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The Jefferson County Mail List is here.
Lookups in the following Books
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1. "Who, When and Where", volume 1, Jefferson County, PA.
and Marriage Records, 1852-1855, Death Records, 1893-1906
compiled by Patricia Steele.
2. "Who, When and Where",
volume 2, Jefferson County, Pa.
Newspaper Items 1834-1837,
1854-1889, compiled by Patricia Steele.
3. Tombstone Hoppin'
v.1 & 2 by Patricia Steele.
Mining & Land Records
Mining in Pennsylvania
Virtual Museum of Coal Mining
Knox Mine Disaster
Land Records Guide
Immigration, Ships Passenger
Lists & Naturalization
Miscellaneous Digital Collections
German Settlement in Pennsylvania
"The Palatine Families Project"
Ship's Transcribers Guild
Penn State: Digital Collections
Digital Documents: State of Pennsylvania
Rauh Jewish Archives
General Catalogue of the Western University of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania: Old Family Photos
Family Research Folders
Site Updated: 2 July 2019
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Jefferson County Pennsylvania
Her Pioneers and People
William James McKnight, M. D.
Two Volumes: Illustrated
Chicago: J H Beers & Co, 1917
The Index is Here:
Both Volumes can be downloaded: Archive.org
Commemorative Biographical Record
Of Central Pennsylvania,
Including the Counties of
Centre, Clearfield, Jefferson and
Biographical Sketches of Prominent &
Citizens & Many of the Early Settled
Volume II - Index
H Beers & Co, 1898
A Pioneer Outline History of NW Pennsylvania
W J McKnight, Brookville, PA
Printed: BJ Lippincott Company, 1905
> 566 [Jefferson County]
The whole book is here.
Jefferson county, Pennsylvania,
with illustrations and
biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers
Scott, Kate M
The Index is here.
Pennsylvania Archives: Magazine
These publications are full of great information and can
be downloaded here.
Historical Pennsylvania Maps
Another Historic Map Site
Historic Maps of PA
Perry Casteñeda Map Collection
Historic County Lines
Pennsylvania Topo Maps
USGW Archives: Maps
Civil War Maps ~
Caldwell's Historical Atlas: 1878
Other Genealogical Resources
"For King or Country"
Bicentennial Project of the Orange County, CA Genealogical
Revolutionary War Ancestors with 200 Years of
The Index is here.
Lookups are available:
From the files of...
Pennsylvania : Locations
The linked file above is a 40
page listing of all PA folks in my database.
I am happy to share
Richard Adsit & Rebecca Burch ~
John Christy & Agnes Drennon
Charles Crosley & Hannah ~ Jacob Malin & Susanna Jones
George Mushrush & Rebecca Garwood
Aaron Ogden & Esther Preston ~
Robert R Tate & Isabella Earhart
Some of the families
above are no longer being researched, but I am still willing to
send along a report if there is interest.
Lists such as those above or Family Group
Sheets or Descendent Reports are welcome.
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