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History and Genealogy

Clearfield County was created on March 26, 1804 from parts of Huntingdon and Lycoming Counties but was administered as part of Centre County until 1812. Its county seat is Clearfield..


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.

Clearfield County Data Online

Recent Updates

May 2014: Marriage Notice: Patton-McEnally - transcribed by Tammy Clark
November 2013: 1883 Pensioners - transcribed by Glenda Stevens
June 2013:
Three Year Volunteer Enlistment Records - Transcribed by Tammy Clark
March 2013: HON. JAMES T. JOHNSON - Transcribed by Sandra Stutzman
October 2012
: Bio: JOHN LONDON - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
July 2012: Obituary: MRS GERTRUDE SHUGERTS - Contributed by Judy Roberts
March 2012: Death Notice: Son of Mr. Dixon, Israel Corp
February 2012: Obituary: Mrs. A.M. Stoffer - Transcribed by Donald Buncie


Clearfield County Births - Contributed by Nancy Washell

Biographies and Sketches:



Obituaries and Death Notices

 1843 History of Clearfield County (Source:  Historical Collections of the State of Pennsylvania, by Sherman Day)

Marriage Notices and Wedding Announcements




Boroughs and Census Designated Places

Brisbin Burnside Chester Hill Clearfield Coalport
Curwensville DuBois Falls Creek Glen Hope Grampian
Houtzdale Hyde Irvona Lumber City Mahaffey
New Millport Newburg New Washington Osceola Mills Plymptonville
Ramey Sandy Treasure Lake Troutville Whitmer's Run
Wallaceton Westover      


Beccaria Township Bell Township Bigler Township Bloom Township Boggs Township
Bradford Township Brady Township Burnside Township Chest Township Cooper Township
Covington Township Decatur Township Ferguson Township Girard Township Goshen Township
Graham Township Greenwood Township Gulich Township Huston Township Jordan Township
Karthaus Township Knox Township Lawrence Township Morris Township Penn Township
Pike Township Pine Township Sandy Township Union Township Woodward Township

Surrounding Counties

Elk County (north) Clinton County (northeast) Blair County (southeast) Indiana County (west)
Cameron County (north) Centre County (east) Cambria County (south) Jefferson County (west)

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