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Pennsylvania Birth Records

US – United States Births and Christenings, 1867-1931, index

Pennsylvania –Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Births, 1860-1906, index

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950, index

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999, images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Huntingdon County, Delayed Birth Records, 1800-1935, index

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Board of Health Birth Return Records, 1908-1911, index links to images

Pennsylvania – The Historical Society of Pennsylvania state and county records

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, various records : Greens and Browns collection

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Board of Health Birth Return Records, 1908-1911, index

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania DAR genealogical collection, 1700s-1900s

Pennsylvania – Inventory of vital statistics within each county

Pennsylvania – Index to wills pertaining to Lightfoot collection

Pennsylvania – Genealogical and historical clippings taken from York, Adams and neighboring county newspapers in the state of Pennsylvania, 1959-1966

Pennsylvania – Escheats, 1796-1822

Pennsylvania – Erie, Pa. and other Pa. cemetery & death records : clippings from Boston Transcript 1938-1939

Pennsylvania – Elisabeth S. Allen papers, miscellaneous documents : including probate records, wills, indentures, deeds, 1699-1858

Pennsylvania – Early Pennsylvania Births, 1675-1875

Pennsylvania – Early vital records of Pennsylvania: 1970 project

Pennsylvania – Early vital records of Pennsylvania: 1969

Pennsylvania – Collections of Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania: miscellaneous records

Pennsylvania – Burial grounds, church records of various places and counties in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania – Births, marriages, and deaths for 1852-1854 on file at the State Archives of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania – Births, marriages and deaths in the Appler family

Lutheran and Reformed Churches – Early Pennsylvania births, 1675-1875

Pennsylvania – Birth and baptismal certificates owned by Heber G. Gearhart : Northumberland County, Pa. marriages 1827-1828, deaths 1827-1846 : Mifflin County, Pa. deaths 1832-1834 from The Juniata Gazzette and deaths 1835-1844 from Lewistown Republican

Pennsylvania – Birth and baptism certificates of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania – Excerpts of genealogical interest abstracted from Pennsylvania newspapers : in the collection of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania – By Surname, Family Record Abstracts from “The Means Family of America”

Delaware – Delaware, Church Records, 1707-1939, index

Delaware – Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974, index

Delaware – Delaware Vital Record Index Cards, 1680-1934, index

Delaware – Delaware Births and Christenings, 1710-1896, index

Delaware – Delaware Baptisms, 1697-1886, index

Indiana – Indiana, Church Records, 1743-1966, index

Indiana – Indiana Births and Christenings, 1773-1933, index

Adams County – Birth, Marriage, & Death Record (transcripts) 1852-1855

Adams County – Register of Negroes and mulattoes, 1800-1820

Allegheny County – Birth Record Index, 1893-1905, to Births outside the city of Pittsburgh

Allegheny – Registration of Births 1878-1907 and Index 1882-1907

Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh Registration of Births 1870-1905

Armstrong County – Delayed Records of Birth, filed December 1941-May 1971

Armstrong County – Registration of Births, 1893-1905

Beaver County – Registration of Births, 1893-1906

Berks County – Birth Returns, 1893-1902

Berks County – Births 1894-1905 ; Delayed Registration of Births 1941-1949

Berks County – Index of Berks County, Pennsylvania wills and administration records, 1752-1850

Reading – Returns of Births, 1876-1905

Blair County – Delayed Birth Records, filed 1941-1976

Blair County – Register of Births, v.1-3, 1894-1905

Bradford County – Delayed Registration of Births filed 1941-1962

Bradford County – Register of Births, v. 1-2, 1893-1905

Bucks County – Delayed Special Registration of Births filed 1941-1972 ; Index

Bucks County – Register of Births, 1893-1907

Butler County – Delayed Special Registration of Births, filed 1941-1960

Butler County – Registration of Births, 1893-1905

Cambria County – Birth Certificate Index 1909-1931

Cambria County – Delayed Registration of Births, filed 1941-1971

Cambria County – Record of Births, 1893-1905

Cameron County – Delayed Birth Records, filed 1942-1963

Cameron County – Record of Births, 1893-1906

Carbon County – Register of Births, no.1-2, 1892-1905

Centre County – Delayed Birth Certificates, filed 1941-1942

Centre County – Registration of Births, 1893-1906

Chester County – Registration of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1855

Chester County – Chester Birth Records, 1889-1906

West Chester – Genealogical clippings file, up to 1968, Chester County Historical Society

Clarion County – Delayed Birth Certificates, filed 1941-1976

Clarion County – Registration of Births, 1893-1907

Clearfield County – Record of Births 1893-1905

Clearfield County – Delayed Birth Certificates, filed 1941-1963

Clinton County – Birth Records, 1893-1905

Clinton County – Certificates of Birth, 1853, Marriages, 1852-1855, Deaths, 1853-1855

Clinton County – Delayed Special Birth Records, filed 1941-1964

Columbia County – Birth Records, 1893-1905

Columbia County – Delayed Birth Records, filed 1941-1967

Crawford County – Births, 1893-1906

Crawford County – Delayed Birth Records, filed 1941-1972

Cumberland County – Delayed Birth Certificates, filed 1941-1973

Cumberland County – Physicians’ Return of Births, 1852-1855

Cumberland County – Register of Births, 1894-1906

Cumberland County – Registration of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1855

Dauphin County – Births, 1852-1854

Dauphin County – Births, 1893-1906

Dauphin County – Delayed Births, filed 1941-1947

Delaware County – Delayed Birth Records, filed 1941-1972 : whose Birth is prior to 1 Jan 1906

Delaware County – Register of Births, 1893-1907

Delaware County – Vital Statistics 1852-1854

Elk County – Birth Records, 1852-1853

Elk County – Delayed Birth Certificates, filed 1941-1977

Elk County – Record of Births, 1893-1907

Erie County – Birth Records, 1893-1906

Fayette County – Birth Returns for Negroes and Mulattoes, 1788-1826

Fayette County – Birth Registers, 1893-1905

Fayette County – Delayed Registration of Births, filed 1941-1978

Forest County – Delayed Birth Certificate Registers, filed 1941-1974

Forest County – Register of Births, 1893-1907

Franklin County – Register of Births, 1894-1906

Mercersburg – Upper West Conococheague, Mercersburg, Franklin Births or Christenings, 1769-1813

Fulton County – Delayed Record of Births, filed 1941-1957

Fulton County – Register of Births, 1895-1905

Greene County – Delayed Registration of Births, filed 1941-1968

Greene County – Register of Births, 1893-1915; Index to Birth Dockets, 1893-1968

Harrisburg – Births, 1875-1886, 1906-1915; Deaths, 1883-1892

Huntingdon County – Birth Registers, 1893-1905, 1941

Huntingdon County – Marriages and Deaths, 1852-1854, Births, 1852-1853

Huntingdon County – Huntingdon County, Birth Records, 1800-1905

Indiana County – Delayed Birth Certificates, filed 1942-1976

Indiana County – Registration of Births, v.1-2, 1893-1906

Jefferson County – Record of Births, 1893-1906

Johnstown – Birth Records, 1861-1912 ; Index, 1891-1932

Juniata County – Delayed Birth Records, filed 1941-1970

Lackawanna County – Births, 1940-1980; Indexes, 1872-1905

Scranton – Delayed Births, 1780-1905

Scranton – Birth Records, 1878-1905

Lancaster County – Delayed Birth Certificates, filed 1942-1973 ; Index to volumes 1-25

Lawrence County – Delayed and Corrected Birth Certificates, filed in 1941-1975

Lebanon County – Births, 1893-1906

Lebanon County – Delayed Birth Certificates, filed 1941-1950

Lebanon County – Marriages, 1852-1855 ; Births, 1853-1855 ; Deaths, 1905-1906, 1852-1855

Lehigh County – Birth Register, 1852

Lehigh County – Register of Births 1894-1905 ; Card Index 1894-1905

Luzerne County – Luzerne County Birth Records, 1893-1905

Luzerne County – Luzerne County Birth Registration Returns, 1895-1904

Lycoming County – Delayed Birth Registrations, v.16-17, no.2931-3183, filed 1956-1970

McKean County – Birth Registers, 1893-1906 ; Delayed Births Recorded 1940-1971

Bradford – Record of Births 1881-1906

Mercer County – Delayed Birth Certificate Records, filed 1941-1970

Mercer County – Registration of Births, v. 1-3, 1893-1905

Mifflin County – Birth Records, 1893-1906,1941-1969

Montgomery County – Delayed Birth Certificates, 1864-1906

Montgomery County – Register of Births and Deaths by township and borough, 1894-1895

Montgomery County – Register of Births, 1893-1908

Montgomery County – Registers of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1855

Montour County – Birth Records, 1892-1905; Delayed Registration of Births, 1870-1905

Northampton County

Easton – Easton Vital Records of Easton (1888-1907) and South Easton (1893-1898)

Northumberland County – Birth Records, 1893-1905

Northumberland County – Delayed Birth Records filed 1941-1968 ; Index 1948-1967

Perry County – Delayed Birth Registers, filed 1941-1958

Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh, First Presbyterian Church Register Baptism Records 1857-1894

Potter County – County Birth & Deaths Records, 1892-1906

Potter County – County Delayed Birth Certificates, filed 1878-1906

Schuylkill County – Delayed Birth Certificates, ca. 1880-1910, filed 1955-1956

Schuylkill County – Delayed Birth Dockets, filed 1942-1955, for Birth dates before 1906

Schuylkill County – Vital Records, 1893-1905

Snyder County – Early Pennsylvania births, 1675-1875

Snyder County – Birth Records, 1893-1905

Snyder County – Delayed Registration of Births, filed 1941-1962

Sullivan County – Birth Register, 1893-1905; Delayed Record of Births, 1879-1906

Susquehanna County – Delayed Special Registration of Births filed 1941-1942 and 1948-1967 ; Index

Susquehanna County – Record of Births and Registration of Deaths, 1893-1906

Tioga County – Record of Births, v.1, 1893-1905

Tioga County – Delayed Record of Births, filed 1943-1950 and 1955-1972

Union County – Early Pennsylvania births, 1675-1875

Venango County – Births and Deaths, 1893-1906

Venango County – Delayed Record of Births, 1874-1906

Warren County – Delayed Births Certificate Register, 1893-1905

Warren County – Record of Births, 1893-1905

Washington County – Index of Births, 1852-1853

Washington County – Record of Births, 1893-1906

Wayne County – Birth Register, 1893-1906; Delayed Birth Records, 1870-1906

Westmoreland County – Registration of Births, 1893-1906

Westmoreland County – Delayed Birth Certificates, filed 1942-1981 ; Index

Wyoming County – Birth Register, 1893-1906; Delayed Registration of Births, 1872-1906

York County – Births, 1893-1907

York County – Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1853

York County – Delayed Birth Record Docket, filed 1941-1958

 

 

 

 

Pennsylvania Marriage Records

US – United States Western States Marriage Index

US – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau Marriages, 1861-1872, index & images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Civil Marriages, 1677-1950, index & images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Marriages, 1709-1940, index

Pennsylvania – United States Marriages, 1733-1990

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Obituary and Marriage Collection, 1947-2010, index & images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Church Marriages, 1682-1976, index & images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950, index & images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Marriage Indexes, 1885-1951, index & images

Pennsylvania –Pennsylvania Marriages : [church records, 1717-1810]

Pennsylvania – Record of Pennsylvania marriages, prior to 1810

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania marriages and anniversaries, 1977-2010, Old Buncombe County Genealogical Society

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania marriages: from original records

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania marriages

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania marriage licenses, 1784-86

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Magazine, Vol LX 1931

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Lincoln marriages

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania deaths and marriages as published in The Christian Intelligencer of the Reformed Dutch Church, 1830-1870

Pennsylvania – Marriage Bonds, 1784-1786

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania archives. Sixth series

Pennsylvania – Names of persons for whom marriage licenses were issued in the province of Pennsylvania previous to 1790

Pennsylvania – Miscellaneous Pennsylvania records by counties

Pennsylvania – Miscellaneous Pennsylvania marriage certificates, ca. 1684-1912

Pennsylvania – Miscellaneous pedigree charts, marriage certificates, etc

Pennsylvania – Miscellaneous notes and abstracts of wills from Western Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania – Marriages by John W. Thomas, 1822-1866

Pennsylvania – Marriages and deaths, 1838-1916, in and around Philadelphia and Pennsylvania and outside the country

Pennsylvania – Marriages and deaths, 1700 and early 1800 with sources

Pennsylvania – Marriage register of Pennsylvania, 1684 to 1689

Pennsylvania – Marriage records, 1885-1889

Pennsylvania – Jackson Crispin manuscripts on the Crispin family from original documents, 1687-1797 : dealing with land and wills

Pennsylvania – General motions docket 1750-1837 ; Divorce docket 1800-1805

Pennsylvania – Divorce papers, 1786-1815

Pennsylvania – Cooper marriages in Pennsylvania, 1703-1892

Pennsylvania – Collection of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania marriage certificates 1680-1819

Pennsylvania – Central Pennsylvania marriages, 1700-1896

Pennsylvania – Central Pennsylvania marriages (1700-1896)

Pennsylvania – American marriages for 1788: compiled from newspapers of 1788-9

West Virginia – Records of the district of West Augusta, Ohio County, and Yohogania County, Virginia : District of West Augusta, minutes of the court (1775-1776), deeds (1775-1776); Ohio County, minutes of the court (1777-1780); Yohogania County, minutes of the court (1776-1780), wills (1776-1780)

Delaware – Delaware, Church Records, 1707-1939

Delaware – Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974

Delaware – Delaware Vital Record Index Cards, 1680-1934

Delaware – Delaware Marriages, 1713-1919

Delaware – Delaware Marriages and Marriage Licenses, 1683-1894

Delaware – Delaware Marriage Records, 1913-1954

Indiana – Indiana, Church Records, 1743-1966, index

Indiana – Indiana, Church Marriages, 1780-1993, index

Quakers – Marriage certificates, abstracts 1681-1758, mainly from the Philadelphia area and mainly Quakers

Adams County – Birth, Marriage, & Death Record (transcripts) 1852-1855

Adams County – Marriage Dockets, 1885-1950

Adams County – Register of Negroes and mulattoes, 1800-1820

Allegheny County – Marriage License Dockets 1885-1905, 1937-1950 Index 1885-1925

Armstrong County – Marriage Licenses, 1885-1916

Beaver County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916

Beaver County – Registration of Marriages, 1852-1854

Beaver County – Beaver County, Marriage Records, 1887-1972

Bedford County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1963

Berks County – Marriages performed by the Rev. Henry Dieffenbach 1807-1825 ; Marriages by the Rev. John William Boas 1771-1810

Berks County – Marriage Dockets, 1885-1909

Reading – Returns of Marriages, 1876-1909

Blair County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916 ; Marriage License Index, 1885-1980

Bradford County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916

Bradford County – Bradford County, Pioneer and Patriot families, 1770-1826; including history (1615-1840), Marriages (1776-1850)

Bradford County – Record of marriages performed and recorded by Rev. William N. Cobb, 1844-1878, Methodist : served in several circuits in central New York and Athens – Sayre, Pa.

Bucks County – Intelligencer Marriage Notices, 1804-1860

Bucks County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1906 ; Index to Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1946

Bucks County – Register of Births, 1852-1854, Marriages, 1852-1869 ; Indexes to Births, 1852, Marriages, 1852-1869

Bensalem Township – Register of Marriages performed by Lewis Swift, Justice of the Peace 1835-1839

Butler County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1906 ; Indexes to Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1913

Cambria County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916 ; Marriage License Index, 1885-1949

Cameron County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1919

Cameron County – Cameron County, Pennsylvania Marriage Index

Carbon County – Marriage Dockets, 1885-1917 ; Index to Marriages, 1885-1954

Chester County – Court Records including Marriages 1792-1796

Chester County – Marriages, 1822-1866, by John W. Thomas Justice of the Peace

Chester County – Birth, Marriage and Death Records, 1852-1893

Chester County – Marriage Records, 1885-1967

Chester County – Marriages 1811-1862

Chester County – Marriages from Thomas W. Cheyney’s Docket, 1779-1805

Chester County – Registration of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1855

Chester County – Chester County, Marriages, 1737-1907

Clarion County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916

Clearfield County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916

Clinton County – Certificates of Birth, 1853, Marriages, 1852-1855, Deaths, 1853-1855

Clinton County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1906

Columbia County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1907

Crawford County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1907 ; Index to Marriage Licenses, 1885-1951

Crawford County – Records of Marriages and Deaths, 1852-1854

Cumberland County – Marriages, 1761-1800

Cumberland County – Registration of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1855

Cumberland County – Registration of Marriages, 1886-1930

Cumberland County – Returns of Marriage, 1852-1855

Dauphin County – Marriage License Dockets 1885-1950; Indexes, 1885-1992

Dauphin County – Marriage Licence Dockets, 1852-1855

Delaware County – Marriage License Applications and Certificates, 1906-1915

Delaware County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1907

Delaware County – Vital Statistics 1852-1854

Elk County – Marriage License Docket, 1885-1916

Elk County – Marriage Records, 1853-1854

Erie County – Marriage License 1885-1950 ; Index, 1885-1968

Fayette County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916

Fayette County – Marriages and Deaths, 1852-1855

Forest County – Marriage Licenses, 1885-1928

Franklin County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1963

Fulton County – Marriage Registers, 1852-1854, Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1963

Greene County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916; Index to Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1976

Greene County – Marriage Records of justices of the peace, 1841-1895

Huntingdon County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1907

Huntingdon County – Marriages and Deaths, 1852-1854, Births, 1852-1853

Huntingdon County – Huntingdon County, Marriage Records, 1907-1951

Indiana County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916 ; Index to Marriages, 1885-1979

Jefferson County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916

Jefferson County – Registration of Marriages, 1852-1855

Juniata County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1911

Lackawanna County – Marriage License Dockets 1926-1951; Indexes 1915-1958

Lancaster County – Marriage License Dockets 1885-1906; Indexes, 1885-1936

Lancaster County – Marriages

Lancaster County – Registration of Marriages, 1852-1855; Index to Marriages, 1852-1854

Lancaster – Frakturs and marriage certificates in the Evangelical and Reformed Archives at Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Evangelical and Reformed Historical Society (Lancaster, Pennsylvania)

Lancaster – Marriage Licenses 1791-1799

Lancaster – Marriage Licenses 1791-1799

Lancaster – Marriage Licenses 1791-1799

Lawrence County – Applications for Marriage Licenses, 1885-1916 Index, 1885-1918

Lebanon County – Marriage Records, 1885-1949

Lebanon County – Marriages, 1852-1855 ; Births, 1853-1855 ; Deaths, 1905-1906, 1852-1855

Lehigh County – Marriage Index, 1853-1855

Lehigh County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1951 ; Index 1885-1961

Luzerne County – Luzerne County Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1950

Lycoming County – Lycoming & Tioga Counties Marriages, Deaths, etc.

Marshalton – Marriages by Moses Marshall, 1796-1837

McKean County – Marriage License Applications, 1885-1916

McKean County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1918

Mercer County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1917

Montgomery County – Marriage License Docket, 1885-1906; Index, 1885-1973

Montgomery County – Registers of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1855

Montour County – Marriage License Dockets and Index, 1885-1909

Northampton County – Registration of Marriages, 1852-1854; Marriage License Docket, 1885-1907

Easton – Easton Vital Records of Easton (1888-1907) and South Easton (1893-1898)

Northumberland County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1907, and Indexes

Oil City – Record of Births (1882-1909) and Marriages (1882-1898)

Old Buncombe County – Obituary and Marriage collection, 1947-2010

Old Buncombe County – Marriages and Anniversaries, 1977-2010

Perry County – Marriages, 1852-1855

Perry County – Marriages, 1885-1950

Philadelphia – Philadelphia Marriage Indexes, 1885-1951

Philadelphia – Philadelphia Certificates of Marriages before John Dennis, Alderman of Philadelphia, 1846-1852

Philadelphia – Philadelphia Marriages from Philadelphia, 1858-1865

Philadelphia – Notices of Marriages & Deaths in Poulson’s American Daily Advertiser, 1791-1839

Philadelphia – Marriage certificates, abstracts 1681-1758, mainly from the Philadelphia area and mainly Quakers

Pike County – Marriage Certificates, ca. 1901-1913

Potter County – County Marriage License Docket, 1885-1906

Schuylkill County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1950

Schuylkill County – Vital Records, 1893-1905

Snyder County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1920

Somerset County – Records of Marriages, 1797-1802, 1885-1968

Sullivan County – Marriage License Docket, 1885-1913

Sullivan County – Marriage Registers, 1852-1855

Susquehanna County – Newspapers Marriage Records and Death Records 1816-1849

Susquehanna County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1953 ; Affidavits of Applicants, 1885-1950

Tioga County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1915 ; Marriage Index, 1885-1926

Tioga County – Lycoming & Tioga Counties Marriages, Deaths, etc.

Venango County – Marriage License Docket, 1885-1916

Warren County – Marriage License Docket, 1885-1918

Washington County – Colonial & Genealogical Records, Marriages, 1811-1846

Washington County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916; Indexes to Marriages, 1885-1940

Washington County – Marriage Licenses, 1885-1951

Wayne County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1906

West Bradford – Marriages by Townsend Lamborn, 1815-1837

West Chester, Chester County – West Chester, Chester County, Index to the Marriages performed by John Graves, Justice of the Peace 1795-1832

Westmoreland County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916; Index to Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1920

Wyoming County – Marriage Licenses Dockets, 1885-1906

York County – Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1853

York County – Marriage License Dockets, 1885-1916

 

 

 

 

Pennsylvania Death Records

US – United States Social Security Death Index, index

US – United States Deaths and Burials, 1867-1961, index

US – United States Deceased Physician File (AMA), 1864-1968, index

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh City Deaths, 1870-1905

Pennsylvania – Remember the dead; an alphabetical list of deaths

Pennsylvania – Collection of old wills assembled by D.A.R. chapters of Oklahoma

Pennsylvania – A death and burial record of Lebanon-Berks County, 1851-1908

Pennsylvania – Death warrants, 1794-1873

Pennsylvania – Coroner’s inquisitions, 1751-1796

Delaware – Delaware Church Deaths, 1750-1886

Delaware – Delaware Death Records, 1855-1961

Delaware – Delaware Deaths and Burials, 1815-1955

Delaware – Delaware Vital Record Index Cards, 1680-1934

Delaware – Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974

Delaware – Delaware, Church Records, 1707-1939

Indiana – Indiana Death Index, 1882-1920

Indiana – Indiana, Church Records, 1743-1966, index

Adams County – Birth, Marriage, & Death Record (transcripts) 1852-1855

Adams County – Register of Negroes and mulattoes, 1800-1820

Allegheny County – Death Records, 1874-1903

Allegheny County – Death Register Index for the city of Pittsburgh, 1851-1857

Allegheny – Registration of Deaths 1876-1907

Armstrong County – Applications for Burial of Deceased Soldiers, 1885-1937 and their Widows, 1916-1937

Armstrong County – Deaths, 1853-1855

Armstrong County – Registration of Deaths, 1893-1905

Beaver County – Registration of Deaths, 1852-1854

Beaver County – Registration of Deaths, 1893-1907

Berks County – Death and Burial Record, 1851-1908

Berks County – Death Records, 1842-1853, in the Tulpehocken region

Berks County – Death Returns, 1905-1906

Reading – Record of Deaths and interments, 1873-1906

Blair County – Register of Deaths, v.1-2, 1894-1905

Bradford County – Registration of Deaths, 1893-1905

Bradford, McKean County – Record of Deaths 1881-1905

Bucks County – Death Register, 1810-1924

Bucks County – Register of Deaths, 1852-1855

Bucks County – Register of Deaths, 1893-1907

Butler County – Registration of Deaths, 1893-1905

Cambria County – Registration of Deaths, 1893-1905

Cameron County – Death Records, 1893-1906

Carbon County – Registration of Deaths, 1894-1905

Centre County – Registration of Deaths, 1893-1906

Chester County – Registration of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1855

Clarion County – Recent Deaths

Clarion County – Registration of Deaths, 1893-1907

Clinton County – Certificates of Birth, 1853, Marriages, 1852-1855, Deaths, 1853-1855

Clinton County – Record of Deaths, 1893-1905

Crawford County – Death Records, 1893-1905

Crawford County – Records of Marriages and Deaths, 1852-1854

Cumberland County – Affidavit of Deaths, 1874-1905

Cumberland County – Physicians’ Return of Deaths, 1852-1855

Cumberland County – Register of Deaths, 1894-1906

Cumberland County – Registration of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1855

Delaware County – Register of Deaths, v. 1-2, 1894-1907

Delaware County – Vital Statistics 1852-1854

Elk County – Death Records, 1852-1853

Elk County – Record of Deaths, 1893-1907

Erie County – Erie Cemetery & Death Records : clippings from Boston Transcript 1938-1939

Erie County – Death Records, 1892-1906

Fayette County – Marriages and Deaths, 1852-1855

Fayette County – Record of Deaths, 1893-1905

Franklin County – Register of Deaths, 1893-1906

Fulton County – Fulton County Registers of Deaths, 1852-1854, 1874-1881, 1895-1905

Harrisburg – Births, 1875-1886, 1906-1915; Deaths, 1883-1892

Huntingdon County – Marriages and Deaths, 1852-1854, Births, 1852-1853

Indiana County – Registration of Deaths, 1893-1906

Jefferson County – Record of Deaths, 1893-1906

Jefferson County – Registration of Deaths, 1853-1854

Lackawanna County

Scranton – Record of Deaths, 1878-1905

Lancaster County – Death affidavits, 1865-1907; Index to the Death Affidavits, 1865-1950

Lancaster County – Death Register, 1894-1907

Lancaster County – Registration of Deaths, 1852-1855; Index to Deaths, 1852-1854

Lawrence County – Registration of Deaths, 1893-1905

Lebanon County – Deaths, 1893-1906

Lebanon County – Marriages, 1852-1855 ; Births, 1853-1855 ; Deaths, 1905-1906, 1852-1855

Lebanon County – Death and Burial Record, 1851-1908

Lehigh County – Death Registers 1852-1855, 1874-1918

Lehigh County – Register of Deaths, 1899-1905

Luzerne County – Register of Deaths, 1893-1905

Lycoming County – Lycoming & Tioga Counties Marriages, Deaths, etc.

Tioga County – Lycoming & Tioga Counties Marriages, Deaths, etc.

McKean County – Death Register, v. 1, 1893-1905

Mercer County – Registration of Deaths, 1893-1905

Mifflin County – Death Register, no. 1, 1893-1906

Montgomery County – Register of Births and Deaths by township and borough, 1894-1895

Montgomery County – Registers of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1855

Montour County – Death Register, A-Z, 1893-1905

Northampton County – Register of Deaths, 1893-1913

Easton – Easton Vital Records of Easton (1888-1907) and South Easton (1893-1898)

Perry County – Deaths, 1852-1855

Perry County – Deaths, 1893-1919

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915

Philadelphia – Notices of Marriages & Deaths in Poulson’s American Daily Advertiser, 1791-1839

Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh City Deaths, 1870-1905

Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh Registration of Deaths 1870-1905

Schuylkill County – Schuylkill County Death Register, 1852-1854 ; Index

Pottsville – Death Records, 1897-1907

Schuylkill County – Vital Records, 1893-1905

Snyder County – Record of Deaths, v.1, 1893-1905

Sullivan County – Register of Deaths, A-Z, 1893-1905

Susquehanna County – Newspapers Marriage Records and Death Records 1816-1849

Susquehanna County – Record of Births and Registration of Deaths, 1893-1906

Tioga County – Record of Deaths, 1893-1905

Titusville – Titusville Record of physicians’ and undertakers’ Returns of Deaths in the city of Titusville, 1879-1917

Venango County – Births and Deaths, 1893-1906

Venango County – Register of Deaths, 1893-1905

Warren County – Record of Deaths, 1893-1906

Washington County – Record of Deaths, 1893-1906

Wayne County – Death Register, 1893-1906

Westmoreland County – Registration of Deaths, 1893-1906

Wyoming County – Death Register and Index, 1853-1854, 1893-1906

York County – Affidavits of Deaths, 1877-1916

York County – Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1852-1853

York County – Death Registers, v.1-3, 1893-1907

 

 

 

 

 

Pennsylvania Cemeteries

US – Find A Grave Index, index & links to images

US – BillionGraves Index, index & links to images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Berks County, Reading, Charles Evans Cemetery and Crematory Burial Records, 1887-1979, index links to images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Carbon County, Jim Thorpe, Cemetery Records, 1747-2007, index & images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Greenmount Cemetery Records, 1880-1966, index links to images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Cemetery Records, 1845 – 1960, index links to images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca.1950

Pennsylvania – Tombstone inscriptions from the notebooks of Raymond E. Kiebach

Pennsylvania – The Historical Society of Pennsylvania state and county records

Pennsylvania – The Amishland tour

Pennsylvania – Sundry tombstone inscriptions, Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania – Sundry tombstone inscriptions and church data

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Wayne County, cemeteries

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania gravestone inscriptions collection

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania DAR genealogical collection, 1700s-1900s

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania cemetery records

Pennsylvania – Miscellaneous tombstone records including records from Ontario, Canada

Pennsylvania – Graveyard inscriptions, books 1-14

Pennsylvania – Cemetery records of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania – Cemetery inscriptions of New York and Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania – Early vital records of Pennsylvania: 1970 project

Pennsylvania – Early vital records of Pennsylvania: 1969

Allegheny County – Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Cemetery Records, 1845-1960, index

Berks County – Brossman genealogical collection of Berks County, etc., Pennsylvania

Berks County – Pennsylvania, Berks County, Reading, Charles Evans Cemetery and Crematory Burial Records, 1887-1979

Carbon County – Pennsylvania, Carbon County, Jim Thorpe, Cemetery Records, 1747-2007, index

Lancaster County – Kraybill Mennonite cemetery : continued

Clinton – The Quiggle Family : [Clinton, Pennsylvania]

Transfer – Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Transfer, PA

Miscellaneous gravestone inscriptions from Berks, Lancaster, Bradford, Clinton, Columbia, Cumberland, Lebanon, Luzerne, Lycoming, Westmoreland and York counties, Pa.

Reference list to publications that contain gravestone inscriptions from Adams, Allegheny, Bedford, Berks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh and York counties, Pennsylvania

 

 

 

Pennsylvania Funeral Homes

Pennsylvania – Funeral accounts, 1925-1978

Schuylkill County – Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Schuylkill Haven, Funeral Home Obituary Cards, 1914-2007

 

 

 

Pennsylvania Obituaries

US – Currentobituary.com index, 2001-2014, index & links to images

Philadelphia – Obituaries from the Lutheran, ca.1923-1947

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Obituary and Marriage Collection, 1947-2010, index

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania obituary and marriage collection, 1947-2010

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania obituary and marriage collection, 1947-2010, index

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Gazette Index to Obituary Notices 1728-1791

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Obituaries, 1977-2010, index

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania obituaries, 1947-2010, Old Buncombe County Genealogical Society

Pennsylvania – Obituaries of some Revolutionary soldiers : copied from the files of old newspapers

Pennsylvania – An index to the obituary notices published in the “Pennsylvania gazette” from 1728-1791

Pennsylvania – An index to the obituary notices published in the “Pennsylvania gazette” from 1728-1791, image of index

Allegheny County – Allegheny County, Pennsylvania obituary file

Bellefonte – Deaths in central Pennsylvania; an index to the obituaries appearing in the Democratic Watchman, Bellefonte, Pa.

Berks County – Deaths of former residents of Berks County, or Pennsylvania, who died outside the county or state : copied from the “Readinger Adler” on file at the Historical Society of Berks County, Pennsylvania, 1809-1865

Berks County – The Schuyler C. Brossman collection of cemetery inscriptions : from various Berks county, Pennsylvania cemeteries, with a few from neighboring areas including a few from Lebanon, Schuylkill, and Lancaster Co., Pa., approximately 7,000 inscriptions compiled from 1957-1975 : with notes and obituaries as available

Berks County – Berks County, Hamburg, Obituary and Marriage Collection, 1825-1994

Blair County – Altoona Mirror Obituary Collection

Butler County – Venango & Butler Counties Obituaries

Crawford County – Crawford County Obituaries (clippings)

Erie County – Erie, Pa. and other Pa. cemetery & death records : clippings from Boston Transcript 1938-1939

Lancaster County – The Schuyler C. Brossman collection of cemetery inscriptions : from various Berks county, Pennsylvania cemeteries, with a few from neighboring areas including a few from Lebanon, Schuylkill, and Lancaster Co., Pa., approximately 7,000 inscriptions compiled from 1957-1975 : with notes and obituaries as available

Lebanon County – The Schuyler C. Brossman collection of cemetery inscriptions: from various Berks county, Pennsylvania cemeteries, with a few from neighboring areas including a few from Lebanon, Schuylkill, and Lancaster Co., Pa., approximately 7,000 inscriptions compiled from 1957-1975 : with notes and obituaries as available

Lehigh County – Lehigh County, Emmaus, Obituaries, 1995-1997

Old Buncombe County – Obituary and Marriage collection, 1947-2010

Schuylkill County – The Schuyler C. Brossman collection of cemetery inscriptions : from various Berks county, Pennsylvania cemeteries, with a few from neighboring areas including a few from Lebanon, Schuylkill, and Lancaster Co., Pa., approximately 7,000 inscriptions compiled from 1957-1975 : with notes and obituaries as available

Schuylkill County – Schuylkill County, Schuylkill Haven, Funeral Home Obituary Cards, 1914-2007

Venango County – Venango & Butler Counties Obituaries

 

 

 

 

Pennsylvania Wills & Probate

Pennsylvania – Wills, 1655-1871, 1917

Pennsylvania – Wills & family records

Pennsylvania – Early Pennsylvania wills : [1748-1840]

Pennsylvania – Eastern District Escheats, 1796-1822

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Probate Records, 1683-1994

PennsylvaniaWestern Pennsylvania Miscellaneous Notes and Abstracts of Wills

Adams CountyDecedents Index, 1864-1937

Adams County Estate files, 1849-1976

Adams County Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1800-1853 ; General Index to Orphans’ Court Records

Adams County Register of Wills, 1800-1851 ; Index to Wills, 1800-1864

Adams County – An Index to the Wills and Administration Bonds Books, A-G, 1800-1864

Allegheny CountyEstate Index 1788-1971, Proceedings Index 1788-1971

Allegheny CountyOrphans’ Court Dockets, 1789-1905

Allegheny CountyPowers of attorney, 1851-1901

Allegheny County – Will Books, 1789-1917

Allegheny CountyWill Packets or Files, 1789-1917

Allegheny CountyRecord of deaths, 1874-1903, of those who died leaving Estates

Armstrong CountyOrphans’ Court Dockets, 1817-1868 ; Index to the Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1805-1931

Armstrong CountyProbate Records, 1805-1881, Index to Probate Records, 1805-1935

Armstrong CountyWill Books, 1805-1918; Index to Wills, 1797-1961

Beaver CountyOrphan’s Court Dockets, 1864-1920

Beaver CountyProbate Records, 1803-1917; Index to Register’s office, 1803-1965

Bedford CountyAccounts and reports in Orphans Court of Administrators, executors and Guardians, 1849-1901

Bedford CountyGuardians Bonds, 1832-1906

Bedford CountyOrphans Court Dockets, Records of requests and appointments of guardians for minors, 1772-1900

Bedford CountyTranscript of Orphan Court Records, vol. 1, 1772-1814

Bedford CountyWill Book, 1771-1906, with Index

Bedford CountyWills and Administration Records Index, 1752-1850

Berks County – Administration Letters and Bonds, 1752-1851; Index to Administration Letters and Bonds, 1752-1915

Berks CountyEstate files, 1752-1915

Berks CountyMinutes and Probate Court Records, 1751-1792

Berks CountyOrphan’s Court Docket, 1884-1918

Berks CountyOrphans’ Court Proceedings, 1752-1857 ; Index to Orphans’ Court Proceedings

Berks CountyReal Estate Bonds, 1822-1829

Berks CountyRegister’s Docket, 1832-1911

Berks CountyUnrecorded Wills, 1753-1779

Berks CountyWills, 1752-1860 ; Index to Wills, 1752-1915

Berks CountyLetters of Administration, Books 1 to 8

Berks CountyOrphans’ Court Dockets, 1846-1882 ; Estate and proceedings Indexes, 1846 -1980

Blair County Will Books, 1846-1882 ; Index to Wills and Letters, 1846-1980

Bradford CountyRegisters Docket, 1812-1882

Bucks County – Miscellaneous Notes and Abstracts of Wills

Bucks County – Wills and Administration Records Index, 1684-1850

Bucks County – Wills and Probate Records

Bucks County – A registry of Wills, letters of administration, and the names of executors, guardians and trustees, 1684-1693

Bucks County – Miscellaneous Records, 1786-1868

Bucks County – Orphans’ Court Records, 1683-1866 ; General Index to the Orphans’ Court Records, 1683-1958

Bucks County – Record of inventories, 1684-1688

Bucks County – Register Dockets, 1839-1913

Bucks County – Wills, 1713-1906 ; General Index to Wills, 1682-1939

Doylestown, Bucks County – Abstracts of Wills Filed in the Register’s Office 1685-1825

Butler County – Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1804-1866 ; Index to Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1800-1971

Butler County – Will Books, 1804-1916 ; Index to Wills, 1800-1971

Butler County – Probate Files ca. 1803-1918

Cambria County – Records of the Orphan’s Court and Register of Wills, 1808-1919; estate and proceedings Indexes, 1806-1980

Cambria County – Cambria County, Estate Files and Wills, 1808-1950

Cameron CountyOrphans’ Court Dockets, 1859-1882 ; Index to Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1854-1972

Cameron CountyRegisters’ Dockets, 1862-1917; register’s Docket Index, 1862-1976

Carbon County – General Index to Estates, Dockets, Wills, and files, 1843-1948; Will Book, 1843-1889; Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1844-1880

Centre County Wills

Chester County Chester County Miscellaneous Notes and Abstracts of Wills

Chester County – Chester County Decedents’ Estate papers, 1716-1810; Index, 1716-1880

Chester County Chester County Estate papers, 1713-1810

Chester County – Chester County Minors’ Estate papers, 1717-1820; Index, 1717-1880

Chester County – Chester County Orphans’ Court Records, 1716-1850 ; Index to Minors’ Estates and Decedents’ Estates, 1716-1885

Chester County Chester County Records of the Orphans Court : including the Index, Docket, partition Docket, recognizance Docket, administrators accounts and auditors reports

Chester County – Chester County Records of Wills, 1850-1924

Chester County – Chester County Wills, 1713-1854 ; Index to Wills, 1713-1923

Chester County – Chester county, Abstracts of Wills. volume I, 1714-1755

Chester County Chester County, Index to Wills and Intestate Records, 1713-1850

Chester County – Chester County, Some Probate Records

Chester County – Chester County, Administrations Index 1714-1844

Chester County – Chester County, Records of the Orphans Court 1747-1761

Clarion County – Will dockets, 1841-1917; General Index to Registers’ and Orphans’ Court Records, 1840-1981

Clearfield County – Clearfield County Probate Records, 1823-1919; Indexes

Clinton County – Clinton County Orphans’ Court Records, 1839-1869 ; Index to Orphans’ Court Records, 1839-1974

Clinton County – Clinton County Will Books, 1839-1908

Columbia County Indexes to mortgages, Wills and Administrations, and Miscellaneous Records, 1773-1833

Columbia County Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1814-1869

Columbia County Wills and Administrations, 1813-1912 ; Index to Wills and Administrations, 1813-1974

Crawford County – Orphans’ Court Records, 1825-1868 ; Index to Orphans Court Records, 1825-1921

Crawford County – Register’s Dockets, 1800-1889; Index to register’s Dockets, 1800-1970

Crawford County – Crawford County Will Books, 1813-1906

Cumberland County – Appearance Dockets, 1765-1807; oaths of office, 1791-1830

Cumberland County – Orphans’ Court Docket, 1751-1906

Cumberland County – Wills, 1750-1908, and Administrator’s Books, 1750-1906

Cumberland County – Cumberland County, Copies of Wills, 1750-1803, taken from volumes A-F

Dauphin County Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1785-1852 ; Index to Orphans’ Court Dockets 1785-1937

Dauphin County Wills, 1785-1875

Delaware County Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1789-1882 ; Index to Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1789-1865

Delaware County – Recognizance Book, 1835-1888

Delaware County – Wills, 1789-1908 ; Letters of Administration, 1790-1917 ; Index to Wills and Letters of Administration, 1789-1973

Delaware County – Delaware County, Index of Wills and Administration Records 1789-1850

Elk County – Accounts, 1851-1896

Elk County Court Docket, 1857-1886

Elk County – Index to Estates, 1844-1971

Elk County – Miscellaneous Docket, 1844-1868; Index, 1844-1971

Elk County – Will Books, 1845-1916

Erie County – Court Dockets, 1822-1868

Erie County – Estate Index, 1823-1971

Erie County – Proceedings Index, 1823-1958

Erie County – Will Books, 1823-1916

Fayette County – Early Wills

Fayette County – Continuance Dockets, 1784-1812

Fayette County – Orphans’ Court Records, 1783-1869 ; Index to Orphans’ Court Records, 1783-1950 ; bonds, 1834-1866 ; executor and administrator accounts, : 1850-1871 ; auditors reports, 1864-1870 ; minutes of the Orphans’ Court, 1851-1860

Forest County – Court Dockets, 1855-1888

Forest County – Wills, 1855-1911

Franklin County – Administration Index

Franklin County – Estate papers, 1784-1822

Franklin County – Executors & Administrators, and Guardian Accounts, 1850-1900

Franklin County – General Index, Orphans Court, Franklin County, Pa., from Jan. 1, 1962

Franklin County Index to minors’ Estates, 1785-1960

Franklin County – Orphans’ Court auditor’s Docket, 1852-1900

Franklin County – Orphans Court Dockets, 1785-1903 : with General Index

Franklin County – Widow’s appraisements, 1855-1961

Franklin County – Will Books, 1784-1905

Fulton County – Administrators, executors, and Guardian Accounts, 1851-1909

Fulton County Estate inventory and appraisement lists, 1850-1937

Fulton County – Orphans’ Court auditors Dockets, 1865-1912

Fulton County – Probate Records, 1851-1901, Index to Register and Orphans Court, 1851-1936

Fulton County – Widows’ appraisements, 1863-1963

Fulton County – Will Book, 1842-1908

Greene County – Orphans’ Court Dockets and accounts, 1797-1869 ; Orphans’ Court Docket Index, 1797-1949

Greene County – Will Books, 1796-1918 ; Index to Wills and estates, 1796-1967

Huntingdon County Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1788-1866 ; Index to Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1786-1972

Huntingdon County – Wills, 1787-1908 ; Index to Wills and Letters of Administration, 1787-1918

Indiana County – Wills and administrations of Northumberland County, 1772-1813 : Union County, 1813-1818; Mifflin County, 1789-1793; Indiana County, 1818-1849

Indiana County – Accounts, 1850-1869

Indiana County – Court Dockets, 1807-1881 ; Index to Orphan’s Court Records, 1803-1870

Indiana County – Will Books, 1807-1917

Indiana County – Wills; Index and Abstracts, 1806-1850

Jefferson County – Probate Records, 1832-1917; General Index, 1832-1944

Juniata County – Decedents Estate Index, 1852-1937

Juniata County – Orphans Court Dockets, 1831-1869; Index to Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1831-1881

Juniata County – Register of Wills, 1831-1917; Index to Wills, 1831-1973

Lackawanna CountyLackawanna County, Probate Files, 1878-1885

Lancaster County – Will Index 1730-1977

Lancaster CountyIndex and Abstracts of Orphans’ Court Records, 1742-1755

Lancaster County – Index to letters of Administration, 1730-1830

Lancaster County – Miscellaneous Books, 1742-1867 ; Index to Miscellaneous Books, 1742-1891

Lancaster County – Wills, 1730-1908 ; Index to Wills, 1729-1947

Lancaster County – Lancaster County, Will Abstracts, 1721-1820

Lancaster County – An Index to the Will Books and Intestate Records 1729-1850

Lancaster County – Orphan’s Court Docket, 1845-1916

Lancaster County – Reports of auditors, executors, administrators, and guardians

Lawrence County – Wills and Probate Files, 1849-1920 ; Index 1849-1987

Lebanon County – Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1813-1855

Lebanon County – Wills, 1813-1881 ; Index to Estates, 1813-1935

Lehigh County – Original Orphans’ Court Docket, 1819-1849

Lehigh County – Orphans’ Court Docket, 1812-1915

Lehigh County – Probate Records, 1812-1920; Index 1812-1965

Luzerne County – Continuance Dockets 1875-1906 ; Index 1875-1909

Luzerne County – Orphans Court Dockets 1787-1866 ; Index 1787-1874

Luzerne County – Wills 1787-1916; Indexes 1787-1918

Luzerne County – Luzerne County, Papers Filed in various Estate cases

Lycoming County – Lycoming County, Probate Records, 1795-1850

McKean County – Orphans’ Court Records, 1832-1898; Index, 1832-1906

McKean County – Register’s Dockets, 1827-1917; Index to register’s Dockets, 1827-1969

Mercer County – Estate and proceedings Indexes, 1804-1971

Mercer County – Orphans’ Court Docket, 1804-1867

Mercer County – Register’s Docket, v. 1-2, 1804-1908

Mercer County – Will Books, 1804-1917

Mifflin County – Wills and administrations of Northumberland County, 1772-1813 : Union County, 1813-1818; Mifflin County, 1789-1793; Indiana County, 1818-1849

Mifflin County – Index to Register and Orphans Court

Mifflin County – Register’s Docket, 1789-1899

Montgomery County – Index to Administrations, 1784-1941

Montgomery County – Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1784-1866

Montgomery County – Probate Records, 1784-1973

Montgomery County – Wills, 1784-1907 ; Index, 1784-1942

Montgomery County – Montgomery County, Index of Wills and Estate settlements 1784-1850

Montour County – Wills, 1850-1912

Northampton County – Orphans Court Records and Index, 1752-1882

Northampton County – Will Books, 1752-1907; with Register’s Index, 1752-1966

Northampton County – Northampton County, Papers, warrants, surveys, Wills, accounts, bonds & agreements, minutes, etc.

Northumberland County – Wills and administrations of Northumberland County, 1772-1813 : Union County, 1813-1818; Mifflin County, 1789-1793; Indiana County, 1818-1849

Northumberland County – Wills and Administrations, including Wills and Administrations of Union, Mifflin and Indiana Counties; all formerly a part of Northumberland County

Northumberland County – Wills, 1772-1907; Index, 1792-1930

Northumberland County – Northumberland County, including Wills and Administrations of Union, Mifflin and Indiana Counties, all formerly a part of Northumberland County

Perry County – Index to the Register’s office and Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1820-1950

Perry County – Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1820-1869

Perry County – Wills, 1820-1911

Philadelphia County – Philadelphia, Index to Wills and Administration Records, 1682-1850Potter County – Potter County Register’s Dockets, 1836-1908 : Index 1836-1972

Schuylkill County – Affidavits of Administrators, 1874-1915

Schuylkill County – Estate files, 1811-1885; Index 1811-1891

Schuylkill County – Index to General Dockets for v. 1-24, 1888-1951

Schuylkill County – Index to Inventory and Widows Appraisements, Docket 1-7, ca. 1880-1936

Schuylkill County – Letters of Administration, 1811-1897

Schuylkill County – Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1812-1916

Schuylkill County – Orphans’ Court minute Book, 1857-1922

Schuylkill County – Wills, 1811-1917 ; Index 1811-1994

Schuylkill County – Schuylkill County, Abstracts of Wills, Book 1, November 1812- October 1844

Snyder County – Probate Abstracts and Orphan’s Court Records (1772-1855)

Snyder County – Abstracts Probate and Orphan’s Court Records (1772-1855)

Snyder County – Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1855-1883

Snyder County – Record of deaths of testators and intestates, 1816-1980 ; Will Books, no.1-2, 1855-1882

Somerset County – Index of Estate Records, Docket, Record of executors and Administration Accounts, auditor’s reports

Somerset County – Partition Docket, vols. 1-2, 1889-1937

Somerset County – Record of Wills, 1795-1916

Sullivan County – Register Dockets and Will Books, 1847-1913

Susquehanna County – Inventory appraisement Dockets 1885-1918 ; Index 1885-1949

Susquehanna County – Minutes, 1870-1916

Susquehanna County – Orphans’ Court Dockets, 1814-1917 ; Index, 1814-1949

Susquehanna County – Wills and Administrations, 1812-1921 ; Index to Register’s docket, 1810-1949

Tioga County – Abstracts of Wills and Administrations, book one, 1812-1833, Registers A-D, 1833-1886

Tioga County – Registers Docket, 1832-1886 ; Registers Index, 1806-1934

Union County – Wills and administrations of Northumberland County, 1772-1813 : Union County, 1813-1818; Mifflin County, 1789-1793; Indiana County, 1818-1849

Union County – Union County, Miscellaneous Wills and Probate Records

Venango County – Orphans’ Court Records, 1806-1870

Venango County – Will dockets, 1819-1916; Index to Wills, 1800-1968

Warren County – Intestate Docket, 1875-1916

Warren County – Orphans Court Docket, 1844-1866; Orphans Court Index, 1844-1947

Warren County – Registers Docket, 1820-1918; registers Index, 1824-1971

Washington County – Inventories of Estates (1776-1781) and Record of marks, receipts, and certificates of freedom (1789-1790)

Washington County – Probate Files, 1781-1850; Index, 1781-1924

Washington County – Will Books, 1781-1872; Index to Wills, 1781-1935

Washington County – Washington County, Estate Records 1781-96 and deed Records 1782-85

Washington County – Washington County, Abstracts of Wills Registered at Little Washington [1781-1811]

Washington County – Washington County, Abstracts of Wills Registered at Little Washington. Will books No. 1-2

Wayne County – Will Books, 1798-1906; Index, 1801-1925

Westmoreland County – General Index, Register’s office, Orphans’ Court

Westmoreland County – Will Books, 1773-1917; Will Indexes 1773-1918

Westmoreland County – Westmoreland County, Abstracts of Wills Registered at Greensburg [1797-1812]

Westmoreland County – Westmoreland County, Abstracts of Wills Registered at Greensburg.

Westmoreland County – Westmoreland County, Abstracts of Wills Registered at Greensburg. Administration books L-P

Westmoreland County – Westmoreland County, Abstracts of Wills Registered at Greensburg. Will book No. 1

Westmoreland County – Westmoreland County, Abstracts of Wills Registered at Greensburg. Will book No. 1-2

Westmoreland County – Westmoreland County.Abstracts of Administrations Will book No. 1

Wyoming County Will Book, 1842-1908; Index, 1842-1938

York County – Orphan’s Court Dockets, 1749-1881 ; General Index to Dockets, 1749-1887

York County – Will Books, 1749-1882 ; General Index to Wills, 1749-1940

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Residence records and what they might include

Pennsylvania Residence Records

 

 

Pennsylvania Census Records

1763-1880 – The Jacobs collection (The Eaves family)

1783 – Westmoreland County – Returns of taxables for the counties of Westmoreland (1783, 1786) and census (1783)

1784- Bedford County – Returns of taxables for the county of Bedford (1773 to 1784) and census (1784)

1790 – Census schedules, 1790, index & images

1790 – Heads of families at the first census of the United States taken in the year 1790, Pennsylvania

1790 – Heads of families at the first census of the United States taken in the year 1790, Pennsylvania

1790 – Heads of families in Mifflin County, Pa. 1790; including present Mifflin, Juniata, and part of Centre County from the federal census and county tax lists

1790 – Heads of families, 1790 Census, Thornbury, Chester, Pennsylvania

1790 – Heads of families, Census 1790, Elizabeth, Lancaster, Pennsylvania

1790 – United States Census, 1790 index & images

1800 – Pennsylvania, 1800 thru 1840 federal census : population schedules

1800 – United States Census, 1800, index & images

1800-1840 – Pennsylvania, 1800 thru 1840 federal census : population schedules

1810 – 1810 Pennsylvania Census

1810 – Index to 1810 census of Pennsylvania

1810 – Pennsylvania, 1800 thru 1840 federal census : population schedules

1810 – United States Census, 1810, index & images

1820 – Pennsylvania, 1800 thru 1840 federal census : population schedules

1820 – United States Census, 1820, index & images

1830 – Pennsylvania, 1800 thru 1840 federal census : population schedules

1830 – United States Census, 1830, index & images

1840 – Pennsylvania, 1800 thru 1840 federal census : population schedules

1840 – United States Census, 1840, index & images

1850 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; agricultural schedules, 1850-1880

1850 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; manufacturers schedules 1850-1880

1850 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; social statistics, 1850-1880

1850 – Pennsylvania, 1850 federal census : population schedules

1850 – United States Census (Mortality Schedule), 1850

1850 – United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850

1850 – United States Census, 1850

1850-1880 – Pennsylvania, census records : non-population schedules, 1850-1880

1860 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; agricultural schedules, 1850-1880

1860 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; manufacturers schedules 1850-1880

1860 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; social statistics, 1850-1880

1860 – Pennsylvania, 1860 federal census : population schedules

1860 – United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1860

1860 – United States Census, 1860

1870 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; agricultural schedules, 1850-1880

1870 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; manufacturers schedules 1850-1880

1870 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; social statistics, 1850-1880

1870 – Pennsylvania, 1870 federal census : population schedules

1870 – United States Census, 1870

1880 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; agricultural schedules, 1850-1880

1880 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; manufacturers schedules 1850-1880

1880 – Nonpopulation census schedules for Pennsylvania; social statistics, 1850-1880

1880 – Pennsylvania, 1880 federal census : soundex and population schedules

1880 – Pennsylvania, 1880 federal census : soundex and population schedules

1880 – United States Census, 1880

1890 – United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890

1900 – Pennsylvania, 1900 federal census : soundex and population schedules

1900 – Pennsylvania, 1900 federal census : soundex and population schedules

1900 – United States Census, 1900

1910 – Pennsylvania, 1910 federal census : population schedules

1910 – Pennsylvania, 1910 federal census : population schedules

1910 – United States Census, 1910

1911 – Indian census rolls, Carlisle School, 1911

1920 – Pennsylvania, 1920 federal census : soundex index and population schedules

1920 – Pennsylvania, 1920 federal census : soundex index and population schedules

1920 – United States Census, 1920

1930 – Pennsylvania, 1930 federal census : population schedules ; NARA microfilm publication T626

1930 – United States Census of Merchant Seamen, 1930

1930 – United States Census, 1930

1940 – Pennsylvania, 1940 population census : population schedules

1940 – United States Census, 1940

1940 – United States Enumeration District Maps for the Twelfth through the Sixteenth US Censuses, 1900-1940

 

 

 

 

Pennsylvania Naturalization & Citizenship

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Eastern District Naturalization Indexes, 1795-1952, index & images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Eastern District Petitions for Naturalization, 1795-1931, index & images

Pennsylvania – Court records, 1789-1843

Pennsylvania – Declarations of intention, 1832-1906

Pennsylvania – Names of foreigners who took the oath of allegiance to the province and state of Pennsylvania, 1727-1775, with foreign arrivals, 1786-1808

Pennsylvania – Naturalization lists, 1740-1773

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania, Eastern District Court Records, 1789-1843

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania, Eastern District Naturalization Petitions and Records, 1795-1911

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania, Eastern District Naturalization Petitions, 1795-1931, and Declarations, 1906-1931; Index 1795-1928

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania, Middle District Naturalization Petitions and Declarations, 1901-1931, from Court held in Scranton ; Index 1906-1991

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania, Middle District Naturalization Petitions and Declarations, 1906-1911, in Court held at Harrisburg

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania, Middle District Naturalization Petitions and Declarations, 1908-1912, from Court held at Williamsport

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania, Middle District Naturalization Petitions, 1911-1916, from Court held at Harrisburg

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania, Middle District Naturalization Petitions, and Declarations, 1906-1911

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania, Western District Indexes to Registers and Registers of Declarations of Intention and Petitions for Naturalization 1820-1906

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania, Western District Naturalization Petitions and Records, 1910-1911

PennsylvaniaPennsylvania, Western District Naturalization Records 1820-1935

Pennsylvania – Naturalization records 1794-1868 ; index to naturalizations 1794-1824, 1842-1868

Pennsylvania – Oaths of allegiance, 1777-1790

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Eastern District naturalization indexes, 1795-1952

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Eastern District petitions for naturalization, 1795-1931

Pennsylvania – Indexes to naturalization petitions to the U.S. Circuit and District Courts for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1795-1951: NARA RG21 publication M1248, index

Pennsylvania – Indexes to registers and registers of declarations of intention and petitions for naturalization of the U. S. District and Circuit Courts for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1820-1906 : NARA RG21 publication M1208, index

Pennsylvania – Naturalization card file index, 1906-1990, index

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Allegheny, Pittsburgh, naturalization card file index, 1906-1990, index

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Eastern District naturalization indexes, 1795-1952, index

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Eastern District petitions for naturalization, 1795-1931

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Landing Reports of Aliens, 1798-1828, images

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Case Files of Chinese Immigrants, 1900-1923, images

Allegheny County – Pennsylvania, Allegheny, Pittsburgh, Naturalization Card File Index, 1906-1990, index

Allegheny County – Naturalization Declarations of Intention and Petitions, 1798-1910

Allegheny County – Allegheny County Naturalization Docket, 1799-1906, and Declarations of Intentions, 1883-1906

Allegheny – Naturalization petitions and records, 1910-1911

Adams County Naturalization and Declaration of Intention Papers, 1802-1906

Armstrong County – Naturalization Docket, 1807-1906

Beaver County – Declarations of Intention 1906-1934

Beaver County – Beaver County Naturalization Records, 1804-1906; Naturalization Index, 1804-1982; Naturalization Petitions, 1906-1920, 1929-1931

Bedford CountyNaturalization Papers, 1802-1934

Berks County Naturalization Papers, 1798-1852; Index, 1798-1915

Berks County – Berks County Naturalization Papers, 1798-1915; Index 1798-1915

Butler CountyDeclarations of Intention, 1874-1929

Butler CountyButler County Naturalization Dockets, 1804-1903

Butler CountyButler County Petitions for Citizenship, 1804-1931 Index, 1804-1982

Cambria County Naturalization Dockets, 1835-1906

Cameron CountyNaturalization Dockets, 1862-1906

Chester CountyNaturalization Records, 1798-1906

Clarion CountyDeclarations of Intention, 1849-1906

Clarion CountyClarion County Naturalization Docket, 1841-1906

Clearfield County Naturalization Petitions and Alien Dockets

Crawford County Naturalization Dockets, v. 1-3, 1802-1906

Crawford County Naturalization Index

Cumberland CountyNaturalization Petitions

Cumberland CountyNaturalization Records, 1798-1905

Dauphin County

Harrisburg – Naturalization petitions and declarations, 1906-1911, in court held at Harrisburg

Harrisburg – Naturalization petitions, 1911-1916, from court held at Harrisburg

Delaware CountyArchives Naturalization Index 1795-1990

Delaware CountyNaturalization Papers, 1795-1906

Elk County – Naturalization Records, 1844-1906

Fayette CountyAliens’ Records, 1802-1906

Fayette CountyFayette County Index to Declaration of Intentions and Petitions for Naturalization from 1906

Forest County Naturalization Docket, 1858-1906

Greene County – Naturalization Index, 1802-1937 approx

Greene CountyGreene County Naturalization Records 1927-1956

Indiana County – Declarations of Intention, 1885-1906

Indiana CountyIndiana County Naturalization Docket, 1903-1906

Indiana CountyIndiana County Naturalization Index, 1806-1902

Jefferson CountyNaturalization Records, 1831-1906

Lackawanna County

Scranton – Naturalization petitions and declarations, 1901-1931, from court held in Scranton ; Index 1906-1991

Lancaster County The first Naturalization list

Lawrence CountyNaturalization Records, 1843-1939

Lehigh CountyNaturalization Records, 1812-1906

Luzerne County – Admissions 1850-1906 ; Index 1850-1897

Luzerne County Luzerne County Declarations of Intentions 1850-1894 ; Index 1850-1906

Luzerne County – Luzerne County Naturalization Records 1830-1906 ; Index 1830-1906

Luzerne County – Luzerne County Petitions, 1912-1942; Index 1912-1944

Lycoming County

Williamsport – Naturalization petitions and declarations, 1908-1912, from court held at Williamsport

McKean County – Aliens Dockets, 1842-1906

McKean CountyMcKean County, Index to Naturalization Petitions

Mercer County Court orders, 1929-1963

Mercer County – Mercer County Declarations of Intention, 1906-1962

Mercer County Mercer County Naturalization Dockets, 1808-1906

Mercer County Mercer County Petition and Record, 1907-1966

Mercer County – Mercer County Register of persons Naturalized, 1813-1825

Mifflin County – Naturalization Records, 1802-1912

Montour CountyCommon pleas Docket, 1850-1907

Northumberland CountyNaturalization Papers and Index, 1802-1906

Philadelphia – Naturalization petitions and records, 1795-1911

Philadelphia – Naturalization petitions, 1795-1931, and declarations, 1906-1931; index 1795-1928

Philadelphia – Naturalization petitions, and declarations, 1906-1911

Philadelphia – Naturalization records (Pennsylvania: Western District), 1820-1935

Schuylkill County – Declarations of Intention, 1906-1944

Schuylkill County – Miscellaneous Naturalization Records, ca. 1896-1927

Schuylkill County – Naturalization Petition and Record, 1906-1946; Index 1906-1990

Schuylkill County – Naturalization Petition Records, 1811-1907; Indexes, 1811-1906

Somerset County – Naturalization Records, 1800-1906

Sullivan CountyNaturalization Records, 1848-1906

Susquehanna County Naturalization Documents, 1844-1929

Susquehanna County – Naturalization Records, 1844-1906

Venango County – Naturalization Docket, 1806-1906

Warren County – Alien Dockets, 1847-1906

Washington County – Naturalization Records, 1802-1906 ; Index, 1802-1962

Wayne County – Naturalizations, 1799-1906

Wayne County – Pennsylvania, Wayne County, Court of Common Pleas, Naturalization Records, 1799-1906, index

Wyoming County – Naturalization Dockets, 1843-1916

 

 

 

 

Colonization

Delaware – The settlements on the Delaware prior to the coming of William Penn

Pennsylvania – Susquehanna settlers [and] Western lands

 

 

 

 

Directories

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania directory of historical organizations, 1970

Bedford County – Bedford County, Farquhar’s Official Directory, 1878-79

Bradford County – Directory of Bradford County, Pa., with map – 1900

Butler County – Butler County, American Agriculturist Farm Directory, 1916

Butler County – Rural Directory, Butler County – 1939/40

Columbia County – Directory of Columbia and Montour Counties Pa : with map : 1901

Greene County – Greene County, American Agriculturalist Farm Directory, 1916

Lackawanna County – Lackawanna County, History and Directory of Newton and Ransom townships

Lancaster County – The Farmer’s Directory of Lancaster County, 1914

Luzerne County – Luzerne County, Polk’s Greater Wilkes-Barre City Directory – 1917

Tioga County – Tioga County, Anderson’s Directory, 1908-1909

Washington County – Washington County, American Agriculturist Farm Directory, 1915

Berwick – Danville, Bloomsburg and Berwick, Sholes’ Directory 1904-1905

Bloomsburg – Danville, Bloomsburg and Berwick, Sholes’ Directory 1904-1905

Chester – Directory of the borough of Chester, for the years 1859-60

Danville – Danville, Bloomsburg and Berwick, Sholes’ Directory 1904-1905

Erie – Erie, 1853 City Directory

Harrisburg – Gopsill’s directory of Lancaster, Harrisburg, Lebanon and York, 1863-1864

Lancaster – Lancaster Directory for 1843

Lancaster – Gopsill’s Directory of Lancaster, Harrisburg, Lebanon and York, 1863-1864

Lebanon – Gopsill’s directory of Lancaster, Harrisburg, Lebanon and York, 1863-1864

Lewisburg – Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Alumni Catalogue, 1851-1910

Lewisburg – Directory of Lewisburg, West Lewisburg and four rural routes – 1911

Meadville – Meadville, PA., Directory – 1907

North East – Directory of the City and township of North East, Pa. for 1893

Philadelphia – Boyd’s Philadelphia city business Directory – 1860-1861

Philadelphia – Bywater’s Philadelphia business Directory and city guide, for the year … – 1850

Philadelphia – Desilver’s Philadelphia Directory, and strangers’ guide – 1831

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1803

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1806

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1807

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1816

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1850

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1856

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1857

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1859

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1860

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1861

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1862

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1863

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1864

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1865

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1866

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1868

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1869

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1870

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1871

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1872

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1873

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1874

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1875

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1876

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1877

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1878

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1880

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1881

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1883

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1888

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1895

Philadelphia – Philadelphia City Directory, 1899

Philadelphia – University of Pennsylvania, General Alumni Catalogue, 1922

Pittsburgh – Fahnestock’s Pittsburgh Directory – 1850

Pittsburgh – Harris’ Pittsburgh and Allegheny Directory, with the environs, etc. – 1839

Pittsburgh – Polk’s Pittsburgh city directory – 1922

Reading – Gopsill’s Directory of Reading, Allentown, Easton, Pottsville and Bethlehem, 1864-5

Scranton – Scranton, Pennsylvania, City Directories – 1875

Scranton – Scranton, Pennsylvania, City Directories – 1886

Scranton – Scranton, Pennsylvania, City Directories – 1889

Scranton – Scranton, Pennsylvania, City Directories – 1899

Scranton – Scranton, Pennsylvania, City Directories – 1900

Shamokin – Shamokin, Pennsylvania, Directories – 1895-1897

Shamokin – Shamokin, Pennsylvania, Directories – 1930-1931

Washington – Washington and Jefferson College, General Alumni Catalogue, 1918

Washington – Washington, City Directory, 1907-08

West Chester – Directory of the borough of West Chester for … – 1857

York – Gopsill’s directory of Lancaster, Harrisburg, Lebanon and York, 1863-1864

 

 

 

Emigration & Immigration

United States Border Crossings from Canada to United States, 1895-1956

United States Border Crossings from Mexico to United States, 1903-1957

A collection of upwards of thirty thousand names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and other immigrants in Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776 with a statement of the names of ships, whence they sailed and the date of their arrival at Philadelphia : chronologically arranged, together with the necessary historical and other notes, also an appendix containing lists of more than one thousand German and French names in New York prior to 1712

A collection of upwards of thirty thousand names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and other immigrants in Pennsylvania from 1727-1776 : with a statement of the names of ships, whence they sailed, and the date of their arrival at Philadelphia, chronologically arranged, together with the necessary historical and other notes, also, an appendix containing lists of more than one thousand German and French names in New York prior to 1712

A collection of upwards of thirty thousand names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and other immigrants in Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776, with a statement of the names of ships, whence they sailed, and the date of their arrival at Philadelphia, chronologically arranged, together with the necessary historical and other notes, also, an appendix containing lists of more than one thousand German and French names in New York prior to 1712, index

A list of eighteenth-century emigrants from the Canton of Schaffhausen to the American colonies, 1734-1752

A list of German immigrants to the American colonies from Zweibruecken in the Palatinate, 1750-1771

Apart from the world : an account of the origins and destinies of various Swiss Mennonites who fled from their homelands in remote parts of the Cantons Zürich, Aargau and Bern as well as Alsace, the Kurpf[al]z, and later along the edges of the American frontier in Pennsylvania and Virginia; namely the families Bachman, Bär, Bruppacher, Hauser, Hiestand, Leaman, Ringger, Schmidt and Strickler, 1458-1865

Application for passes, 1775-1790

Application for passes, 1775-1790

Case files of Chinese immigrants from district no. 4 (Philadelphia) of the Immigration and Naturalization Service

Emigrants from the Palatinate to the American colonies in the 18th century

Emigrants from Wuerttemberg; the Adolf Gerber lists

Falckner’s Curieuse Nachricht von Pennsylvania : the book that stimulated the great German emigration to Pennsylvania in the early years of the XVIII century. A reprint of the edition of 1702, amplified with the text of the original manuscript in the Halle archives

Historic background and annals of the Swiss and German pioneer settlers of southeastern Pennsylvania, and of their remote ancestors, from the middle of the Dark Ages, down to the time of the Revolutionary War : an authentic history from original sources … with particular reference to the German-Swiss Mennonites or Anabaptists, the Amish and other nonresistant sects

Immigration of the Irish Quakers into Pennsylvania, 1682-1750 : with their early history in Ireland

Impost books of the Collector of Customs at Philadelphia, United States. Department of the Treasury

Index to the names of 30,000 immigrants – German, Swiss, Dutch and French – into Pennsylvania, 1727-1776, index

Les enfants de la Princess Augusta : migrations du Ban de la Roche vers l’Amérique ; 18, 19 et 20ème siècles : descendance connue de Jean-Georges Wiedemann, maître-marechal ferrant à Rothau (67), des deux côtés de l’Atlantique

Les voyageurs de la «Princess Augusta» : migrations du Ban de la Roche vers l’Amérique ; 18éme siècle

Names of foreigners who took the oath of allegiance to the province and state of Pennsylvania, 1727-1775, with foreign arrivals, 1786-1808

Notes of (non-Quakers) early settlers of Pennsylvania

Notes on English Quakers in Pennsylvania, late 17th & early 18th centuries

Notes on immigrants to Pennsylvania, 1681-1737

Notes on Swedes [Swedish] immigrants

Notes on Welsh immigrants, late 17th & early 18th centuries

Pennsylvania German pioneers : a publication of the original lists of arrivals in the port of Philadelphia from 1727 to 1808

Pennsylvania German pioneers from the county of Wertheim

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia case files of Chinese immigrants, 1900-1923

Pennsylvanians in Ohio

Pennsylvanians in Ohio

Plant every idle acre : a history of Germania

Records of the Russian Consular Offices in the United States : NARA publication M1486, 1862-1928

Records of the special boards of inquiry, district 4, Philadelphia, 1893-1909

Redemptioners and indentured servants in the colony and commonwealth of Pennsylvania

The first Swiss settlements in America

The founding of the German churches of Pennsylvania

The Horn papers; early westward movement on the Monongahela and upper Ohio, 1765-1795

The Pennsylvania-German in the settlement of Maryland

The trail of the black walnut

 

 

 

Passenger & Crew Lists

Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Seamen’s Proofs of Citizenship, 1791-1861, index & images

Pennsylvania, Crew Lists arriving at Erie, 1952-1957, index & images

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Passenger List Index Cards, 1883-1948, index & images

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Passenger Lists Index, 1800-1906, index & images

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1800-1882, index & images

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1883-1945, index & images

 

 

 

Taxation

US – Impost books of the Collector of Customs at Philadelphia

US – Internal revenue assessment lists for Pennsylvania, 1862-1865

US – United States direct tax of 1798, tax lists for the state of Pennsylvania

US – United States direct tax of 1798; tax lists for the State of Pennsylvania : National Archives microfilm publications, pamphlet accompanying microcopy no. 372

Pennsylvania – Tax records 1815 Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania – Transcript tax of the fourteenth, eighteenth pence rate for the County of Chester, Pennsylvania, 1771 : transcribed and rearranged alphabetically from the Pennsylvania Archives, Series 3, Volume XI

Pennsylvania – The Penns and the taxation of their estates by the Provincial Assembly

Bedford County – Returns of taxables for the county of Bedford (1773 to 1784) and census (1784)

Huntingdon County – Returns of taxables for the county of Huntingdon (1788)

Westmoreland County – Returns of taxables for the counties of Westmoreland (1783, 1786) and census (1783)

Fayette County – Returns of taxables for the counties of Fayette (1785, 1786)

Alleghany County – Returns of taxables for the counties of Allegheny (1791)

Washington County – Returns of taxables for the counties of Washington (1786)

 

 

 

Land & Property

US – United States, Freedmen’s Bureau, Land and Property Records, 1865-1872, index & images (African American, land, court)

Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994

United States Bureau of Land Management Tract Books, 1800-c. 1955

United States Internal Revenue Assessment Lists, 1862-1874

United States, Cancelled, Relinquished, or Rejected Land Entry Case Files, 1861-1932

United States, Homestead Final Certificates, 1863-1909

Abstracts of General Loan Office mortgages, 13 April 1723 to 20 February 1723/1724

Annals of Pennsylvania from the discovery of the Delaware, 1609-1682

Application for warrants, 1755-1866

Applications for patents when the present owner cannot give a complete statement of the title from the warrantee or other person who took out the office right, 1786-1884.

Applications for release of liens, 1816-1929

Applications for warrants not issued, 1786-1909

Applications for warrants, 1734-1865

Applications: new purchase, nos. 1-3683, 1770-1790

Board of Property papers, 1682-1850

Board of Property petitions, undated, 1682-1815

The Breviate in the boundary dispute between Pennsylvania and Maryland

Caveats, 1699-1890

Certificates and miscellaneous papers dealing with the Pennsylvania Population Company, 1800-1820

Charles Morton Smith manuscripts (land & property), volumes 1-4

Clement papers, warrants, surveys, indentures in New Jersey

Colonel Stephen Balliet papers, miscellaneous documents : including indentures, letters, and deeds, 1759-1808

Commissions issued by the Province of Pennsylvania with official proclamations

Connecticut patents (applications, deeds, etc.), for land in the seventeen townships of Luzerne County, Pa., 1785-1810

Conveyances for land situated in Mifflin or Northumberland Counties from # 1-134; for land situated in Bedford County from # 135-240, Jan.91795

County abstracts, nos. 0-42

County surveys, 1683-1859 : [listing of surveyors by county]

Data concerning Edward Foulke and his descendants, 1651-1879 : an original settler in Gwynedd

Deeds, 1792-1795

Depositions, 1683-1881

Depreciation lands records, 1780-1800

Documents relating to the Connecticut settlement in the Wyoming Valley

Donation lands or military tracts granted to the officers and soldiers of the Pennsylvania Line in the Revolutionary Army, 1780-1800

Donation lands records, 1780-1800

Donation or military tracts of land granted the soldiers of the Pennsylvania Line

Draughts of the proprietary manors in the province of Pennsylvania as preserved in the Land Department of the commonwealth

East and West side applications, 1765-1769

Elisabeth S. Allen papers, miscellaneous documents : including probate records, wills, indentures, deeds, 1699-1858

The general title of the Penn family to Pennsylvania : an abstract

Gilpin collection : including indentures, letters, and deeds

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania state and county records

The Holland land company

Holland Land Company Records

Illinois and Wabash land company minutes, 1778-1812

Inventory of the archives of the Holland Land Company : including the related Amsterdam companies and negotiations dealing with the purchase of land and state funds in the United States of America 1789-1869

Island records (sales, surveys, appraisals, etc.), 1757-1865

Land certificates, 1792-1799

Land office journal, 1738-1773

Last purchase original warrants, 1780-1810

Letters of attorney, 1682-1895

A list of land claimed by the settlers and preemptioners in the District of Kentucky; [Monongalia, Yohogania, and Ohio; Augusta, Botetourt, and Greenbrier; Washington and Montgomery] and for which certificates by the commissioners have been granted

Master register of Commonwealth property filed in the Department of Internal Affairs, 1919-1957

Minutes of the Board of Property and other references to lands in Pennsylvania

Minutes of the Board of Property and other references to lands in Pennsylvania including proprietary (old) rights

Minutes of the Board of Property of the province of Pennsylvania

Mortgage books, 1774-1788

Mortgage records, 1687-1820

New and last purchases, 1769, 1784

Nicholson lands-commissioner’s return of sale, 1769-1843

Notes on the patroonships, manors and seigneuries in colonial times

Old rights, proprietary rights, Virginia entries and soldiers entitled to Donation Lands with an explanation of Reed’s map of Philadelphia

Collections of Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania : miscellaneous records

Original purchases, 1683-1702

Original surveys, 1682-1920

Original warrants

Original warrants of depreciation lands, 1780-1800

Patent books, 1676-1960

Penns and land titles in western Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania deeds 1695-1850

Pennsylvania, various records : Greens and Browns collection

Philadelphia city lots, 1682-1790

Proof of settlement records, 1797-1869

Proprietary papers, 1682-1850

Proprietary towns, 1751-1829

Record of land applicants, 1786

Record of land surveyed by the Deputy Surveyors, 1683-1859

Records of the district of West Augusta, Ohio County, and Yohogania County, Virginia : District of West Augusta, minutes of the court (1775-1776), deeds (1775-1776); Ohio County, minutes of the court (1777-1780); Yohogania County, minutes of the court (1776-1780), wills (1776-1780)

Register of the estate of John Dunlap

Rent rolls, 1703-1744

Return of officers and soldiers for unpatented lots

Return of Pennsylvania Line entitled to donation lands

Sheriff’s deed book for the Eastern District, 1796-1876

Susquehanna settlers [and] Western lands

Jackson Crispin manuscripts on the Crispin family from original documents, 1687-1797 : dealing with land and wills

Title papers, 1784-1852

War of 1812 land grants, 1854, 1858, 1860, 1865, 1866, 1876

Warrant register, 1682-1950

Warrant register, 1682-1950

Warrantees of land in the several counties of the state of Pennsylvania, 1730-1898

Warrants and surveys of the province of Pennsylvania including the three lower counties, 1759

Warrants and surveys of the province of Pennsylvania, 1682-1759 : transcribed from the records of the Surveyor General’s and Proprietaries Secretary’s offices by John Hughes, recorder of warrants and surveys under the Act of Assembly July 7, 1759; with a guide to the books and index, an historical background and a copy of the Act

Penns and land titles in western Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania land records : a history and guide for research

Report of the Secretary of Internal Affairs of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania : containing reports of the surveys and re-surveys of the boundary lines of the commonwealth, accompanied with maps of the same. Prepared in compliance with a resolution of the General Assembly, approved the 7th day of May, 1885

Thoughts on the situation of the inhabitants on the frontier

Index to old rights in Bucks and Chester Counties, 1682-1761

Index to old rights in Philadelphia County, 1682-1748

Warrant register, 1682-1950

Warrant register, 1682-1950

 

 

 

Maps, Gazetteers, & Almanacs

A gazetteer of the state of Pennsylvania

A gazetteer of the state of Pennsylvania : part first, contains a general description of the state, its situation and extent, general geological construction, canals and rail-roads, bridges, revenue, expenditures, public debt, &c. &c.; part second, embraces ample descriptions of its counties, towns, cities, villages, mountains, lakes, rivers, creeks, &c. alphabetically arranged to which is added a table of all the post offices in the state, their distances from Washington and Harrisburg,and the names of the post masters with a map of the state

County historical maps of Pennsylvania

Descriptive list of the map collection in the Pennsylvania State Archives : catalogue of maps in the principal map collection (MG 11)

Early maps of the Ohio Valley : a selection of maps, plans and views made by Indians and colonials from 1673-1783

Encyclopedia of Pennsylvania

Historic map collection : reprints of historic maps, featuring town, village and county maps of the northeast and selection of state and foreign maps.

Maps belonging to George Washington

Maps showing the development of Pennsylvania, 1920

Maps taken from county histories, etc. and filed separately at the Iowa State Historical Society

Migration routes in Pennsylvania at the beginning of the Revolutionary War, 1776

Pennsylvania county outline maps

Pennsylvania place names

Pennsylvania topographical maps

Report of the Secretary of Internal Affairs of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania : containing reports of the surveys and re-surveys of the boundary lines of the commonwealth, accompanied with maps of the same. Prepared in compliance with a resolution of the General Assembly, approved the 7th day of May, 1885

The German almanac of Christopher Sauer

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania state and county records

 

 

 

Orphans

Pennsylvania’s soldiers’ orphan schools: giving a brief account of the origin of the late Civil War, the rise and progress of the orphan system, and legislative enactments relating thereto; with brief sketches and engravings of the several institutions, with names of pupils subjoined

Pennsylvania’s soldiers’ orphan schools: giving a brief account of the origin of the late Civil War, the rise and progress of the orphan system, and legislative enactments relating thereto ; with brief sketches and engravings of the several institutions with names of pupils subjoined

 

 

 

Pensions

Lycoming & Tioga counties, Penna.; parish & cemeteries, marriages, deaths, news files, etc.

Mother’s pension accounts, 1913-1917

Pennsylvania pensioners

 

 

 

Workhouse | Poorhouse

Blotters or County case book and pay patients, 1881-1913

 

 

 

Voting

Election returns, 1776-1790

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Life records, looking for family members...try these records, looking for description...try these records

Pennsylvania Daily Life Records

 

Alumni, Schools, Yearbooks

 

Bible Records

 

Bibliography

 

Biographies

 

Books

Guidebooks

 

Handbooks, Manuals

 

Church

 

Court Records

 

Employment | Business | Commerce

 

Ethnic Records

Native American

 

African American Records

 

Other Minorities/Ethnic Groups

 

Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

 

Genealogies & Family Trees

 

Government & Legal

 

History

 

Colonial

 

History – French and Indian War, 1755-1763

 

Spanish-American War, 1898

 

War of 1812

 

18th Century

 

19th century

 

Historical Geography

 

Libraries, Museums, & Archives

 

Inventories

 

Genealogy

 

Medical

 

Names & Surnames

 

Newspapers

 

Periodicals

 

Public Records

 

Slavery & Servitude

 

Societies

 

Prisons/Prisoners Records

 

 

 

 

 

 

Military Records and what you can learn from them

Pennsylvania Military Records

 

Indexes, some images

 

Military Pensions

 

Military History

 

Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775

 

Revolution, 1775-1783

 

Indian Wars, ca. 1785-1865

 

War of 1812

 

Mexican War, 1846-1848

 

Civil War, 1861-1865

 

Spanish-American War, 1898

 

World War I, 1914-1918

 

World War II, 1939-1945

 

Korean War, 1950-1953

 

 

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