PENNSYLVANIA ORIGINAL LAND RECORDS SERIES FOR YORK COUNTY, PA

  WEST MANHEIM AND PENN TOWNSHIPS, YORK COUNTY, PA (VOLUME 3), NEAL OTTO HIVELY, with an introduction by Dr. Charles H. Glatfelter, PhD, 1989, 95 pages. (paperback 5 1/2 by 8 1/2) $8.00 retail.

Original, never-before published materials!

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Same as above, plus - Warrants, surveys and patent process of township lands; early Maryland Land grant - Digges Choice; The Temporary Line dividing Pennsylvania and Maryland; The Mason - Dixon Line; Early Heidleberg Township; Mary Ann Furnace; The York - Adams County (survey) line; St. David's (Sherman's) Union Church [1753] (with a listing of the earliest members indexed to their warranted lands, showing their proximity to the church.)

This work summarizes survey tracts #654 to 761, including other boundary tracts common with Manheim, and Heidleberg townships. Some 442 early colonial settlers are indexed; 68 survey tract names are indexed. Full sources listings are included. Boundary tracts with Manheim and Heidleberg Townships are included to bring a full settlement perspective to the township settlement. West Manheim township is bounded on the south by the Mason - Dixon line with Maryland.

Maps 9-11, CAD consolidated, 36 by 48 inches, bond paper, four colors; $20.00.

TOWNSHIPS PAGE - to see where these townships are located in York county. 

It may take a while, but there are a lot of names listed:

WEST MANHEIM AND PENN COLONIAL FAMILY NAME INDEX

WEST MANHEIM AND PENN SURVEY "TRACT NAME" INDEX

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