PENNSYLVANIA ORIGINAL LAND RECORDS SERIES FOR YORK COUNTY, PA

 

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'

  links to other related pages:

GO TO COLONIAL FAMILY NAME INDEX LINK PAGE

CODORUS TOWNSHIP COLONIAL NAME INDEX

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