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Blairsville-1871 from Indiana County Parks and Recreation

Blairsville — about 1871


County Info

The county seat is Indiana (the town)

Created from portions of Westmoreland & Lycoming counties on March 30 1803, but was administered by Westmoreland County until its organization November 3, 1806

Named after the original inhabitants of the area.
— Was also known to the earliest settlers as
"Indian country west of the Alleghenies."

"Christmas Tree Capital of the World"
"Boyhood home of actor Jimmy Stewart
(and decendent of the early pioneer of this county)"


Adjacent Counties

Jefferson County (north)
Clearfield County (northeast)
Cambria County (southeast)
Westmoreland County (south)
Armstrong County (west)

Website Updates


2017


7 April 2017
OBITUARIES
      William Finley ALLSHOUSE, Amos T ANTHONY, Myrtle CALHOUN, Mrs. Elizabeth CROSS, Mrs Alma ELLIS, James FORSHA, Ellorea Virginia McDONALD, Iva MYERS, David STEPHENS, & James WILEY

March 2017
OBITUARIES:
      Clarence BENSE, Esther CONRAD, Emma Sowers GEARY, Lizzie HUGHES, Edna KUNKLE, Susan MARUK, Ella RAY, Lyman SHAFFER, Minta WELSHONSE

11 March 2017
ACCIDENTS...NEWS — House burned: Heirs of Chas Campbell (1895)
CRIME NEWS: — Arrested For Train Jumping (1895)
ENGAGEMENT NEWS: — BENNETT - WILLIAMS
ILL, INJURED & HEALING NEWS: — Baseball Player Insane (1903)
MESSAGE BOARD:
      — Rudish/Rudosh Family query
      — David McCune query



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