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History and Genealogy

Jefferson County was created on March 26, 1804 from part of Lycoming County and named for then President Thomas Jefferson. Its county seat is Brookville.


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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.

Jefferson County Updates
July 2014: Bio: CARRIER, Charles Frank - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
May 2014: News: Rattlesnake Destruction; Bio: DANIEL NULPH - Transcribed by Laurel Durham
March 2014: Obit: Robert Brady - Transcribed by Tammy Clark
October 2013: 1883 Pensioners - Transcribed by Barb Yeagley
June 2013:
Civil War Three Year Volunteer Enlistment Records - Transcribed by Tammy Clark
October 2012
: Bio: WILLIAM E. SIMPSON - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
March 2012: Obituary: Mrs. Thomas McAdoo, Paul Hughes; News: Kittanning Brewing Company Plead Guilty

Jefferson County Data Online







Boroughs and Census Designated Places

Adrian Mines Alaska Albion Allens Mills Anita
Barnes Battle Hollow Baxter Beechton Beechtree
Beechwoods Bells Mills Big Run Blowtown Bowersville
Brockway Brookville Cloe Coal Glen Coder
Colon Conifer Content Coolspring Corbettown
Corsica Cortez Coulter Cramer Crawfordtown
Crenshaw Deemers Crossroads Desire Detwood Dixon Corner
Dora East Branch Egypt Elbell Ella
Emerickville Erie Junction Fairview Falls Creek Fordham
Foxburg Frostburg Fuller Green Briar Green Valley
Hamilton Harmony Harveys Run Hazen Heathville
Horatio Hormtown Howe Iowa Kahletown
Knox Dale Lanes Mills Langville Markton McGarey
McMinns Summit Meredith Munderf Norman North Freedom
North Sulger O'Donnell Ohl Oliveburg Pancoast
Panic Pansy Pardus Pinecreek Port Barnett
Porter Prescottville Punxsutawney Ramsaytown Rathmel
Red Mill Reitz Reynoldsville Richardsville Riker
Ringgold Robertsville Rockdale Roseville Sandy Valley
Schoffner Corner Sigel Smith Summit Smithtown
Soldier Spindletown Sportsburg Sprankle Mills Stanton
Stump Creek Sugar Hill Sulger Summerville Sunrise
Sykesville Tait Timblin Troy Valier
Walston Warsaw Westville Winslow Wishaw


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Gaskill Township Heath Township Henderson Township Knox Township McCalmont Township
Oliver Township Perry Township Pine Creek Township Polk Township Porter Township
Ringgold Township Rose Township Snyder Township Union Township Warsaw Township
Washington Township Winslow Township Young Township    

Surrounding Counties

Forest County (north)

Clearfield County (east)

Armstrong County (southwest)

Elk County (northeast)

Indiana County (south)

Clarion County (west)

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