02 September 2015

On This Day: Little Britain man arrested

A Little Britain man was arrested On This Day in 1880 while serving as a juror this week. Samuel Taylor was arrested and brought before Alderman A. F. Donnelly to answer a charge of deserting his wife. Taylor paid his wife some money, promised her more and the case was settled. 

Little Britain is located in Southern Lancaster County. 

Lancaster Daily Intelligencer. (Lancaster, PA), 2 September 1880. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress.  

On This Day is a prompt to further explore historical events.

© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.