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Eastern Monroe Public Library
The Digital Research Library -University of Pittsburgh's University
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Pennsylvania State Archives
Order Birth and Death Records Online!
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Records 1803 - 1915
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Marriage Indexs 1885 - 1951
Pennsylvania Genealogical Society
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Presbyterian Historical Society PA
Bucks County Pennsylvania History and Genealogy
Cyndis List - Pennsylvania
Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Civil War Era Newspaper Collection
Pennsylvania Historic Newspapers
Pennsylvania History & Genealogy Books Online
Pennsylvania Volunteers of the Civil War
Philadelphia Press (1857-1920)
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
The Newspaper Archives of Green Free Library
United States Resources: Pennsylvania
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I have hit a brick wall that seems no one and I mean no one can break through. Johan Carmany b. 1779 and Maria Esterline b. 1780 have 12 Children one being Elizabeth Carmany/Karmany b. 8 Dec 1801Lebanon County Pa, that we know of. The SAR has…Continue
I was wondering if anyone can find a name for me on a passenger list? I was told this information from a source not too credible so I want to research it myself. His name is Peter Gunter, or Gunder, Gunty, Gundy, Gunter, but his name is now Van…Continue
Hello everyoneI am new here and am looking to find info about GAunt Sarah Keyes who was born in Limerick Ireland in 1876 and lived in Philadelphia around 1910. I cant find her on ship records leaving Ireland. She married ?TRAINOR but I can't find…Continue
I am hoping someone here can help me to find a book. My 3 x Grandfatherwas Samuel Miles and his Grandfather was the mayor of Pittsburgh, there is also a town names after this family, Milesburg. There was a book written on the Miles Family HIstory…Continue
These Averys seem to appear out of no where and then disappear.My great great grandfather, Jacob Avery was born ca 1784 in PA according to the census. We are not sure of his spouse, but may be Rachel. Jacob died in the 1860's and is most likely…Continue
Abraham (William) Carle was born in 1780 in Pennsylvania according to the US & International Marriage Records and married, in Pennsylvania, Elizabeth Margaret West, born 1794 in Maryland. Elizabeth is buried in the Ridlen Cemetery in Iowa. We…Continue
I have traced my family surname, ARNEY, back to a Jacob Arney (????-1782)Jacob Arney's first Wife, was Anna Ursula KRON (1722-1761)She arrived, from Essenheim, Germany, with her family in 1741.Together, Jacob and Anna Ursula Arney, had four "known"…Continue
I've traced my line back to the Indiana County area of Pennsylvania. I've found Charles in 1810 in that county but I'm not sure how to figure out who his parents are. So, I thought maybe if I could find his marriage record that would help.He could…Continue
I know Jesse brown, came from Vermont. He founded a settlement & post office in brown hill, PA, which was named after him. Have no info on his father. John Wesley Kerr, moved to Huron county Michigan , from PA. Looking for a connection to…Continue