Leaman Family Papers, 1783-1855

Call Number: MG-726

1 box     7 folders     .2 cubic ft.

Repository: LancasterHistory.org (Organization)

Shelving Location: Archives South, Side 15

Description: This collection contains papers pertaining to several Leaman family members many of them are financial records, and a few are legal documents. It is not known what relationships exist among the various people in these documents and if the same name in the different documents refer to the same person.

Creator: Leaman 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: Source unknown. Transferred from the Document Collection, June 2014.

Administrative History: Processed and finding aid prepared by PH, August 2014.

 

 

Folder 1 Receipts, Peter, Henry and Jacob Leman

A receipt for County Tax paid by Jacob Leman, brewer 1830

A receipt for dry goods paid by Henry Lehman, 1829

A receipt for postage paid by Henry E. Lemon, 1838

A receipt for debt paid by Peter Leman, 1803

 

Folder 2 Letter, lot plan and receipts, for John Leaman

A letter from John Leaman to his brother Henry Leaman on the reverse side is an account of payment on a bond, 1827

A lot plan for land in Paradise Twp. for Rev. Dr. John Leman, 1855

A receipt for John Leaman from John Brown and William T. Brown, no date

A receipt for John Leaman from David Stoutzenberger, 1819

A receipt for John Leaman from John Whiteside, 1828

A receipt for John Leaman from A Wiley, 1829

A receipt for John Leaman from James Wiley, 1828

A receipt for Mr. Leaman from Kirkpatrick Co. for dry goods, no date

A receipt for Mr. Leaman from Moderwell & Andrews for dry goods, 1829

A receipt for Mr. John Leaman from Moderwell & Andrews for dry goods, 1828

 

Folder 3 Papers of Christian Leaman

A bond of Christian Leaman to Peter Ferree and John Shertz (spelled Shirts on this document) for the debt of his father and mother’s estate (Daniel and Hannah Leaman), 1791

A bond of Christian Leaman to Peter Ferree And John Shertz for one hundred and thirty pounds four shillings and two pence the debt of his father and mother’s estate (Daniel and Hannah Leaman), 1791

A bond of Christian Leaman to Peter Ferree And John Shertz for two hundred and twenty seven pounds ten shillings and ten pence the debt of his father and mother’s estate (Daniel and Hannah Leaman), 1791

A bond of Christian Leaman to Peter Ferree And John Shertz for one hundred and seventy six pounds four shillings and six pence the debt of his father and mother’s estate (Daniel and Hannah Leaman), 1795

An account of transactions between Christian Leaman and David Stoutzenbarger, 1819 and 1820

A receipt for Dr. Mr. C. Leaman from A. K. Russel for tuition of son, etc., May 1826

A receipt for Dr. Mr. C. Leaman from A. K. Russel for tuition of son, etc., May-August 1826

A receipt for Dr. Mr. C. Leaman from A. K. Russel for tuition of son, etc., November and December 1826, January-April 1827

A receipt for Dr. Mr. C. Leaman from A. K. Russel for tuition of son, etc., May-September 1827

A receipt for Dr. Mr. C. Leaman from A. K. Russel for tuition of son, etc., October-December 1827

A bill from the Lancaster County Academy for Christian Leaman, tuition for his son and fuel, 1828

A receipt for Christian Leaman from the Academy, 1828

A bill from the Lancaster County Academy for Christian Leaman, tuition for his son and fuel, 1829

A bond of John Wagner, Jacob Bitty, Martin Wagner and George Wagner to Christian Leaman, 1826

A note from Christian Leaman to pay Sarah Kinzer $866, 1826

A receipt of $14.40 from Christian Leaman by Henry Kinzer, 1829

A receipt by Christian Leaman from Peter Ferree, 1789

A receipt for Mr. Christian Leaman from Moderwell & Andrews for dry goods, 1829

A note from Samuel Leaman to pay Christian Leaman 15 pounds money, 1810

A receipt of Christian Leaman for James Ketton, Gap and Newport turnpike, 1816

Eight receipts of payment by Christian Leaman for the estate of David Stoutzenberger to Jacob Duchman, Henry C. Swartz, 1824 and 1825

 

Folder 4 Papers of Daniel Leaman, d. 1783

A receipt of Peter Ferree and John Sherts for the estate of Daniel Leaman by Samuel Leaman, 1783

An account of money paid Hannah Leaman widow of Daniel Leaman and his son Christian Leaman by Peter Ferree executor of Daniel Leaman’s estate, 1783 -1786

A receipt of Peter Ferree executor of Daniel Leaman’s estate by Everard Gruber for drawing a mortgage of Christian Leaman, 1791

 

Folder 5 Papers of Daniel Leaman 1800’s

An account of Daniel Leaman to John Wagener, 1816-1818

A document granting Adam Neher power of attorney for Daniel Leaman in Sicking County, Ohio, 1823

A bond of indemnity for Daniel Leaman, Jacob Ritz, Martin Wagner and George Wagner to Christian Leaman, 1827

An account of John Wagoner with entries for Daniel Leaman and his wife Mary, other names included are John Wagoner, Henry Brackbill and Adam Neher, 1809–1817

An appointment of John Wagner as substitute in power of attorney for Adam Neher, other names on document are Jasper Slaymaker, M. Caffee, L. H. Bancroft, A. G. Caffee and Christian Leaman, 1826

 

Folder 6 Papers of Mr. Leaman 1826, 1827, 1828

Receipt from Mr. Leaman to M. W. Tillie, 1827

Receipt from Mr. Leaman to John Whiteside, 1828

Receipt from Mr. Leaman to A. M. Russel, 1826

Receipt from Mr. Leaman to Robert Russel, 1828

Receipt from Mr. Leaman to John Whiteside, 1829

 

Folder 7 Leaman Papers 1794 – 1819

A letter to Christian Leaman Paradise post office from Daniel Leaman portage Newark, other names in letter Joseph Leaman, the widow Wagoner, no date

Christian Leaman’s (Lampeter Twp.) judgment bond for the annual dower of Hannah Leaman, other names: John Sherts (Strasburg Twp.), Daniel Leaman, Samuel Lefever, Susanna Sherts, 1794

Christian Leaman’s (Lampeter Twp.) Indemnifying bond for the annual dower of Hannah Leaman, names: John Sherts (Strasburg Twp.), Daniel Leaman, Samuel Lefever, Susanna Sherts, 1794

Bond of Christian Leaman innkeeper Strasburg Twp. to John Whitehill of Strasburg Twp., names: David Watson, Samuel Watson, James Gault

Receipt Hannah Leaman of Christian Leaman form the estate of Daniel Leaman, John Leaman witness, 1807

A note from Isaac Leaman and Samuel Leaman to Christian Leaman for $100, witnesses Nancy Leaman & Elizabeth Leaman, 1810

A receipt from John Leaman for Samuel Leaman (miller) by Christian Leaman, 1812

A letter from John Wagoner to Christian [Chrstly] Leaman, other name mentioned Daniel Leaman, 1818

Power of attorney Daniel Leaman to Christian Leaman in the matter of the will of John Waggoner, Daniel Leaman is described as a house carpenter married to Marry Waggoner daughter of John Waggoner late of Bart Twp., witnesses William Spurrier and Sam Carpenter, 1818

Received of Christian Leaman $19.44 for cutting and putting David Stoutzeberger’s grain ready for hauling in the barn, signature not determined, 1819