Somerset County, Maryland, Orphans Court Proceedings, Volume 3: 1838-1852 - David V. Heise. The Orphans Court handled appointment of guardians for orphans, guardian accounts, apprenticeships, administrators' accounts of estates and disputes concerning these matters. Also, there are several accounts of Revolutionary Veterans seeking pensions. The main value of these records is the relationships it lists, both stated and implied. (1997), 2008, 5½x8½, paper, index, 316 pp.