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Adams 1800 Contribute? Allegheny 1788 Contribute?
Armstrong 1800   Beaver 1800  
Bedford 1771 Contribute? Berks 1752 Contribute?
Blair 1846 Contribute? Bradford 1810
Bucks 1682 Ronald Butler 1800  
Cambria 1804   Cameron 1860  
Carbon 1843   Centre 1800  
Chester 1682 Contribute? Clarion 1839  
Clearfield 1804   Clinton 1839  
Columbia 1813   Crawford 1800  
Cumberland 1750 Contribute? Dauphin 1785  
Delaware 1789 Contribute? Elk 1843  
Erie 1800   Fayette 1783 Contribute?
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 Contribute? Luzerne 1786  
Lycoming 1795   McKean 1804  
Mercer 1800   Mifflin 1789  
Monroe 1836   Montgomery 1784 Contribute?
Montour 1850   Northampton 1752 Ronald
Northumberland 1772   Perry 1820  
Philadelphia 1682 Ronald Pike 1814 Contribute?
Potter 1804   Schuylkill 1811  
Snyder 1855   Somerset 1795 Contribute?
Sullivan 1847   Susquehanna 1810 Ronald
Tioga 1804   Union 1813  
Venango 1800   Warren 1800  
Washington 1781   Wayne 1798  
Westmoreland 1773 Ronald Wyoming 1842 Contribute?
York 1749  



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Armstrong: Historical Society and Museum

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Armstrong County Museum, located in the McCain House, features a drawing room, Indian room, genealogical library, and exhibit room. This Federal style house was built in 1842.   http://www.visitpa.c...iety-and-museum
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Armstrong: Historical Society of South Bethlehem

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2015
After the Civil War the Borough of South Bethlehem was formed. In 1886 the Borough of West Bethlehem (in Lehigh County) was formed. In 1904, the Boroughs of West Bethlehem (in Lehigh County) and Bethlehem (in Northampton County) merged. In 1917, the Borough of South Bethlehem and Bethlehem merged...
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Beaver: Genealogy and History Center

Pennsylvania 20 Feb 2015
Our mission is to provide an archival site for study, reference, research and preservation of Beaver County documents and books, both historical and genealogical; to provide aid and encouragement to the public in their historical research and genealogical pursuits; to encourage the preservation o...
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Beaver: Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation

Pennsylvania 20 Feb 2015
AS THE OFFICIAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF BEAVER COUNTY LOCATED IN THE VICARY MANSION, WE ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT RECOGNIZING HISTORICAL SITES, DISSEMINATING RESEARCH FINDINGS AND PUBLICATIONS, OFFERING INTERACTIVE PROGRAMS, PROVIDING REFERRALS, AND PRESERVING ARCHIVES AND ARTIFACTS FOR THE GENERAL PUBL...
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Beaver: History

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2015
This is the primary site for archival information and photographs on Beaver County Pennsylvania. We hope that you find the information contained here of value.   Our goal is not to create a highly interactive site, but one whose primary purpose is to be a source of vital local historica...
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Bradford: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2014
      The Bradford County Historical Society is one of the oldest county historical societies in the state. A foster child of The first museum, located behind the Court House, Towanda. the Bradford County Medical Society, the Bradford County Historical Society was organized on May...
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Bradford: Historical Society of Sayre

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
THE CENTENNIAL YEAR   The Sayre Historical Society began as the History Committee of the Sayre Centennial and immediately became a separate entity. At the time, the mission was to publish a history of Sayre, to create a permanent historical society with a regular publication and to desi...
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Bradford: Pennsylvania and Connecticut, Trenton Decree

Pennsylvania 29 Dec 2013
Connecticut was once a claimant to territories that are now part of northern Pennsylvania.  Specifically I was concerned with the Bradford County area in Pennsylvania.  Interestingly enough, it seems before 1774 some of this area was being titled and surveyed by Connecticut and the in 1...
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Butler: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
There is a wealth of Genealogical History available in Butler County.  As time permits we will attempt to make information available here, including all the resources available in Butler County.   http://www.butlerhistory.com/
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Butler: Historical Society of Zelienople

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
Baron Dettmar Basse (1764-1836) came to the New World from Germany in 1802. He purchased 10,000 acres of Depreciation Lands in western Pennsylvania, built a home which he called Bassenheim (Basse's home), established a sawmill, brickyard, and an iron furnace, and laid out a town which he named Ze...
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Cambria: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
On February 7, 1925, six prominent citizens of Cambria County "associated themselves together for the purpose of organizing the Cambria County Historical Society." Since that time, the staff, volunteers, and members of the Society have remained committed to the organization's mission. "To preserv...
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Cambria: Historical Society of Portage

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Portage Area Historical Society was formed in 1992 as a 501©(3) charitable foundation.  We are dedicated to the preservation, education and exploration of the rich history of Portage, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding local area.    http://www.portagepa.us/   The Hist...
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Carbon: Historical Society of Jim Thorpe (Mauch Chunk)

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Mauch Chunk Historical Society of Jim Thorpe, PA preserves and interprets our region's history by providing a focal point for culture, entertainment and the arts in our community to enrich the lives of current and future generations of residents and visitors.   In 1954, the towns of Mauc...
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Carbon: Lowrytown Poorhouse

Pennsylvania 03 Mar 2014
Geographic Notes -- Lowrytown [Carbon County Home] Poorhouse "Here are three responses to my inquiry about Lowrytown and the Poor Houes in Carbon County. There are so many great people on these lists! I checked my PA map and an atlas for the Larrytown mentioned but had no luck. Of course, there a...
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Centre: Genealogical Society

Pennsylvania 03 Mar 2014
    Welcome to the website of the Centre County Genealogical Society, a dedicated group of genealogists with a Centre County, Pennsylvania connection. A non-profit 501©(3) organization, the society strives to serve its members and the public through informative meetings and worksho...
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Centre: Pennsylvania Room and Historical Museum

Pennsylvania 13 Mar 2015
The Pennsylvania Room at the Centre County Library & Historical Museum is located in the early 19th-century Georgian style Miles-Humes home at 203 North Allegheny Street in Bellefonte.   Our many valuable resources include specialized genealogy collections, original Centre County records...
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Clarion: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
 We all think of history as something that happened someplace else. Unlock the past to find the fascinating story of why Clarion County is unique. Discover the history right in your own back yard!   http://www.clarionco...calsociety.org/    
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Clearfield: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The DuBois Area Historical Society Inc., reached the 33rd anniversary of its announced formation on Feb. 6, 2014. On that date in 1982, Evo Facchine, president of the DuBois Chamber of Commerce, made an announcement at a Chamber event proposing the founding of a historical society.   The DuB...
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Clinton: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
To maintain a museum for collecting, preserving and interpreting records and artifacts significant to the history of Clinton County.  CCHS encourages research into local history, recommends the  preservation of historical structures and sites, presents free educational programs througho...
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Columbia: Historic Preservation Society

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2015
Located in the original English Evangelical Lutheran Church, Columbia Historic Preservation Society is dedicated to the preservation of the river town, formerly known as Wright’s Ferry and Shawana Town.  Once considered as a possible site for locating our nation’s capitol, Columbia was once...
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Columbia: Historical And Genealogical Society

Pennsylvania 03 Mar 2014
Dedicated to the proposition that the historical and genealogical heritage of Columbia County , Pennsylvania , should be preserved and that its citizens should be informed thereof.     http://colcohist-gensoc.org/    The Columbia County Historical Society e...
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Crawford: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Crawford County Historical Society was founded in 1880. Our purpose is to collect, preserve, and interpret the history of Crawford County. The Society archives contains one of the oldest and most comprehensive repositories for genealogical resources in northwestern Pennsylvania, an extensive...
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Crawford: Historical Society of Titusville

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Titusville Historical Society meets in Titusville, PA, part of the Oil Region National Heritage Area. The society represents Titusville and the immediate surrounding areas. We maintain a collection of artifacts, photographs, and manuscripts that are directly related to Titusville area history...
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Dauphin: Catherine Dinsman

Pennsylvania 11 Jan 2014
Birth Date: 1740 Birthplace: Pennsylvania Volume: 44 Page Number: 87 Reference: Ten "Series" of "Pennsylvnia Archives" have been so far published in from 5 to 31v. Ea. Philadelphia and Harrisburg. 1852- ( We have indexed Ser...
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Dauphin: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
Welcome to the online home of The Historical Society of Dauphin County and the John Harris-Simon Cameron Mansion. The Historical Society of Dauphin County (HSDC) was founded in 1869 and has been headquartered at the Harris-Cameron Mansion, a National Historic Landmark, since 1941.   http://w...
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Donegal: Church Records Destroyed

Pennsylvania 24 Mar 2014
Much difficulty has been experienced in getting possession of some of the old Reformed church records, in fact some have become lost or mislaid, while at least three of them are known to have been destroyed by fire, viz—Donegal Reformed in Lancaster county.
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Elk: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Elk County Historical Society was founded May 21, 1964 and incorporated in 1974. We are located in Ridgway, the county seat of Elk County, in northwestern Pennsylvania.    Our organization consists of a Victorian Era house containing Victorian style furnishings throughout and includ...
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Elk: Historical Society of St. Mary's and Benzinger

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The city of St. Marys is the product of a spritual movement. This movement by a predominately Bavarian Catholic commune began in 1842 and was driven by a quest for freedom from religious persecution. Fifteen families from Baltimore and four from Philadelphia, all German Catholic immigrants, settl...
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Erie: Historical Society of the Wattsburg Area

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2015
The little borough of 'Wattsburgh' was incorporated in 1833. Forty eight years before, in 1785, a man named David Watts came, saw, liked -and purchased 1,440 acres of land. It was Mr. Watts  for whom the town was named. In 1840 the population of Wattsburgh was 132, by 1880 it had grown to a...
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Franklin: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Franklin County Historical Society - Kittochtinny has been the county's Historical Society from since 1898.  The society's name was changed from the Kittochtinny Historical Society in 2005.  The "Old Jail" at 175 East King Street in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania is home to the Society....
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Fulton: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Fulton County Historical Society Library has a room on the third floor of the newly-renovated Fulton County Library at 227 North First Street in McConnellsburg. The library is handicapped accessible and has elevator service. The Society's room with genealogy and research material is not staff...
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Fulton: Museum: Broad Top Are Coal Miners

Pennsylvania 13 Mar 2015
The society is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of the coal mining and railroading history of the Broad Top Mountain and Coal Field, located in the corners of Huntingdon, Bedford and Fulton counties of south-central Pennsylvania.   http://www.broadtopminersmuseum.com/  ...
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Greene: Genealogical Society of Cornerstone (Waynesburg)

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2015
The Cornerstone Genealogical Society is a non-profit unincorporated organization dedicated to preserving the genealogical history of Greene County, Pennsylvania. The society was formed in 1975 to assist individuals to learn more about their ancestors who, at one time or another, may have resided...
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Greene: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Greene County Historical Society... In 1923, Waynesburg College professor Andrew JacksonWaychoff petitioned the people of Greene County to develop a Historical Society. The John Corbly Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution officially passed a resolution to support the formation...
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Huntingdon: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Huntingdon County Historical Society's mission is to promote the discovery, collection, preservation, and interpretation of material pertaining to the history of Huntingdon County.  That purpose is advanced in four major fields of activity: (1) the acquisition of research collections of...
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Huntingdon: Museum: Broad Top Coal Miners

Pennsylvania 13 Mar 2015
The society is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of the coal mining and railroading history of the Broad Top Mountain and Coal Field, located in the corners of Huntingdon, Bedford and Fulton counties of south-central Pennsylvania.   http://www.broadtopminersmuseum.com/  ...
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Indiana: Historical and Genealogical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
Through a broad range of activities, The Historical and Genealogical Society of Indiana County seeks to promote a greater appreciation of the Indiana community's rich heritage and a better understanding of life today. We invite you to use our site for information and educational purposes.  ...
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Jefferson: Historical Society of Brockway

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
Research Library and Archives:   Our knowledgeable staff and volunteers are available to assist both members and non-members visiting the center for research.  Available in our files are:   Surname, topical and ephemera files (Ephemera is any transitory written or printed matter no...
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Jefferson: Historical Society of Punxsutawney

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
Punxsutawney's Groundhog legend pre-dates the area's first white settlers. The first inhabitants of the area, the Delaware Indians, shared in the Punxsutawney "Groundhog" roots with their own Indian version of "legend and lore."   Punxsutawney was originally a campsite halfway between the Al...
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Jefferson: Historical Society of Reynoldsville

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The purpose of the Reynoldsville Historical Society is to bring together those people who are interested in history, restoration, and historic preservation especially as it pertains to the Reynoldsville Area.   http://www.reynoldsv...calsociety.com/
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John Dinsman

Pennsylvania 11 Jan 2014
Born 1750, Birthplace, Pennsylvania   Volume: 44 Page Number: 87 Reference: Ten "Series" of "Pennsylvnia Archives" have been so far published in from 5 to 31v. Ea. Philadelphia and Harrisburg. 1852- ( We have indexed Series 2, v.2 and v.8 ( early Pa...
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John Robinson Sr. - Last Will & Testament - 10/19/2013

Pennsylvania 30 Dec 2013
John Robinson deceased – The last will and testament of John Robinson of Martic township, Lancaster County. I John Robinson considering the uncertainty of this mortal life, and being of sound mind and memory, do make and constitute this my last will and testament in the manner and form following,...
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John Robinson Sr. Cemetery (in Lancaster County, PA)

Pennsylvania 30 Dec 2013
The attached picture is of an area (Chestnut Level Presbyterian Church cemetery) that Dad and I believe John Robinson Sr. is buried. This part of the cemetery is the old part so it is more likely that there are stones missing than that there are still spaces available. You will notice q...
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Juniata: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
Founded in 1931, the year of the County’s Centennial celebration, the Juniata County Historical Society’s Mission is the discovery, preservation and publication of Juniata County’s history.   http://juniatacounty...calsociety.org/   Our Archives Room is located in the lower level of the...
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Lackawanna: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Lackawanna Historical Society is headquartered at the Catlin House in Scranton’s Hill Section. The former residence of George H. Catlin, an early financier in the city, and his wife, Helen, the home is one of Scranton’s architectural treasures.   http://www.lackawannahistory.org/  ...
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Lackawanna: Historical Society of Jermyn

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
To preserve and maintain the History of the Borough of Jermyn, Pennsylvania, through the collection of accurate written and spoken documentation, photographs and newspaper articles and items that help tell the story of our hometown, Jermyn Pennsylvania.   http://jermynpa.com/...torical-...
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Lawrence: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2015
The Lawrence County Historical Society was charted in 1938. Attorney Charles Young was the founder and served as president until his death in 1943. While the Society remained intact, it was inactive for a number of years. In 1976, during the Bicentennial of the United States, it was revived by Dr...
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Lebanon: Historical Society of Mt Zion

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Mt. Zion Historical Society is a non profit organization founded in 1997 with the purpose and desire of preserving and recognizing the history of the Bennett's Valley in Elk County Pennsylvania. This Mt. Zion Historical Society Web Site is designed to share historical (and genealogy)informati...
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Luzerne: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The mission of the Luzerne County Historical Society is to preserve and promote the collective history and heritage of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.   http://luzernehistory.org/   The Historical Society Museum is currently open 12PM – 2PM Tuesday-Friday and 12PM – 4PM most Saturdays. (P...
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Luzerne: Historical Society of Pittston

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2015
The West Pittston Historical Society was formed in the summer of 2001 when a group of borough residents gathered for the purpose of creating an organization to raise awareness of the historical assets of West Pittston and to preserve them for future generations.   The Society hosts several p...
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Lycoming: Genealogical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Lycoming County Genealogical Society, Inc. (LCGS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the encouragement of research, publication, collection and preservation of genealogical materials. Our members work hard toward the improvement of genealogical research and publication.   The LCGS...
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Lycoming: Historical Society and Taber Museum

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2015
The Lycoming County Historical Society, founded in 1907, is a not-for-profit educational organization with a museum, library and archives. The purpose of LCHS is to discover, collect, preserve, and interpret the prehistorical, historical, and cultural heritage of Northcentral Pennsylvania.  ...
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Lycoming: Historical Society of Muncy

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
Muncy Historical Society and Museum of History, a not-for-profit, all volunteer organization founded in 1936, focuses on preservation and conservation of the rich history and heritage of Muncy and surrounding communities – its people, businesses, education, arts, traditions and folklore – by spon...
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Mercer: Historical Society of Grove City

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
In 1998, the Grove City Area celebrated the 200th anniversary of its founding. During that year, many activities commemorated this anniversary. A book was produced, Reflections of Our Past: Celebrating 200 Years of Grove City, Pennsylvania. A play, Upon These Waters, was written and performe...
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Monroe: Historical of Middle Smithfield

Pennsylvania 12 Mar 2015
All through the French and Indian War and the American Revolution, the area now known as Middle Smithfield was Native American frontier and the site of the majority of attacks on white settlements in Eastern Pennsylvania.  Middle Smithfield Township was established in the year 1794 having be...
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Monroe: Historical Society of Barrett Township

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2015
The Barrett Township Historical Society was formed July 30, 1993. There were 66 charter members.       The mission statement of the Society is to promote the history of Barrett Township and surrounding area. The service of the Society is dedicated to educating diverse audience...
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Pennsylvania Genealogies: Scotch-Irish And German

Pennsylvania 19 Jan 2014
Read 3 chapters in subject title.   There is a chapter on "HAY OR HAYS FAMILY." (De la Haye), "FAMILY OF ROBINSON.", and "GRAY OF PAXTANG.". I suppose it is obvious why the first two are of interest to me; due to our Hoy and Robinson sides of the families. I read through (and traced the line...
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Perry: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2015
The site is being reconstructed, so hopefully it will be available soon.   http://hsofpc.org/
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Quarryville Pa Public Library References On Robinsons - 9...

Pennsylvania 30 Dec 2013
Dad wrote down each instance of Robinson that we believed (based on dates and names) could possibly be our relations. I have highlighted in purple those which I am confident are John Robinson Sr.’s children, including one reference to John Sr. himself on page 972.  Quite a few of the referen...
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Sayre Historical Society

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2014
Only an address.   Sayre Historical Society PO Box 311 Sayre, PA 18840
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Schuylkill: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
We are the official historical society of the county. Our purpose is to discover, procure, and preserve the records of the history of Schuylkill County and any materials which may illustrate that history. The Society has a priceless collection of historical materials of Schuylkill County that is...
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Schuylkill: Historical Society of Shenandoah Area

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
Welcome to the Greater Shenandoah Area Historical Society Web Site! We invite you to visit our site which is devoted to the rich history of Shenandoah and its surrounding patches including Brownsville, Lost Creek, Lost Creek #2, Raven Run, Shenandoah Heights, Turkey Run, and Upper and Lower Willi...
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Schuylkill: Hoy Street - 3/30/2013

Pennsylvania 29 Dec 2013
Attached is a picture of Kaidy and me at the intersection of HOY St. and Liberty St. in Orwigsburg, PA. Ron found this street on the map ahead of time and surprised me; it was wonderful! The woman at the Orwigsburg Historical Society told us it was named after the HOY farm that used to stand on t...
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Search For John Robinson (Jr.)'s Father - 8/28/2013

Pennsylvania 29 Dec 2013
I spent last weekend researching the Robinson side of the family in preparation for our trip to PA during Spring Break next month. Wanted to document here what I have found out so far.   I am searching for the father of John Robinson. For reference, this is the line: Papa – John Milton – Ric...
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Some ROBINSON Surnames Found in Lancaster County

Pennsylvania 25 Jan 2015
The following are pieces of data I found in looking for John Robinson Jr.'s father; I didn't know he was a Jr. at the time until I found his father, last entry below:   John (11 Aug 1790 - 4 May 1861) - Pequea Presbyterian Cemetery, Lancaster County - Isabella Galt Robinson is buried here as...
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The German Reformed Church, and the Church of Holland

Pennsylvania 26 Mar 2014
         It was, however, through the Rev. George Michael Weiss, a native of the Palatinate, on the Rhine, who came to America in 1727, sent by the upper consistory or classis of the Palatinate, and assisted on his way by the classis of Amsterdam, that...
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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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Tioga: Pennsylvania Historical Association

Pennsylvania 20 Feb 2015
The Pennsylvania Historical Association advances knowledge about the heritage and culture of Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic region, because understanding how the past informs the present helps us shape a better future. The Pennsylvania Historical Association achieves its mission by: Publishing...
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Union: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Union County Historical Society, founded in 1906 and reorganized in 1918 and 1963, pursues collections, interpretation and dissemination of local history through lectures, tours, exhibitions, publications, recordings, oral history documentation, historic preservation, support of local sc...
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Venango: Genealogical Society

Pennsylvania 09 Mar 2015
Regular business meetings are held on the 4th Monday of each month, except December. Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Heritage Room of the Oil City Library and are open to the public.   http://www.csonline.net/vengen/
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Venango: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The beginning of the Venango County Historical Society goes back to the year 1957 when a small group of persons, spearheaded by Joseph Reisenman, Jr., gathered to form an organization interested in the preservation of the past history of the area. At the time that a charter was granted in Novembe...
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Washington: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
Headquartered in the LeMoyne House in Washington, PA, the WCHS is dedicated to the ongoing administration/operations of the F. Julius LeMoyne House, LeMoyne Crematory, Frontier History Center and the Norma K. Grimes Research Library. Please take some time to browse our site. We have included a br...
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Wayne: Book - History of Wayne County

Pennsylvania 19 Jan 2015
Digital book is available at Archive.org   https://archive.org/...age/n3/mode/2up   By Phineas Goodrich of Bethany Pennsylvania   Honesdale, Penn   Haines & Beardsley, 1880   TOC:   1- Woodward's Commencement 2- The Indians 3- Wayne County 4. Quadrupeds 5. Birds...
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Wayne: Historical Society

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Wayne County Historical Society was organized on May 26, 1917 and was incorporated in 1922. The purpose and objectives of the Society as stated in its by-laws are: To collect and preserve historical records of persons, places and events in Wayne County To preserve and maintain a research libr...
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Wayne: Historical Society of Damascus

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
ARCHIVE MUSEUM OPEN SATURDAYS 1:00 PM TO 4:00 PM MAY 24th THRU OCTOBER 11 TUESDAY MEETINGS AND PROGRAMS ARE HELD AT THE DAMASCUS TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL BUILDING 60 CONKLIN HILL ROAD, DAMASCUS, PA 18415   http://damascustwp.org/histsoc.html   Damascus Township is a zoned community loca...
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York: Heritage Trust

Pennsylvania 08 Mar 2015
The Mission of the York County Heritage Trust is to inspire the exploration of the history, people and culture of our county, state and nation. As a non-profit organization it utilizes collections, historic sites and museums to help tell the American story.   https://www.yorkheritage.org/...
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York: In what church were John & Eliza married? - 2/2...

Pennsylvania 29 Dec 2013
I found the address for the Bible Christian Church were John Robinson and Eliza Harvey's marriage is registered. It is 1023 Foulkrod Street, Frankford, Philadelphia, PA. Here is a link to the history of the church, written in 1918: http://www.archive.o...ofphilade00phil. You can also download it...
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York: Marriage Record (from York County, PA) for John...

Pennsylvania 29 Dec 2013
This link should take you to a marriage record for John ROBINSON and Eliza Harvey. This John ROBINSON is the ancestor who lists his father as being born in Ireland on one of the censuses. I am still trying to find other records in Pennsylvania for John ROBINSON in order to, hopefully, find his fa...
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