Welcome to Berks County, Pennsylvania
History and Genealogy

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Volunteers working to put free historical data online.


If you have the desire to help transcribe genealogical data and place it online for the free use of all researchers, contact Nancy to become a host. Volunteer Information is available here.

This County currently does not have a host. This means that there is no one available to help answer your questions about this county's history or to help you with your family's genealogy within this county. WE REGRET THAT WE ARE UNABLE TO DO PERSONAL RESEARCH FOR YOU.

Berks County Data Online


Births & Baptisms

Church Histories

Census' & Tax Lists

Cemetery Listings

Events and Disasters

Historical Societies




Obituaries and Death Notices

Towns and Townships with Their Histories

Recent Updates
January 2016
Obit: KEITH, ROBERT L. - Transcribed by FOFG MB

November 2015
News-Accidents: Isabella Amelia Mengle Accidently Poisoned, George W. Manbeck Killed after Being Struck by Auto
Misc News: Al. E. Kilmer Estate Goes to Widow for Life
Obit: William H. Howden

September 2015
Death Notice: Geo. G. DRIES

Past Updates

Surrounding Counties

Schuykill County (north)

Montgomery County (southeast)

Lancaster County (southwest)

Lehigh County (northeast)

Chester County (south)

Lebanon County (west)

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