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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.

BIOGRAPHIES

CENSUS RECORDS AND TAX LISTS

COURT RECORDS

DEATHS

CEMETERIES

 HISTORY

MARRIAGES

 MILITARY

NEWSPAPERS

WILL AND PROBATE RECORDS

Recent Updates


July 2015
Miscellaneous Cemetery Inscriptions from Carlisle Cemetery
Bell-Quigley Marriage Record
Marriage Records from the Journal of American Ancestry Vol. 6-7
Will Abstracts from the Journal of American Ancestry Vol. 6-7
Court Records: Land Deed - John Moore

November 2014: Marriage Notices: Brandon-Craighead, Rocky-Davis, Denwiddie-Bolander, Gleer-Blaser, Myers-Klopper, Mixell-Varner, Grandone-Anderson, McCune-Green; News-Accidents and Disasters: Rachel Friese Killed by Lightning, Six horses Instantly Killed by Lightning, 1830 Hail Damage, Peter Bricker's Barn Destroyed by Fire; Obits: Mrs. Hester Baker, William Crawford, Jacob Feree, William G. Garner, John Nickell
1914 Community News and Local Gossip: Lemoyne News, Mechanicsburg News, New Cumberland News, Shepherdstown News, West Shore News
September 2014: Bio: Lewis C Sharon
May 2014: Marriage Notices: Menich-Stoner, Tauser-Miller, Mahon-Neill, Baugher-Brooks, Hassinger-Gibson, Steinour-Seip; Death Notices: C. Miller, Alexander M'Farland ; 1829 News- Disasters and Accidents: Gray's Stables Destroyed, Mrs. Harper Seriously Injured and Child Killed in Accident, Son of John Devinie Killed by Fall; Bios: ROBERT J. COFFEY - Transcribed By Joanne Scobee Morgan; Geesaman Alfred M - Transcribed by Nancy Overlander
February 2014: 1883 Pensioners - Transcribed by Barb Yeagley
June 2013: Civil War Three Year Volunteer Enlistment Records - Transcribed by Tammy Clark
Mar 2013: Bios: Ben F. Keck - transcribed by Sandra Stutzman

Cumberland County Data Online

BIOGRAPHIES

CENSUS RECORDS AND TAX LISTS

COURT RECORDS

DEATHS

HISTORY

MARRIAGES

 

Surrounding Counties

Adams County (south)

 Franklin County (west)

 Dauphin County (northeast)

Perry County (north)

 York County (southeast)


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