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Welcome to Clinton County Pennsylvania
History and Genealogy

Clinton County is nameds in honor of the seventh Governor of New York State, DeWitt Clinton. It was created on June 21, 1839 from parts of Centre and Lycoming Counties. Its county seat is Lock Haven.


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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.

Clinton County Data Online
Recent Updates
March 2014: Obits: Infant Daughter of Hery and Mary Deiffenbach, Mrs. Racheal Brady - Transcribed by Tammy Clark; Marriage Notice: Schaffer-Miller - Transcribed by Tammy Clark
November 2013: 1883 Pensioners - transcribed by Nancy Overlander
June 2013:
Three Year Volunteer Enlistment Records - Transcribed by Tammy Clark


Miscellaneous Biographies

Obituaries and Death Notices

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

Clinton County PA History - History of Richville, Charlton (Chatham's Run), Phelps' Mills, Pioneer Mills

Marriage Notices and Wedding Announcements


Korean and Vietnam War Casualties - Transcribed by Tammy Clark

World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing Army and Army Air Forces Personnel - Transcribed by Tammy Clark

 Congressional Medal of Honor & Distinguished Service Cross & Distinguished Service Medal Issued by the War Department, 1919 - Transcribed by Tammy Clark

Civil War Three Months' Service Soldiers - Transcribed by Tammy Clark

Three Year Volunteer Enlistment Records
- Transcribed by Tammy Clark

1883 Pensioners - transcribed by Nancy Overlander


Miscellaneous News Paper Articles From the Past  

Boroughs and Census Designated Places

Abdera Avis Bear Swamp Beech Creek Birch
Bitumen Booneville Carroll Castanea Castle Rocks
Cedar Springs Chatham Run (Charlton) Clintondale Cooks Run Crestmont
Draketown Drury Run Dunnstown Eagleton Fields East Beech
East Ferney Eastville Farrandsville Farwell Ferney
Flemington Gallagher Gleasonton Glen Union Greenburr
Hammersley Fork Haneyville Hyner Hyner View J M Junction
Keating Lamar Leidy Lock Haven Lockport
Logan Mills Loganton Mackeyville McElhattan Mill Hall
North Bend Orviston Panther Parvin Phelps Mills
Pine Queens Run Rauchtown Renovo Ritchie
Richville Riverview Rosecrans Rote Salona
Schracktown Shintown South Renovo Spruce Sunset Pines
Swissdale Tamarack Tylersville West Renovo Westport
Whetham Woolrich Youngdale    


Allison Township Bald Eagle Township Beech Creek Township Castanea Township Chapman Township
Colebrook Township Crawford Township Dunnstable Township East Keating Township Gallagher Township
Greene Township Grugan Township Lamar Township Leidy Township Logan Township
Noyes Township Pine Creek Township Porter Township Wayne Township West Keating Township
Woodward Township        

Surrounding Counties

Potter County (north)

Lycoming County (east)

Union County (southeast)

Centre County (south)

Clearfield County (southwest)

Cameron County (west)

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