and Common Councils of the City of Lancaster, by N. Lightner, Mayor, 1824. (1 item) {#4m.106}
  • Justice of the Peace Docket Book, 1784-1791. (1 volume) {#4m.107}
  • Lancaster Street Lottery Accounts and Minutes, 1797-1804. (5 items) {#4m.108}

  • Londonderry Township
    LEBANON COUNTY

  • Lebanon County Post Office, Accounts, 1822-1826. (1 volume) {#4m.110}
  • Justice of the Peace Docket Books, 1811-1905. (3 volumes) {#4m.111}

  • Lebanon Township
  • South Londonderry Township
  • Stumpstown Post Office Account, 1839-1841. (1 volume) {#4m.114}

    LUZERNE COUNTY

  • Lot Book, 1787. (1 volume) {#4m.115}
  • Copies of Land Surveys from the Surveyor General's Office, 1804, 1815, 1850, 1852. (1 folder) {#4m.116}


    NORTHAMPTON COUNTY

  • Commissioners Land-viewing Certificate, 1779. (1 item) {#4m.117}
  • Return of Unseated Lands, 1806. (1 item) {#4m.118}

    NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY

  • Will of Joseph Priestly, 1802. (1 item) {#4m.119}

    PERRY COUNTY

  • Sheriff's Receipt Book, 1832-1841. (1 volume) {#4m.120}

    PHILADELPHIA COUNTY

  • Minutes of Commissioners to Examine Witnesses Regarding Contested Election for Sheriff, 1806, 1807. (1 item) {#4m.121}
  • Indenture Book, ca.1795. (1 item) {#4m.122}
  • Philadelphia City Laws, 1789-1800. (1 volume) {#4m.123}

    POTTER COUNTY

  • Coudersport Borough

    SOMERSET COUNTY

  • Elk Lick Township

    SUSQUEHANNA COUNTY

  • Gibson Township
  • Court of Common Pleas, Newcomb vs. Rathburn, 1814, 1815. (1 folder) {#4m.127}
  • Register of Wills, Estate Papers, 1813-1849. (5 folders) {#4m.128}

  • UNION COUNTY

  • Buffalo Township
  • East Buffalo Township
    WASHINGTON COUNTY

  • Road Viewer's Records, 1785, 1796, 1812. (1 folder) {#4m.131}

    YORK COUNTY

  • Springfield Township




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