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If you have the desire to help transcribe genealogical data and place it online for the free use of all researchers, contact Nancy or Kim 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.

Chester County Data Online

Recent Updates:
July 2015:
Death Notice: Gen. Philip Benner - transcribed by V. Bryan
Marriage Records From the Journal of American Ancestry Vol. 6-7
Moore Land Warrants

December 2014: Bio: HINDMAN, SAMUEL - Transcribed by Veneta McKinney
Octobe 2014: THE NAMES OF THE EARLY SETTLERS OF DARBY TOWNSHIP, CHESTER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA - transcribed by Camelia; Crime News: Edward Williams Sentenced for Murder, Jabez Boyd Murders William Patton
May 2014: Bios: DAVIS John R W; DONAHOWER Fred A; DUNWOODY William Hood - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
April 2014: Bio: CALHOUN, Joseph Painter - transcribed by Kim Mohler
December 2013: Deeds - Stephen S. and Mary S. Speakman and Catherine O Smith - Relinquishment of Deed
October 2013: 1883 Pensioners - Transcribed by Judy Ziesmer
August 2013: Obit: PHINEAS SANBORN CONNER, CALVIN ALONZO SPENCER - Transcribed by Kim Mohler; Obits: Jesse Myers, George A. Fairlamb, Samuel Cochran - Transcribed by NP FOFG
June 2013: Obits: BONSALL, DR. JESSE R.; BULL, ANN JACOBS - Transcribed by Kim Mohler.
May 2013: Civil War Three Year Volunteer Enlishment Records - Transcribed by Tammy Clark
March 2013 : Bio: GEORGE W. KIRK - Submitted by M.K.Krogman.



Gravestone Inscriptions in the Churchyard of Saint Peter's in the Great Valley 1700-1940  - Contributed by Vicki Hartman







Surrounding Counties

Berks County (north)

Montgomery County (northeast)

Delaware County (east)

Lancaster County (west)

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