CODORUS TOWNSHIP, YORK COUNTY, PA (VOLUME 1), NEAL OTTO HIVELY, 1988, 2000, 113 pages, ISBN 0-9638435-4-0. (5 1/2 by 8 1/2, laminated paperback) $8.00 retail.
ALL ORIGINAL RESEARCH! Not to be found anywhere else !
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
How to interpret this summary; Historical significance of this connected draft; A note on the spelling of family names; Early county roads in the area; Listing of individual survey tracts; General Index.
This book fully summarizes the process by which early colonial settlers secured warranted lands from the Proprietors of Pennsylvania. Original warrant-surveys #1 to #422, numbered sequentially are detailed.
Extent of geographic research: all of Codorus Township, York County, PA; boundary survey tracts with North Codorus, Springfield, Shrewsbury, Heidelberg and Manheim Townships. Codorus Township is bounded on the south by the Mason-Dixon Line with Maryland.
Index lists some 568 colonial and early settler - family names; 239 property tract names; full source listings from the Pennsylvania Historic and Museum Commission, Harrisburg; and the Historical Society of York, PA are included.
Map 1-4: Codorus Township (consolidate) - 36 by 48 inch, four color map of the township, cross indexed by survey number to this volume. $20.00.
GO TO TOWNSHIPS PAGE - to see where this township is located in York county
Maps are 24 by 36 inches, blueprint. Scale is 1" = 825'