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History and Genealogy

Crawford County was created on March 12, 1800 from part of Allegheny County and named for Colonel William Crawford. Its county seat is Meadville.


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.

Crawford County Information





Recent Updates
June 2014: Obit: Mrs. Catherine Bosworth -Transcribed by Jim Dezotell
February 2014: 1883 Pensioners - Transcribed by Vicki Bryan
June 2013: Civil War Three Year Volunteer Enlistment Records - Transcribed by Tammy Clark

Crawford County Data Online







Miscellaneous News Paper Articles From the Past  1828 News: Co. Magaw's Paper Mill, New Meadville Gazette, Joseph Sloan Killed by Lightning

Boroughs and Census Designated Places

Adamsville Atlantic Blooming Valley Cambridge Springs Canadohta Lake
Centerville Cochranton Conneaut Lake Conneaut Lakeshore Conneautville
Fredericksburg Geneva Guys Mills Harmonsburg Hartstown
Hydetown Lincolnville Linesville Meadville Pymatuning Central
Pymatuning North Pymatuning South Saegertown Spartansburg Springboro
Titusville Townville Venango    


Athens Township Beaver Township Bloomfield Township Cambridge Township Conneaut Township
Cussewago Township East Fairfield Township East Fallowfield Township East Mead Township Fairfield Township
Greenwood Township Hayfield Township North Shenango Township Oil Creek Township Pine Township
Randolph Township Richmond Township Rockdale Township Rome Township Sadsbury Township
South Shenango Township Sparta Township Spring Township Steuben Township Summerhill Township
Summit Township Troy Township Union Township Venango Township Vernon Township
Wayne Township West Fallowfield Township West Mead Township West Shenango Township Woodcock Township

Surrounding Counties

Erie County (north)

Warren County (east)

Venango County (southeast)

Mercer County (south)

Trumbull County, Ohio (southwest)

Ashtabula County, Ohio (west)

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