Jefferson County, Pennsylvania

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"Side Notes"

[Historical and otherwise]

Historical Register of Places

History of the Railroad in Pennsylvania

Joseph Barnett: Bio
"Father of Jefferson County"

Online Books Site
This is a great collection


Time Lines for Wars

LDS Catalog
Military Data with a connection to Jefferson County, PA


Site Updated: 7 July 2020
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History & Military Biographies

Jefferson County Historical Society ~ 1878 Jefferson County., Atlas
Punxsutawney Area Historical & Genealogical Society
Jefferson County "Genealogical Trails" ~ A Brief History of Jefferson County: Wiki

Soldiers And Patriots Biographical Album
Containing Biographies and Portraits of Soldiers and Loyal Citizens
In the American Conflict, Together with the
Great Commanders of the Union Army

A History of the Organizations growing out of the War:
The Grand Army of the Republic, The Loyal Legion,
The Sons of Veterans, and The Woman's Relief Corps
Chicago, ILL
Union Veteran Publishing Company, 1892.

There are a great number of Biographies in the above book.
I have gleaned some for Pennsylvania, but there are probably more.
The Complete Index can be found here.
The Book may be read online or downloaded here.

War in Pennsylvania

PA Volunteers in the Civil War - Jefferson County
Civil War ~ Civil War Maps ~ War of 1812 ~ Spanish-American War
War of the Revolution
PA Digital Archives ~ War Records
Fort Pitt ~ Military Forts in PA
Internet Archives ~ Misc War Records ~ Military Records ~ Family Search

Compiled Service Military Records
The Internet Archives [] has a huge amount of filmed records.
This link is for Pennsylvania

New > Soldiers of the Great War, Vol 3, Pennsylvania
Military Records on the 'Cyber' Site

Cemeteries & Military Odds
Jefferson Co ~ Find~A~Grave  ~ / Billion Graves
PA Roots ~ Pennsylvania Cemeteries: Wiki
Military Headstone Applications ~ Disabled Veteran's Homes - Patients
Veterans in the 1890 Census
Dead Man Talking ~ Graveyards & Gravestones
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

Confederate Applications for Presidential Pardon, 1865-1867

[Graves Database] ~ Nationwide Grave Locator  ~ Department of Veteran's Affairs
Data Copied: St. James Lutheran & Methodist Church Cem's & Others
Ringold, Jefferson County., PA or download here.


"The Fine Print"
Jefferson County Coordinator: Martha A Crosley Graham
PAGenWeb State Coordinator: Nancy Janyszeski
PAGenWeb Assistant State Coordinator (Eastern Counties): Mary Ann Lubinsky 

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