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John Parks Moves To Pennsylvania, 1795-1801

Pennsylvania 31 Dec 2013
Below is some source information and more reading that I need to complete.   In this book are early tales about the pioneers to Bradford County and some listing of early marriages.  So far John and Sarah Parks' daughters Hannah and Chloe are listed within Volume one of this Digital Book...
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Pennsylvania Poorhouse Records

Pennsylvania 03 Mar 2014
PENNSYLVANIA   POORHOUSE RECORDS ON MICROFILM at the state archives    http://www.state.pa....AM/rg/rg47m.htm Note: The following list of poorhouse related records was found at the above website of the Pennsylvania State Archives on 9/10/2000. We did not verify whether the li...
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Baptism of John Dienschman (Tinsman), 1751

Pennsylvania 25 Mar 2014
The following baptism entry was recorded by Rev. Jacob Reiss at the Tohickon Church, Bucks County, PA.   [2. BAPTISMS BY REV. JACOB RIESS, 1749-1756.] Church Record for the Reformed Congregation on the Tohickon in Bedminster Township. By me were entered those children whom I, Jaco...
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Genealogical Data Relating To The German Settlers Of Penn...

Pennsylvania 19 Jan 2014
I see this book listed via Google and Amazon.  I think it is something I need to find.
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County Cemetery, Blair Pa

Pennsylvania 03 Mar 2014
County Cemetery   Allegheny Township,  Blair County, Pennsylvania Submitted by: Blair County Genealogical Society, Hollidaysburg, PA   NOTE: This cemetery is on the grounds of the old county almshouse (and its successor institutions.)  No records were kept of deaths in this po...
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The Search For Thomas Robinson's Origins

Pennsylvania 30 Dec 2013
I believe I have found all of John ROBINSON Sr.’s children (Nancy, William, Thomas, George, and Issac H.) in Martic Township, Lancaster County, PA; I just need to validate some dates. I had not found James or John in this area of PA. But, now that I have confirmation of both our John an...
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White Oak Church Records Lost

Pennsylvania 24 Mar 2014
The records of the White Oak church in Lancaster county were found by Rev. D. C. Tobias in 1874, but are now again lost.
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Historical Society Of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania 02 Mar 2014
Address: 1300 Locust Street Philadelphia, PA 19107 T: (215) 732-6200 F: (215) 732-2680   Website: http://hsp.org/   About: Founded in 1824 in Philadelphia, the Historical Society of Pennsylvania inspires people to create a better future through historical understanding. One of the oldes...
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Pennsylvania Counties

County Date Mentor County Date Mentor
Adams 1800   Allegheny 1788  
Armstrong 1800   Beaver 1800  
Bedford 1771   Berks 1752
Blair 1846   Bradford 1810  
Bucks 1682 Butler 1800  
Cambria 1804   Cameron 1860  
Carbon 1843   Centre 1800  
Chester 1682   Clarion 1839  
Clearfield 1804   Clinton 1839  
Columbia 1813   Crawford 1800  
Cumberland 1750   Dauphin 1785  
Delaware 1789   Elk 1843  
Erie 1800   Fayette 1783  
Forest 1848   Franklin 1784  
Fulton 1850   Greene 1796  
Huntingdon 1787   Indiana 1803  
Jefferson 1804   Juniata 1831  
Lackawanna 1878   Lancaster 1729 Diane
Lawrence 1849   Lebanon 1813  
Lehigh 1812   Luzerne 1786  
Lycoming 1795   McKean 1804  
Mercer 1800   Mifflin 1789  
Monroe 1836   Montgomery 1784  
Montour 1850   Northampton 1752
Northumberland 1772 Coming Perry 1820  
Philadelphia 1682 Coming Pike 1814  
Potter 1804   Schuylkill 1811 Coming
Snyder 1855   Somerset 1795  
Sullivan 1847   Susquehanna 1810 Coming
Tioga 1804   Union 1813  
Venango 1800   Warren 1800  
Washington 1781   Wayne 1798  
Westmoreland 1773 Coming Wyoming 1842  
York 1749 Coming