Grill Family Papers, 1823-1925

Call Number:  MG-559

1 box     10 folders     .25 cubic ft.

Repository:  LancasterHistory.org (Lancaster, Pa.)

Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 12

Description:  This collection contains deeds and land drafts for property in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County; an estate inventory for John Miller; letters of administration for the estate of John Grill; a warrant for John Grill to collect the school tax for East Cocalico School District; and receipts pertaining to a court case between Adam Grill and Martin Althouse. Some of the documents involve the property of Muddy Creek Church.

Creator:  Grill family.

Conditions for Access:  No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions:  Collection may not be photocopied. Please contact Research Staff or Archives Staff with questions.

Language:  English

Source of Acquisition:  Gift of Gary Hawbaker, 29 January 2010.

Administrative History:  Organized and finding aid prepared by JP, June-July 2012.

 

 

Folder 1  Estate inventory for John Miller, late of Cocalico Township., Lancaster County. 4 April 1823.

 

Folder 2  Deed between Reuben and Catharine Wolfkill and Daniel Zinn for a house and land in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. 2 April 1855.

Deed between George S. Wise and Christian and Leah Smith and Daniel Zinn for pasture land in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. 29 March 1881.

Deed between A. D. and Susan Oberholzer and Adam Grill for land in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. 25 October 1910.

 

Folder 3  Land drafts for properties in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. Adjoined by Jacob Lead, Henry Becker, Jacob Fry, Jacob Moyer and George Moyer, and William Lead; later adjoined by Wil. Fry, I. Slabach, John Fry, Daniel Hoffman, P. P. Ansel. Two early drafts by John Wilson in May 1839.

 

Folder 4  Deed between Jacob Lead and John Gockley, administrators of George Lead, and Phillip Roth for land in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. 1 April 1840. (in fragile condition)

 

Folder 5  Deed between P. P. and Ella Ansel and H. R. Roth for land in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. 3 July 1915.

Articles of agreement between H. K. Roth and Adam Grill regarding a tract of land in East Cocalico Township and Brecknock Township. 17 May 1916.

Deed between H. K. and Ellen Roth and Adam Grill for land, partly farm and partly wooded, in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. 1 July 1916.

 

Folder 6  Deed between Eliza Heft and John M. Fry for two tracts of land in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. 4 April 1900.

Deed between Eliza Fry and John and Ellen Fry, heirs of John M. Fry, and P.P. Ansel for land partly in East Cocalico Township and partly in Brecknock Township, Lancaster County. 1 April 1915.

 

Folder 7  Deed between Daniel and Catharine Hershberger and John Grill for a house and 100 acres in East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. 1 April 1873.

Deed between Henry Lausch and Martin Althouse of the Lutheran & German Reformed Congregations of Muddy Creek Church and Adam L. Grill for lot no. 106 in Muddy Creek Church Cemetery. 2 January 1912.

Deed between J. Melvin and Suey Oberholtzer and Adam Grill for land on the northwest side of Main Street, Reamstown, East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. 8 June 1951.

Letters of administration granted to Adam Grill, S. L. Grill and John H. Witmer for the estate of John Grill, late of East Cocalico Township. 2 June 1917.

 

Folder 8 Release between Jacob Lorah’s heirs and John Grill. East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. 26 June 1893.

Release between heirs of John Shimp and Adam Grill. East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. 26 April 1911.

 

Folder 9 Warrant for John Grill to collect school tax. East Cocalico School District, Lancaster County. No date.

Bond between Adam Grill, Jr. and Adam Grill, Sr. 1 May 1805.

 

Folder 10 Maud Reddig received payment of Adam Grill for judgment against Martin Althouse. Stevens, PA. 1 April 1925.

John B. Harting, for Muddy Creek Reformed Congregation, received payment of Adam Grill for judgment against Martin Althouse. Stevens, PA. 1 April 1925.

Charles R. Overholser, for Jesse Miller, received payment of Adam Grill for judgment against Martin Althouse. Stevens, PA. 1 April 1925.

Samuel P. [Wolfskill], clerk, received payment of Adam Grill for judgment of O. Martin Lebo and Martin Althouse. 1 April 1925.

Abm. [Mentz], cashier, received payment of Adam Grill for judgment against Martin Althouse. Denver, PA. [April 1925]

Martin Althouse received payment of Adam Grill for partial payment on farm. 20 August 1924.