Herbst: Dr. Charles Herbst Papers, 1830-1865

Call Number: MG-725

1 box     4 folders

Repository:  LancasterHistory (Organization); PV7

Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 15

Scope and Content Note:  This collection contains the estate papers and financial documents of Dr. Charles Herbst.

Creator:  Herbst, Charles, 1782-1865.

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:  Unknown.

Custodial History (Provenance):  Documents were transferred from the Document Collection, Box 5, Folders 6, 7, 8 and 12 in May 2014.

Biographical Information:  Dr. Charles Herbst is buried at Woodward Hill Cemetery, Lancaster, PA. In May 1813, he served as surgeon in Major Humes’ Lancaster Battalion.

Accruals:  No further accruals are expected.

Preferred Citation:  Dr. Charles Herbst Papers (MG-725), Folder #, LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pa.

Processing History:  Processed and finding aid prepared by PH, July 2014. This collection has been documented, preserved and managed according to professional museum and archives standards. The collection was cataloged using DACS conventions.

 

Folder 1 Estate papers

A memorandum of the division of Trust Interest in the hands of F. Sener and N. Ellmaker, executors of Dr. Charles Herbst, interest due to Mrs. Bates, Mrs. Harman and Mrs. Longenecker, 1865

A more detailed memorandum of the division of Trust Interest in the hands of F. Sener and N. Ellmaker, executors of Dr. Charles Herbst, interest due to Mrs. Bates, Mrs. Harman and Mrs. Longenecker, part of this document is illegible due to fading,1864,1865

An extract from the account filed on Dr. Herbst’s estate Aug. 2, 1865

An account for the estate of Dr. Herbst, 1865

A receipt from William Beates for the estate of Dr. C. Herbst.

 

Folder 2 Receipts, Contracts and Promissory Notes

A contract to sell land in Rapho Twp. from the estate of Henry Herbst by executors Charles Herbst and William Bates to Edward Bird Grubb of Rapho Ironmaster, 1831

A receipt for a debt by John Longenecker to Nathaniel Bart paid by Charles Herbst, 1830

A promissory note to Dr. Charles Herbst from M. Bruner, 1844

A promissory note to Dr. Charles Herbst from Jacob Huber, witness H. G. Long, 1843

A receipt of Mrs. Elizabeth Herbst by John Longenecker, witnessed Charles Herbst and William Beates, 1833

A receipt of Henry Herbst by Jacob Wisler, other names on document are John Wisler and Charles Herbst, 1823

A promissory note to Dr. Charles Herbst from Arthur Armstrong, 1847

A promissory note to The Lancaster Bank from Charles Herbst, 1849

A promissory note to Dr. Charles Herbst from William Kirkpatrick, 1860

A promissory note to C. Geiger from Charles Herbst, 1857

 

Folder 3 Deed to Lot 515 in Lancaster Cemetery

A deed to lot 515 in the Lancaster Cemetery to Charles Herbst, 1849, transferred to Mrs. Ann Bates, Mrs. Susan Harman and Mrs. Catharine Longenecker, 1867

 

Folder 4 Bonds

A bond for $6,000 of Samuel Keller to Dr. Charles Herbst, 1846

A judgment bond for $680, Samuel Keller to Dr. Charles Herbst 1847