MG 778 - Martindale, Mary Ellen Collection

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Scope and Content

The collection contains ten deeds for property, 1770-1854, two surveys of land, a patent, and other legal documents.

The deeds include:

Beech Island from Thomas and Richard Penn to Daniel Shelley, 1770;

Adam Ekart and wife to Samuel Weir, 150 acres in Paxton Township, 1790;

Daniel Shelley and wife to Naphthali Jones, 98 acres and more in Newberry Twp., York County

John Shelley and wife to Wendel Shelley, 14 acres, part of Beech Island, 1804;

Wendel Shelley and wife to John Shelley, 14 acres, part of Beech Island, 1804;

Mary Hanna to Samuel Good, lot of ground in Swatara Township, 1822;

Mary Hanna to Valentine Hummel, lot of ground in Swatara Township, 1822;

John Shelley and wife to John Shelley, Jr., two tracts of land in Newberry Twp, York Co., 1827;

Mary and James Wier to John Roberts, 5 acres of land in Susquehanna Twp., 1833;

John Adams and wife to Benjamin Clark, 100 acres in Northampton Twp., Burlington County, New Jersey, 1854;

The surveys includes Beech Island between Shellys and Smith Islands in the River Susquehanna, 1770;

Land in Newberry Township, York County, lot of ground allotted to David Prunk, 1809.

A patent granted by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to Jacob Roop for 158 acres, 48 perches in Derry Township, 1811.

A release by Obediah Jennings and wife to John Rudy, a house and land in Borough of Middletown, 1832.

A mortgage by Amos Garverick to Joseph Strominger for a lot of ground with building in Harrisburg, 1855.

Date(s): 1770-1855

Extent: 1 box, 15 folders, 16 enclosures