This catalog of slaveholder names includes all known slaveholders in Adams County both before and after its split from York County in 1800. Included with each name are the place or places of residence and the year or years of documented slave ownership. In order to achieve some conformity, in certain instances the spelling of surnames is arbitrary, based on experience with what the names actually were or have become.
"The Slaveholders of Adams County,"
Adams County History: Vol. 9
, Article 4.
Available at: http://cupola.gettysburg.edu/ach/vol9/iss1/4