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Centre County Data Online

Recent updates

December 2014: Bio: James E. Keenan - Transcribed by Veneta McKinney
October 2014: News: Joseph Miles Rolling and Saw Mill Destroyed
March 2014: Obits: Charles Huston - Transcribe by Tammy Clark
February 2014: 1883 Pensioners
- Transcribed by Vicki Bryan
August 2013: News: Clover Mill Destroyed by Fire (1829)
June 2013
: Obit: ANDERSON, WILLIAM B. - Transcribed by Kim Mohler.
May 2013: Civil War Three Year Volunteer Enlishment Records - Transcribed by Tammy Clark
October 2012: Photo: Kline A. Miller, Madisonburg, Centre Co. Pa. - Contributed by Karen Fyock
March 2012: News: Mr. P. Cambridge Attacked by Panther, Deaths: Godfrey Schmelcher, Marriage Notice: Duncan-Hayes





  • 1847 History of Centre County [Source: Rupp, I. Daniel. History and topography of Northumberland, Huntingdon, Mifflin, Centre, Union, Columbia, Juniata and Clinton Counties, Pa. ]





Boroughs and Census Designated Places

Aaronsburg Bellefonte Blanchard Boalsburg Centre Hall
Clarence Coburn Houserville Howard Ingleby
Julian Lemont Madisonburg Milesburg Millheim
Monument North Philipsburg Park Forest Village Philipsburg Pine Glen
Pine Grove Mills Pleasant Gap Port Matilda Ramblewood Rebersburg
Sandy Ridge Snow Shoe South Philipsburg Spring Mills State College
Stormstown Unionville Woodward Zion  


Benner Township Boggs Township Burnside Township College Township Curtin Township
Ferguson Township Gregg Township Haines Township Halfmoon Township Harris Township
Howard Township Huston Township Liberty Township Marion Township Miles Township
Patton Township Penn Township Rush Township Potter Township Snow Shoe Township
Spring Township Taylor Township Union Township Walker Township Worth Township

Surrounding Counties

Clinton County (north)

Union County (east)

Mifflin County (southeast)

Huntingdon County (south)

Blair County (south)

Clearfield County (west)

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