Introduction To This Site

Welcome to the Somerset County, Pennsylvania Genealogy pages. We are so glad that you stopped by and hope that you will find this website beneficial to your research in this county. This page has been created as a introduction of sorts to this website. Please take a few minutes to read about our site, the project mission, and how to best use this website.

If you need assistance at any time, please feel free to contact us.

Project History

These pages will give you a better understanding of our project history and what our mission is:

About This Site: History of This Website and History of the USGenWeb Project

Beginning Your Research Online

These pages will give you a better understanding of how to use online resources:

Getting Started
Working Online

Getting Connected With Other Researchers

Getting your name and surnames out on the web is one of the best ways to meet other researchers. We have alot of interactive resources where you can meet others from this county:

How to Post A Good Query - useful reading before joining our mail list or using the BBS system.
Join the SOMGEN Discussion list
Post and View county queries
View county surnames

Sharing Your Research With Others

This website relies on user donations of genealogical and historical materials. Once you get your family tree started, why not share it with others. Not only will you be helping others with their research, but you will make connections with researchers faster when they can see your family history online!

Donating Your Materials to this Website

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This county is part of the USGenWeb Project, a non-profit genealogical resource web system, and is maintained by April Phillips and Connie Burkett with help and information provided by other volunteers.

Last Revised: January 28, 2016

Copyright The Somerset County, PAGenWeb Project.