Jefferson County, Pennsylvania
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Welcome to Jefferson County, Pennsylvania
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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.

Cities, Towns, and Villages
Big Run, Brockway, Brookville, Corsica, Crenshaw, Falls Creek, Punxsutawney, Reynoldsville, 

Summerville, Sykesville, Timblin, Worthville


Barnett, Beaver, Bell, Clover, Eldred, Gaskill, Heath, Henderson, Knox, McCalmont, Oliver, Perry, Pinecreek, Polk,

Porter, Ringgold, Rose, Snyder, Union, Warsaw, Washington,  Winslow, Young

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If you would like to submit data for this site,
please Email Jay K. Hall with your submissions.


Birth Records

  • Beulah Cemetery
  • Circle Hill Cemetery
  • Lakelawn Memorial Park
  • Paradise Methodist Church Cemetery (Syphrit Cemetery)
  • Sykesville Memorial Cemetery (Shaffer Cemetery)
Census Records
Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records

History Topics

Marriage Records

Military Records
Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Gleanings

Obituaries and Death Notices
School Records

Wills/Probate Records


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for any of our county sites.


Surrounding Counties

Forest County (north)

Clearfield County (east)

Armstrong County (southwest)

Elk County (northeast)

Indiana County (south)

Clarion County (west)


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